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Legal Studies Stage 2
Subject outline

Version 2.0
For teaching in Australian and SACE International schools from January 2022 to December 2022.
For teaching in SACE International schools only from May/June 2022 to March 2023. Accredited in June 2020 for teaching at Stage 2 from 2021.
Accredited in June 2020 for teaching at Stage 2 from 2021. See subject changes.

Stage 2 | Subject outline | Subject changes

Summary of subject changes for 2022

The digital version of the subject outline will be updated in January 2022.

Assessment design criteria

Reword 'AE1' to read: 'Analysis and evaluation of legal principles, processes, or problems'.

Performance standards

Under 'Analysis and Evaluation (AE1)' in the 'B, C, and D grade bands, remove 'application' and replace with 'evaluation'.

Competing tensions

Delete the word 'competing' from the concept of 'competing rights and responsibilities'.