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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 | Concepts


Students develop an understanding of the following concepts:

  • rights
  • fairness and justice
  • power
  • change.

These concepts underpin each of the focus areas of study and provide a rich platform for discussion and analysis. Big questions allow for exploration of these concepts in each focus area. Students examine scenarios and the law to substantiate an argument and/or support a recommendation.

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