Courses & Subjects 

About the 2014 Program

  • Approximately 165 subjects
  • A new Master of Competition and Consumer Law
  • Approximately 25 new subjects across a range of specialist legal areas
  • More subjects in emerging areas of specialisation including construction law and international trade
  • International visiting lecturers from a range of leading academic institutions and organisations including the University of Cambridge, University of Oxford, Harvard University, International Monetary Fund, King’s College London, New York University, Georgetown University, University of California Los Angeles, London School of Economics
  • Our international visitors will be joined by Law School experts and over 100 teachers from other parts of Australia, mostly from various branches of the legal profession. These teachers are also drawn from state Bars, the Judiciary and firms and corporations.

Courses & Subjects

How to apply

Subject timing and format

  • All subjects are taught in an interactive seminar style.
  • Around 90% of subjects are offered on an intensive basis (see below).
  • The remaining full-length semester subjects are offered for two hours per week over one semester.
  • Class sizes normally range from 20 to 30 students.

Intensive subjects

  • Tuition takes place within a limited period, normally over five days, with around five hours of classes per day.
  • Comprehensive reading materials are provided approximately four weeks prior to the commencement of an intensive class
  • It is expected that students undertake substantial reading before classes begin.
  • Teachers and students are likely to be in contact with each other electronically from the time reading materials are released to the time assessment is due.
  • Intensive subjects are ideal for busy professionals and provide an excellent opportunity to immerse yourself in the subject content.