This page lists the units that we offer within particular specialist areas of law. The units listed here are often available to study in more than one of the specialist degrees and diplomas offered by the Law School.

Most of the units listed here can also be taken for credit toward the Master of Laws (LLM), Graduate Diploma in Law (GradDipLaw) and Master of Global Law (MGlobL). Please seek advice from the Sydney Law School for more information.

Units of Study
Advanced Directors' Duties 
Advanced Financing Techniques
Advanced Obligations and Remedies
Advanced Trusts: Theory & Practice 
Aspects of European Union Commercial Law
Breach of Contract
Capital Gains Tax 
Commercial Conflict of Laws
Commercial Equity Litigation
Commercial Maritime Law
Comparative Admiralty & Maritime Law
Competition Law
Compliance: Theory & Practice in the Financial Services Industry 
Consumer Contracts & Product Defects
Contract Negotiation
Contractual Damages 
Controlling Liability By Contract
Copyright & Copyright Industries
Corporate Fundraising 
Corporate Governance 
Corporate Innovation and Regulation 
Corporate Social Responsibility: Theory & Policy 
Cross-Border Deals 
Current Issues in Defamation Law
Debt Financing
Doing Business in Emerging Markets 
Equity Financing
Expert Evidence & Class Action Procedure 
Financial Risk Allocation in Equity
Fundamentals of Commercial Law
Fundamentals of Contract Law
Fundamentals of Corporate Law
Fundamentals of Finance Law
Fundamentals of the Law of Trusts
Fundamentals of the Board & Directors’ Duties 
Global Energy & Resources Law
Global Oil and Gas Contracts & Issues
Insolvency Law
Insurance Contract Law 
Intellectual Property: Trade Marks
International Business Law
International Commercial Arbitration
International Contract Law
International Financial Transactions: Law & Practice
International Import/Export Law
International Insolvency Law
International Investment Law
International Sales
International Structured Finance
Interpreting Commercial Contracts
Islamic Law & Commerce
Japanese Law 
Japanese Law & The Economy 
Law & Investment in Asia 
Law of Agency
Law of Asset Protection 
Law of Not-for-Profits
Microfinance: Law and Policy
Personal Property Securities
Plain English in Legal Writing
Principles of Intellectual Property
Principles of Oil & Gas Law
Principles of Patent Law
Private International Law 
Regulation & Regulators
Regulation of Corporate Crime 
Regulation of Market Manipulation & Abuse
Securities & Markets Regulation
Shareholders’ Remedies 
Takeovers & Reconstructions
The Causation Element 
US Corporate Law 
White Collar & Corporate Crime
World Trade Organization – Dispute Resolution 
Please note that only units of study highlighted are being offered this year.