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    This paper considers theoretical and practical aspects of not-for-profit law, using a national and international perspective.

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    Paper title Special Topic: Not-for-Profit Law
    Subject Law
    EFTS 0.1
    Points 15 points
    Teaching period Not offered in 2024 (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $730.20
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    96 LAWS points
    Pre or Corequisite
    Any 200-level LAWS paper not already passed
    Limited to
    LLB, LLB(Hons)
    (i) Not all optional papers will be available in any given year. (ii) Summer School students who have not passed the normal prerequisites, or are not taking the programmes specified above, may be admitted with approval from the Dean of Law.
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    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Global perspective, Teamwork.
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    Learning Outcomes
    • Knowledge of basic not-for-profit law and activity in New Zealand, Australia and other jurisdictions
    • Knowledge of theoretical, political and practical questions relating to not-for-profit law and activity
    • The ability to deal with legal problems arising from not-for-profit law and activity
    • The ability to advise clients about not-for-profit law and activity
    • The ability to adapt knowledge about New Zealand not-for-profit law to analysis and application of analogous law in other jurisdictions


    Not offered in 2024

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