Criminal Law Notes

0 Reviews
  • UniversityDeakin University
  • AreaLaw
  • CourseCriminal Law
1 Purchases
90% Grade
  • Authoralyseli117
  • Created2016
  • Pages47
  • Approved16 March 2017

This is a fantastic service to use for comparison of notes, compilation of notes or even just in an emergency. There are high quality and varied notes for all the subjects you need.

Daniel Markos

Daniel Markos Bond University

I use Nexus Notes as skeletons for my own notes. This method is far easier than working off textbooks and really helps me with my law exams which aren't getting any easier.

Tommy Hendrick

Tommy Hendrick University of Sydney

I have used Nexus Notes since the site launched and I’m now achieving way more Ds and HDs instead of Ps.

Nick Cundy

Nick Cundy University of Adelaide

View a 10% preview of these notes below.

Download the PDF file .

About these notes

These are complete and clear course summary notes for Criminal Law (1) at Deakin University. The course code is MLL214


I used these notes as my main study preparation and they have been formatted to facilitate easy navigation and quick learning of the essential concepts. The notes are extremely well structured and can be relied on for study in closed or open book exams. The notes are 22 pages of concise, exam focused material designed to anticipate the sorts of exam questions thereby ensuring that the student only focuses on knowing what is required to do well on the exam.


The major key topics covered in these notes includes are:

  • Strict Liability
  • Actus Reus Requires Causal Connection Between Accused’s Voluntary Act/Omission And Non-Mens Rea Components Of Crime
  • Is This Person Likely To Be Convicted Of Murder Or Constructive Murder?
  • Manslaughter By Unlawful And Dangerous Act Has Four Elements; Each Must Be Proven Beyond Reasonable Doubt
  • Common Law Assault
  • Theft
  • Causal Connection Between Obtaining And Deception For S 81/82
  • Burglary
  • Robbery
  • Conspiracy Too – But Not Examinable
  • Defences
  • Necessity Duress, Self – Defence, Intoxication, Mental Impairment – Print From JCV
  • Self – Defence
  • Intoxication
  • Onus Of Proof

About the author: This is one of our top Authors for Deakin University. This author has averaged a HD grade throughout their Law degree and is a proven performer at University. Customers have been extremely happy with the clear, and well structured notes that this author has put together. Nexus Notes highly recommends the materials prepared by this Author.


You must log in to submit a review.