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Legal Studies - The Adversary Trial System


Legal Studies - The Adversary Trial System

Legal Studies - The Adversary Trial System

Learn all about the legal system and increase your knowledge of civil and criminal law


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Course Description

This second installment of the free legal studies course examines the court and trial system in detail and explores various civil and criminal procedures in the context of real-world case studies. This course is a useful introduction to those who wish to learn and understand the role law plays in modern society and the intricacies of the justice and court system.
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Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course you will understand the adversary system, including its strengths and weaknesses. You will gain a good knowledge of the court hierarchy such as systems of appeals, doctrine of precedent, specialised courts and tribunals.
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You will understand the jury systems composition, empanelling of a jury, role of a jury, strengths, problems and reforms of the jury system. In this course you will gain a good knowledge of civil and criminal procedures including pre-trials, post trials and much more.
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Module Title
The Adversary trial system
The Court hierarchy
The Jury system
Civil procedure
Criminal procedure
Civil cases and criminal disputes
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Course Title Legal Studies - The Adversary Trial System
Course # 214
Course Publisher XSIQ
Course Category 6
Content Origin Australian School Curriculum
Course Description  This second installment of the free legal studies course examines the court and trial system in detail and explores various civil and criminal procedures in the context of real-world case studies. This course is a useful introduction to those who wish to learn and understand the role law plays in modern society and the intricacies of the justice and court system.
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Release Date 28 February 2011
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio None
Audio Only Low
Animation Low
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Higher High Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
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PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
Merchandise Availability Yes
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  • Barista Khaled Ghana Is realy cool thank you 2014-08-24 10:08:59
  • Harrison Onyekwuluje Nigeria i think it is a good course 2014-05-12 11:05:26
  • Harrison Onyekwuluje Nigeria I think It is a good course 2014-05-10 15:05:51
  • Adedayo Abel Nigeria Keep on helping talented young student. I enjoyed the tutor here. It fantastic. 2014-04-29 20:04:35
  • Raynard McDonall United States of America This course importance was vital in better understanding how the lower courts function and assist those who are subject to various disputes-criminal or civil. I benefited a lot from this course and would recommend it to others. 2014-04-01 01:04:39
  • Austern Ngándu Zambia Course Module: Assessment Course Topic: Legal Studies 2 Assessment Comment: All the topics in these courses are well researched and have been presented in a simple and easy to follow manner. It's an excellent innovation and gesture by Alison. I am so grateful for this free offer. 2014-03-06 12:03:14
  • Abdul Khalique Shaikh Pakistan Course Module: The Court hierarchy Course Topic: Reasons for the existence of the court hierarchy: specialisation and administrative efficiency Comment: It's an excellent training in legal studies. Hats Off to Alison! I m grateful to Alison for extending such a wonderful opportunity free of charge. Best of luck, Alison! 2013-07-26 00:07:40
  • Kathy Learn United States of America Course Module: The Adversary trial system Course Topic: Features of the adversary system of trial Comment: I like studying the law it cool 2013-06-10 15:06:49
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  • Kajal Naicker Japan nice and interesting:) 2011-10-03 06:10:45
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