2020 final year of teaching | Green box

 

2020 is the last year of teaching the current Stage 1 and Stage 2 Legal Studies. The renewed Stage 1 and Stage 2 Legal Studies will be taught from 2021.

Stage 1

Stage 1
Legal Studies

Stage 1 Legal Studies is a 10-credit subject or a 20-credit subject that consists of the following topics:

  • Topic 1 – Law and Society
  • Topic 2 – People, Structures, and Processes
  • Topic 3 – Law-making
  • Topic 4 – Justice and Society
  • Topic 5 – Young People and the Law
  • Topic 6 – Victims and the Law
  • Topic 7 – Motorists and the Law
  • Topic 8 – Young Workers and the Law
  • Topic 9 – Relationships and the Law

Students complete a study of Topic 1 followed by a study of topics selected from either those listed above or alternative topics developed by teachers in collaboration with students.

For general information about Stage 1 subjects, see Teaching Stage 1.

For workshops and PLATO courses, see Professional learning.