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Legal Studies Stage 1
Subject outline

Version 4.0 - For teaching in 2024.
Accredited in June 2020 for teaching at Stage 1 from 2021. 

Stage 1 | Subject outline | Capabilities | Numeracy


In this subject, students extend and apply their numeracy capability by, for example:

  • investigating, compiling, interpreting and evaluating quantitative data through observations, searches, and interviews
  • developing concepts of time, space, and number in relation to the institutions and operations of the Australian and/or other legal systems
  • understanding and using graphs, diagrams, and statistics
  • using graphical illustrations to convey meaning
  • predicting outcomes from data 
  • analysing data in order to supply evidence for or against an argument.