Series 286 - Course materials from the ANU College of Law

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Course materials from the ANU College of Law


  • 1988 - 2012 (Creation)

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(1960 - 2006)

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The University's Faculty of Law was inherited from the amalgamation of the University with Canberra University College in 1961 as part of the School of General Studies, then The Faculties in 1980. The Legal Workshop was introduced in the Faculty in 1972 and provided an alternative to taking articles as a means to enter the profession after completing the ANU Bachelor of Laws. In 2006 it was incorporated into the ANU College of Law.

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(2006 -)

Biographical history

In 2006 the Australian National University introduced a new governance structure whereby the Faculties, Research Schools, and Centres were grouped into Colleges. The ANU College of Law was established and incorporated the Faculty of Law and the Legal Workshop.

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The course materials, commonly known as ‘bricks’, are for courses offered by the Faculty of Law and include an outline of the course, lists of lectures and tutorials, assessment plans, reading lists, and copies of articles and other readings.


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By subject and year

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Open access

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Prepared by Maggie Shapley on 31 January 2008; revised 22 March 2010.




Current controlling entity: Australian National University

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