Independent Research Project (LAWS6147)


The goal of this unit of study is to provide students with an opportunity to pursue advanced research in an area of their choosing, under the limited supervision of a Faculty member. The unit is only available in special circumstances, and with the approval of the relevant Program Coordinator. Please refer to the Sydney Law School website for details on eligibility criteria and application material.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


8000 to 10,000wd research project (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Additional Information

Closing date 30 September (Semester 1) and 30 April (Semester 2)

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.