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legal studies

  1. niecoups

    subject selection advice needed :’)

    hello! Im a year 10 who currently needs to be considering their subject selections and I really just have a vague idea of what I want to do but I’m really clueless in general of what is good and what is bad and all the technical stuff like being able to do a 1 unit subject, subject dropping...
  2. J

    Selling full year 12 band 6 bio, legal, and adv english notes and essays msg on 0417010462

    Hey lovelies, I received a band 6 2023 in biology legal and adv English and I am here to sell completed notes for bio and legal (around 100 pages each) all legal essays on all topics, and all adv English essays on all topics for your HSC. I would love to share! I have attached some previews...
  3. A

    HSC Tutoring Starting at 35 p/h

    Hi Everyone! We are a small tutoring company based in Sydney and we have begun operating. If anyone is interested in tutoring for any of the following subjects, contact us now at asproututoring@gmail.com - English Advanced - Mathematics Standard - Legal Studies - Geography - Ancient...
  4. P

    Experienced K- 12 English and Humanities Tutor. ATAR: 97.05. 1st Class Honours

    I am an experienced tutor, having worked with Primary, High School and University students for 6 years. Additionally, I have a first class honours degree in Economics and Politics from the University of Sydney. During my time as a tutor, I have developed a passion for teaching students the...
  5. Calculator17

    For Legal Studies HSC law reform essays, is it ok to talk about proposed reforms (i.e. Bills) or extremely recent changes?

    For Legal Studies HSC law reform essays, is it ok to talk about proposed reforms (i.e. Bills) or extremely recent changes? Been doing it all year and my teacher has no issue with it but I'm worried that I'll be marked down if I talk about, for example the Family Law Amendment Bill 2023, or...
  6. I

    Is legal worth keeping?

    ^^ Context: I am doing relatively well in terms of rank rn at around the top 5 in a class of around 40 which would likely become around 20 in yr12. I am interested in law but I kinda dislike the english element of legal and apparently it's not that useful for law anyway Edit: By english...
  7. P

    How to prepare for Legal studies essays

    For me, Legal studies is the hardest to study due to the unpredictability of the essay questions in Section 2/3 (elective questions). I have a good understanding of the topics, but I fear if I study hard on a section from the topic, and in the exam, they will throw a curve ball that my reserved...
  8. goblinslayer

    Does anyone else regret taking legal studies??

    ^^^genuinely curious as the content is so much
  9. I

    Structure for Legal Studies Short answer questions

    Hello everyone, can anyone suggest a general structure for legal studies short answer questions as well as possible extended response questions in a timed exam? Any help at all would greatly be appreciated! Please and Thanks in advance
  10. goblinslayer

    Family law essays

    Hi guys, i was just wondering about how many essay paragraphs i can pre-prepare for family law, and how many essays topics have a possibility of appearing in the hsc.
  11. I

    Prelim Legal Studies Essay Review

    Hey guys, Im kinda new here so not sure how this works but if anyone doesn't mind giving me some feedback on my legal prelim essay, please msg me or comment (not sure which one works better)
  12. moonbow

    legal vs society

    deciding between legal studies and society/culture but i like them equally so is there much difference between scaling (if u get the same mark for instance)? is there a course that is better for my preferred uni courses (international relations / political science / international law / political...
  13. moonbow

    subject help pls (mostly worried ab scaling)

    hello :D this is my first post so im not sure if im doing this right anyways my current subjects r english advanced, maths standard, economics, legal studies, korean beginners n modern history. im aiming for an atar of definitely 90+ and it wld b amazing if i cld get 95+ but idk if itll b rly...
  14. S

    99.75 ATAR - ONLINE OR IN-PERSON TUTORING (English, Economics, Legal, Maths)

    As a 2021 graduate who has the most contemporary understanding of what is needed to succeed, I am passionate about helping future students achieve their potential in the HSC. I offer online (over zoom) or in person (at a library) using the vast amount of resources I compiled during my own...
  15. iceecrream

    Modern history, legal studies, business studies or biology?

    Modern history, legal studies, business studies or biology? I'm going into Year 11 this year and I'm going to be doing Extension English, Extension Math, Chemistry and Physics but I need another subject to make it 12 units altogether as it is required by the school. I'm much better at applying...
  16. T

    Practice essay on police powers

    "Discuss the powers of police in the criminal process." I am currently curating essay plans to put aside to use to revise in the future as well as using them to practice my extended response writing. I took this practice question straight from the syllabus and am working on planning an extended...
  17. T

    Evaluating the effectiveness of the legal and non-legal responses in the Caroline Byrne case

    Hi there. I have to write some PEEL paragraphs for an evaluation of responses in the Caroline Byrne case -- if anybody is unfamiliar, you should look at it. It's really quite an interesting case, and my opinion on Godron Wood's guilt changes a lot. I am aware of what the criteria mean...
  18. 2

    Legal and non-legal mechanisms

    For Legal, we have to chose an issue and write about the legal and non-legal responses to the issue and then evaluate their effectiveness. One of the recommended options is Pill testing at festivals, however, I'm a bit confused as to how this is an issue? Isn't pill testing acting as a solution...
  19. W

    Legal Studies State Rank Tutoring (99+ ATAR)

    LEGAL STUDIES Tutoring (IN-PERSON & ONLINE) Hi Everyone, I'm Will and I am currently in my second year of Law School at Sydney University. In 2019, I graduated with a 99+ ATAR, scored the highest band in all my subjects (English Adv, Maths Ext 2, Economics, Legal Studies) and placed 14th in NSW...
  20. S

    legal exam structure

    hey y'all does anyone know the structure of prelim exams generally? I know there's multiple choice and some short answers on the legal system, extended response on the individual and technology and essay on law in practice/reform in action. anyone know what is on individual and the law and what...
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