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The general principles of crimes against property rights with particular emphasis on Part 10 of the Crimes Act 1961.
Crime and Property covers a range of topics in which there is an interface between the principles of criminal law and property law.
|Paper title||Crime and Property|
|Teaching period||Semester 1 (On campus)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$691.30|
|International Tuition Fees||Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.|
- LAWS 201 and LAWS 203 and 36 further 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) May not be credited together with LAWS474 passed in 2004-2007.
- More information link
- View more information on the Faculty of Law's website
- Teaching staff
- Professor Margaret Briggs
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- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship,
Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy,
Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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- Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this paper will be better informed in practice to support their clients in criminal matters relating to property offending, including theft, obtaining by deception, receiving, burglary and computer offences.