LAWS5215 Regulation: Theory and Practice
- 6 points
Availability Location Mode Non-standard teaching period UWA (Perth) Face to face
- This unit covers the theory and application of key regulatory theories including principles-based and rules-based regulation, statutory regulation, economic regulation and self-regulatory schemes.
- Students are able to (1) describe and demonstrate ability to apply key regulatory theories; (2) critically analyse the role of government and non-government organisations in the creation and implementation of regulation; (3) critically assess regulatory regimes using common evaluation methods and frameworks; (4) communicate information, ideas and arguments in written work and presentations, working individually and in groups; and (5) demonstrate advanced research skills.
- Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) review; (2) report; and (3) research paper. Further information is available in the unit outline.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
- Unit Coordinator(s)
- Joe Fardin
- Contact hours
- Students must attend every day of the intensive period Monday 25 to Tuesday 26 February and Monday 4 and Tuesday 5 March. Refer to the timetable website for further information.
- Unit Outline
- Non-standard teaching period [TS-G-1B_2019]
Non-standard teaching period [TS-N-1E_2019]
- The availability of units in Semester 1, 2, etc. was correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change.
- All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
- Books and other material wherever listed may be subject to change. Book lists relating to 'Preliminary reading', 'Recommended reading' and 'Textbooks' are, in most cases, available at the University Co-operative Bookshop (from early January) and appropriate administrative offices for students to consult. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.