Level 2 Legal Studies

2LST
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. van der Peet

This course gives students an understanding of the law in New Zealand as it relates to their lives and society. It strives to empower students to be active, engaged citizens by equipping them with the knowledge and skills to successfully participate and create change in their communities. It involves field trips, guest speakers, research of current and historical cases, assignment and booklet work.


Pathway

Level 3 Legal Studies

Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 1979 v10 Describe employment agreements
2
I
3
U.S. 4261 v6 Identify legal rights and obligations in relation to motor vehicle ownership and operation
2
I
3
U.S. 8545 v5 Describe factors contributing to, and consequences of, crime
2
I
3
U.S. 8552 v5 Describe legal consequences and protections relating to domestic violence and child abuse
2
I
3
U.S. 8555 v5 Describe the objectives and application of consumer law
2
I
3
U.S. 10337 v5 Describe the legal rights and personal responsibilities of secondary school students
2
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.