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SACE 2 Year 12

Legal Studies 1st Edition (2021)

$55.00 inc. GST This item will be released March 8, 2021.

Available February 2021

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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 (2021) is a new product that has been written to address the updated SACE 2 Subject Outline in Legal Studies for 2021. With an author team of Peter Cavouras, Danielle Cioffi and John McCall, this new product consists of conceptual theory, questions, activities and links for the updates SACE 2 Legal Studies course.

More information to come closer to release date.

Release date February 2021


Table of Contents

  • Guidelines
  • Assessment Requirements
  • Examination hints and preparation
  • Topic 1: The Australian Legal System
    • The functions of law
    • Types of law
    • The basis of Government in Australia
  • Topic 2: Constitutional Government
    • Features and Principles of Constitutional Government
    • Constitutional Development of the Commonwealth
    • The Australian Constitution
    • Australia™s Global Links
    • Rights of Indigenous People
    • Analysis of the Constitutional System
  • Topic 3: Lawmaking
    • Legislation
    • Resolution of deadlocks
    • Methods of supervising legislation
    • Delegated Legislation
    • Methods of supervising Delegated Legislation
    • Analysis of Legislation and Delegated Legislation
    • Case law Doctrine of Precedent
    • Relationship between Legislation and Case Law
  • Topic 4: Justice Systems
    • Alternative dispute resolution
    • Adversarial system
    • Court hierarchy
    • Criminal justice system
    • Jury system
    • Civil justice system
    • Inquisitorial System
    • Analysis of justice systems
  • Topic 5: The Family and the Law
    • Relationships in Australia
    • Breakdown of relationships
    • Children and Relationship Breakdown
    • De Facto Relationships
    • Analysis of Family Law
    • Reforms in Family Law
    • Table of Cases
    • Suggested Solution to Exercises
  • Index