Legal Method A - LEGAL103 (2024)

This paper introduces students to the study and practice of law in New Zealand. With a particular focus on criminal law, the paper will teach you the basics of legal methods, including legal research, reasoning, opinion writing, statutory interpretation and case analysis.

With a particular focus on crimes, this paper will teach the basics of Legal Method, including legal research, reasoning, statutory interpretation, case analysis and opinion writing.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0
Restriction(s): LEGAL105, LEGAL205

Note: This paper will be delivered in Tauranga via 2 hour in person small group workshops taught by our Tauranga campus based Teaching Fellows. Lectures will generally be available via videoconference delivered from our Hamilton campus (and will be recorded). Selected lectures may be delivered in person in Tauranga.

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
24A (HAM)A Trimester : 26 Feb 2024 - 23 Jun 2024 Hamilton
LEGAL103-24A (HAM) is offered in a FLEXI mode. No online elements of this paper require student engagement at specific times / days.
24A (TGA)A Trimester : 26 Feb 2024 - 23 Jun 2024 Tauranga
LEGAL103-24A (TGA) is offered in a FLEXI mode. No online elements of this paper require student engagement at specific times / days.

Timetabled Lectures for Legal Method A (LEGAL103)

DayStartEndRoomDates
LEGAL103-24A (HAM)
Mon10:00 AM11:00 AML.G.01Feb 26 - Jun 2
LEGAL103-24A (TGA)
Mon10:00 AM11:00 AMFeb 26 - Jun 2

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for LEGAL103 for more details


Indicative Fees for Legal Method A (LEGAL103)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
24A (HAM) $913 $4554
24A (TGA) $913 $4554
You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.
Tuition fees shown below are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment - please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information.

Paper Outlines

The following paper outlines are available for Legal Method A (LEGAL103).
If your paper occurrence is not listed contact the Faculty or School office.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Disciplinary Foundation Papers | Law

Other available years: Legal Method A - LEGAL103 (2023) , Legal Method A - LEGAL103 (2022) , Legal Method A - LEGAL103 (2021) , Legal Method A - LEGAL103 (2020) , Legal Method A - LEGAL103 (2019) , Legal Method- Research and Statutory Interpretation - LEGAL103 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 22 February 2024 8:39am
Indicative fees current as of : 24 February 2024 4:32am

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