Legal Studies encourages an understanding of the operation of the Australian legal system, its principles and processes and prepares students to be informed and articulate about the Law and Society. Students will focus on areas of Sources of Law and Dispute Resolution. Optional areas may include the Australian Constitution and When Rights Collide.
40% – Folio
30% – Inquiry
30% – Examination
Stage 1 Legal Studies is a recommended subject but is not a prerequisite for Stage 2 Legal Studies. High literacy levels are recommended for this subject.