|Short Description:||Land Contracts|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts|
|School or Department :||School of Law and Justice|
|Student contribution band :||Band 3|
|ASCED code :||090901 - Business and Commercial Law|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
|Version produced :||10 August 2020|
Pre-requisite: (LAW2202 or LAW1123 or LAW5602 or LAW5123) and (LAW3203 or LAW2213 or LAW5703 or LAW5213)
Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at http://www.usq.edu.au/current-students/support/computing/hardware.
The course will provide a comprehensive coverage of the law of land contracts. The course will examine the major elements in a land contract from pre-contract negotiations to post transfer rights and obligations. Students will be expected to draft various clauses applicable to the standard land contract to overcome various problematic situations and know the standard land contract conditions in detail. Easements and other common title encumbrances will be considered. Whilst some emphasis is placed on a residential land transfer, the peculiarities of commercial, rural, strata title land contracts are also considered.
|Semester 2, 2020||Online|