LEGAL201

Public Law

Part One examines the principles of constitutionalism and the framework of the New Zealand system of government. Part Two examines the exercise and control of executive power in New Zealand and the relationship between the state, its agencies and the individual.

Paper Information

Points: 30.0
Internal assessment / examination: 50:50

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
23D (HAM)D Teaching period : 27 Feb 2023 - 5 Nov 2023 Hamilton
LEGAL201-23D (HAM) is offered in a FLEXI mode. No online elements of this paper require student engagement at specific times / days.
23D (TGA)D Teaching period : 27 Feb 2023 - 5 Nov 2023 Tauranga
LEGAL201-23D (TGA) is offered in a FLEXI mode. No online elements of this paper require student engagement at specific times / days.

Timetabled Lectures for Public Law (LEGAL201)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Wed9:00 AM11:00 AMON-LINEFeb 27 - Jun 4
Wed9:00 AM11:00 AML.G.01Jul 10 - Oct 15

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for LEGAL201 for more details


Indicative Fees for Public Law (LEGAL201)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
23D (HAM) $1776 $8592
23D (TGA) $1776 $8592
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 2022 paper outlines are available for LEGAL201. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2023 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Law | Public Policy

Other available years: Public Law - LEGAL201 (2022) , Public Law - LEGAL201 (2021) , Public Law - LEGAL201 (2020) , Public Law - LEGAL201 (2019) , Public Law - LEGAL201 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 7 December 2022 9:58am
Indicative fees current as of : 9 December 2022 4:32am

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