Professional development courses

Professional development businessman

Duration

3-5 days

How to apply

Select your preferred professional development course from the Course Calendar below, then complete the online application form. Applications must be received at least 10 days prior to the course start date.

We offer a range of short-term professional development courses to allow you to study a single subject without having to apply for a full postgraduate degree.

Short-term professional development courses can enable you to update or refresh your knowledge, expand your skillset, focus on a specialised area of law relating to your current role or gain new knowledge and skills to prepare you for a new role.

Courses are taught by world-class academics and guest lecturers with real-world professional experience and delivered in an intensive format of between 3 and 5 days to suit working professionals.

Tailored professional development courses can be developed and delivered in-house at your workplace upon request.

 

Course calendar 2019

Course title

Code

Delivery

Course dates

 

Law and Legal Institutions

LAWS8586

Intensive

8-9 & 11-12 February 2019

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International Humanitarian Law

LAWS8268

Intensive

19-22 February 2019

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Introduction to Law, Governance and Development

LAWS8001

Intensive

21-22 & 25-26 February 2019

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Principles of International Law

LAWS8182

Intensive

4- 8 March 2019

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Government Contracts

LAWS8220

Intensive

25-28 March 2019

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International Law and United Nations Peace Operations

LAWS8023

Intensive

9-12 April 2019

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Australian Legal Responses to National Security and Counter Terrorism

LAWS8328

Intensive

15-18 April 2019

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International Dispute Resolution

LAWS8567

Intensive

6-9 May 2019

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International Law of World Trade

LAWS8229

Intensive

17-20 June 2019

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Environmental Dispute Management

LAWS8278

Intensive

27-29 June 2019

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International & Comparative Human Rights Law

LAWS8234

Intensive

24-28 June 2019

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Principles of International Law

LAWS8182

Intensive

12-17 July 2019

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International Criminal Law

LAWS8566

Intensive

22-25 July 2019

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Law and Legal Institutions

LAWS8586

Intensive

17-20 July 2019

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Law of the Sea

LAWS8253

Intensive

5-8 August 2019

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Contemporary Issues in Constitutional Law

LAWS8128

Intensive

2-5 September 2019

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International Law and Use of Force

LAWS8178

Intensive

1-4 October 2019

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Cyber Warfare Law

LAWS8035

Intensive

28-31 October 2019

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Post Conflict Situations and International Law

LAWS8314

Intensive

4-7 November 2019

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Health Law and Bioethics

LAWS8237

Intensive

11-14 November 2019

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Law and Society in South East Asia

LAWS8594

Intensive

11-12 & 14- 15 November 2019

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Commercial Law

LAWS8140

Intensive

17-20 November 2019

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International Law of the Environment

LAWS8264

Intensive

25-27 November 2019

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Assessment

As a professional development course participant, you will be expected to prepare for, attend and participate in classes however you will not be required to complete any assessment items and you will not receive a formal grade for the course. 

 

Certification and credit

You will receive a Certificate of Attendance from ANU for your participation in the course, but it is not possible to use the attendance as credit towards a degree program at ANU or any other university.

If you wish to gain status (credit) for the course you must apply as a non-award student or apply for a full degree program.

 

How to apply

To apply, select your preferred professional development course from the Course Calendar above, then complete the online application form.

Applications must be received at least 10 days prior to the course start date.

 

Fees

$2,999 (including GST) per student, per course. This fee does not include any prescribed text books (if required).

Payment can be made online or by invoice. Refer to the online application form for further details. 

Full payment is required prior to the commencement of the course and fees are payable direct to the ANU College of Law by credit card, cheque, money order or invoice.
 

Discounted rates for ANU Law alumni

ANU Law alumni receive a 10% discount on professional development short courses ($2,699 (including GST) per student, per course). 

You’ll find instructions on redeeming this discount in the online application form.

 



In-house professional development courses

ANU Law can deliver tailored in-house short courses to meet the learning and development requirements of your team or workplace.

We have developed and delivered a range of professional development courses for both public and private sector clients, including several national law firms and federal government departments.

ANU is currently on the Australian Public Service Commission (APSC) Leadership, Learning and Development Panel to provide training for the Australian Public Service.

If you would like to talk to us about developing a tailored learning solution for your team or workplace, please email Kate Hulm, ANU College of Law or call +61 2 6125 0900.

 

Updated:  10 August 2015/Responsible Officer:  College General Manager, ANU College of Law/Page Contact:  Law Marketing Team