LAWS671-24CY (C) Cross Year 2024

Legal Research Paper 1

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 15 July 2024
End Date: Sunday, 6 July 2025
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 18 August 2024
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 6 April 2025


The aims for the course are for students to be able to engage in self-directed learning and study. Students will produce a 7000-word legal research paper, based on highly-developed legal research and writing skills; a critical understanding of the key principles relevant to the subject of the legal research paper; and the ability to analyse key issues relevant to a legal problem of some complexity and to offer solutions to that problem.

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.


Admission to LLM candidature. Head of Department Mandatory.

Course Coordinator

For further information see Faculty of Law Head of Department

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,066.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Faculty of Law .

All LAWS671 Occurrences

  • LAWS671-24CY (C) Cross Year 2024
  • LAWS671-24FY (C) Full Year (February to February) 2024