LAWS304 - Evidence

10 cp
Prerequisites LAWS106 Criminal Law and Procedure
Teaching Organisation 4 hours per week for twelve weeks or equivalent.

Evidence deals with the law governing the information and materials that can be placed before courts and other tribunals when they are hearing criminal cases, or adjudicating civil disputes. The focus of this unit is the Victorian Evidence Act 2008 which provides a law of evidence that is uniform with the law of the Commonwealth and NSW (and the NT from 2012).