Postgraduate law

Postgraduate study

How to apply

  • Domestic postgraduate applications for commencement in Semester 1, 2020 (February intake) are open. Apply now

 

Master of Laws »

Duration: 1 year full-time or part-time equivalent

Study modes: Full-time, part-time, on-campus, intensive or online

Open to law and non-law graduates, the Master of Laws is ideal for those who want to gain advanced legal knowledge and specialist skills in their chosen area of interest.

 

 

Master of International Law and Diplomacy»

Duration: 2 years full-time or part-time equivalent

Study modes: Full-time, part-time, on-campus or intensive

The Master of International Law and Diplomacy is ideal for for those who have completed an undergraduate degree and wish to deepen their understanding of the way diplomacy and law operate. 

 


Juris Doctor »

Duration: 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent

Study modes: Full-time, part-time, on-campus

The Juris Doctor is ideal for those who have completed a Bachelor’s degree in another discipline, are seeking to change or advance their career and are seeking to be admitted as a legal practitioner in Australia and some other jurisdictions.

 

Graduate Certificate of Law »

Duration: 6 months full-time or part-time equivalent

Study modes: Full-time, part-time, on-campus or intensive

The Graduate Certificate of Law is ideal for those who have completed a Bachelor’s degree in another discipline and wish to develop their knowledge of Australian and international legal systems and how laws are created, interpreted and applied.

 

Professional Development Courses »

Duration: Minimum 3-5 days (intensive)

Study modes: On-campus, intensive

Some postgraduate law courses can be undertaken for professional development as a single unit of study. This postgraduate study option is ideal for those who want to advance their knowledge and professional skills in a particular area of law but are unable to commit to a full degree.

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