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Graduate Certificate in Australian
Migration Law and Practice
ASSESSMENT TASK 1 Semester 2, 2017
1. Students must answer all questions as indicated. Make certain all answers are clearly labelled.
2. Make certain that you enter your NAME and STUDENT NUMBER on each page.
Insert them into the header or footer for ease.
3. This assignment comprises 15% of the assessment in this unit.
4. Your answers must be typed on one side of the paper, double-spaced and with a wide margin. Students should note that English expression; grammar and spelling are taken into account in assessment of their answers.
5. SUBMISSION OF ASSESSMENT: Please check the online centre for the due date. It is the responsibility of the student to ensure that the date for receipt is complied with. It is intended that all assessment be lodged electronically. This will automatically generate a receipt. Students must ensure they keep a copy of their work.
6. WORD LIMIT: Word limits are indicated for certain questions and should be adhered to with each answer.
7. All answers should be supported by reference to the relevant legislation provisions of the Migration Act and Regulations.
8. A student whose answer to any question depends upon facts which are not stated, must discuss all relevant alternatives.
9. REFERENCING: Students are required to use the Australian Guide to Legal Citation as the preferred method of referencing. You are also required to submit a bibliography for each assessment task and not merely a reference list.
Assessment Criteria:
Content 30%
1. Accurate answer to question
2. Accurately identifies and cites the law, policy and/or ethics relevant to the facts provided. Understanding 50%
3. Justifies answers by clear reference to the relevant facts and law.
4. Clearly identifies and discusses the issues raised by the facts. Expression 20%
5. Presents information clearly and logically in a businesslike manner.
Graduate Certificate in Australian
Migration Law and Practice
Read the decision of Singh v Minister for Immigration & Anor [2017] FCCA 1901 (14 August 2017) attached to this assignment.
In plain English, explain why and what constitutes the jurisdictional error determined by the Federal Circuit Court, to have been committed by the Tribunal.
15 marks)
(Maximum Word Limit: 750 words)