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SACE 2 Year 12

Legal Studies 1st Edition

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First Edition
Year 12 Publication
ISBN: 978‐1-925505-40-5
  • Peter Cavouras 
  • Danielle Cioffi 
  • John McCall 

The Essentials Workbooks and Key Ideas Textbooks are designed to support the teaching of SACE Stage 1 and 2 subjects in South Australia.

The SACE 2 Legal Studies Essentials Workbook 1st Edition has been written to address the current SACE 2 Legal Studies Subject Outline. With an author team of Danielle Cioffi and John McCall with Peter Cavouras as the Chief Editor, this new product consists of conceptual theory, questions, activities and links that address the updated SACE 2 Legal Studies course.


Table of Contents

  • Introduction
    • Course Overview
    • Essential Skills
  • Focus Area 1: Sources of Law
    • Australian Legal System
    • Parliament
    • Legislation
    • Delegated Legislation
    • Court Hierachy and Case Law
    • Supervision of Lawmaking
    • Diverse Groups and Lawmaking
    • Evaluation of Sources of Law in Australia
  • Focus Area 2: Dispute Resolution
    • Features of the Adversary System
    • Resolving disputes with Trial
    • Key Features and Principles of Criminal and Civil Law
    • Inquisitorial Systems
    • Diverse Groups, Access to Justice, and the Adversary System
    • Evaluation of Dispute Resolution in Australia
  • Optional Area 1: The Constitution (Option Area)
    • The Origins of Australia’s Constitutional System
    • The Underlying Principles and Key Features of Australia’s Constitutional System
    • The Constitution and Australia’s Relationship with other countries
    • Diverse groups and individuals in the Australian community and the Constitution
    • Bill of Rights
    • An Australian Republic
    • Evaluation of Australia’s Constitutional System