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SACE 2 Year 12

Legal Studies Key Ideas

$73.00 $63.00 inc. GST
SKU: S2LEGALTX Category:
Second Edition
Year 12 Publication
ISBN: 978-1-921548-08-6
  • Geof Bailey 

Discounted due to creased covers

The available copies of the SACE 2 Legal Studies Key Ideas Textbook have cosmetic damage to the cover (creases in the gloss coating, shown in the image below). The pages are perfectly fine and unblemished.

Cover damage, SACE 2 Legal Studies Key Ideas Textbook
Cover, SACE 2 Legal Studies Key Ideas Textbook

These discounted books are final sale (no returns or refunds).

A new run of books is currently being printed and will be available towards the end of February 2019. These will be sold at the regular price. If you would like to reserve one of the new copies, please email [email protected]


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

The 2nd edition of the Key Ideas Textbook covers the Australian Legal System, Constitutional Government, Lawmaking, and Justice Systems, according to the SACE 2 Subject Outline.

Table of Contents

  • Topic 1: The Australian Legal System
    • Chapter 1: The Functions of the Law
    • Chapter 2: Types of Law
    • Chapter 3: The Basis of Government in Australia
  • Topic 2: Constitutional Government
    • Chapter 4: Constitutional Development of the Commonwealth
    • Chapter 5: The Australian Constitutions
    • Chapter 6: Australia’s Global Links
    • Chapter 7: Rights of Indigenous People
    • Chapter 8: A Critical Analysis of the Constitutional System
  • Topic 3:: Lawmaking
    • Chapter 9: Legislation
    • Chapter 10: Delegated Legislation
    • Chapter 11: Case Law
    • Chapter 12: A Critical Analysis of the Different Methods of Lawmaking
  • Topic 4: Justice Systems
    • Chapter 13: Justice Systems
    • Chapter 14: The Jury System
    • Chapter 15: Criminal Justice System
    • Chapter 16: Civil Justice System
    • Chapter 17: The Inquisitional System
    • Chapter 18: A Critical Analysis of the Justice System
  • Glossary
  • Latin and Other Terms
  • List of Statutes and Court Cases
  • Index