Principles of Australian Contract Law sets out the general principles of contract law in a manner suitable for students. This text is written in an accessible style, while at the same time introducing the relevant language that is specific to contract law. The text has a clear structure which makes it easy to navigate the material. The explanatory approach will help students to develop their analytical and problem-solving skills necessary for successful legal practice. Focusing on a study of the relevant case and statute law, the text covers: History and theory; Formation of a contract; Terms of a contract; Vitiating factors; Discharge; Illegality; Remedies based on contract; Other bases of relief; Third party rights. Principles of Australian Contract Law is a text designed to support single semester courses in contract law.