Legal Ethics - LEGAL436 (2024)

An introduction to the concept of a profession and the ethical and professional duties of practitioners and an introduction to ethical analysis, the applicability of legal analysis to legal practice and the wider responsibilities of lawyers in the community.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Internal assessment / examination: 50:50
Restriction(s): LAWS436

Note: This paper is moderated under accreditation requirements of the New Zealand Council of Legal Education and is required for admission to the Bar in New Zealand.

Any LAWS coded papers in the Legal System, Public Law, Contracts, Torts, Criminal Law, Land Law, Equity and Succession, and Legal Ethics completed before 2019 will become stale in 2028 and students wishing to be admitted to the Bar should make a stale application to the New Zealand Council of Legal Education.

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
24A (HAM)A Trimester : 26 Feb 2024 - 23 Jun 2024 Hamilton
LEGAL436-24A (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
LEGAL436-24A (TGA) is offered in a FLEXI mode. No online elements of this paper require student engagement at specific times / days.

Timetabled Lectures for Legal Ethics (LEGAL436)

DayStartEndRoomDates
LEGAL436-24A (HAM)
Fri2:00 PM4:00 PML.G.01Feb 26 - Jun 2
LEGAL436-24A (TGA)
Fri2:00 PM4:00 PMTCBD.2.03Feb 26 - Jun 2

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for LEGAL436 for more details


Indicative Fees for Legal Ethics (LEGAL436)

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 Ethics (LEGAL436).
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Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Ethics | Law

Other available years: Legal Ethics - LEGAL436 (2023) , Legal Ethics - LEGAL436 (2022) , Legal Ethics - LEGAL436 (2021) , Legal Ethics - LEGAL436 (2020) , Legal Ethics - LEGAL436 (2019) , Legal Ethics - LEGAL436 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 27 February 2024 10:33am
Indicative fees current as of : 2 March 2024 4:32am

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