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.

For further information on the Sydney Law School’s Law & Business Program, seminars, conferences and recent research, please visit the Ross Parsons Centre website.

Semester 1

Unit of Study
Debt Financing

Semester 1 Intensive

Units of Study
Corporate Governance
Expert Evidence & Class Action Procedure
Fiduciary Duties & Conflicts of Interest
Fundamentals of Corporate Law
Fundamentals of the Board and Directors' Duties
Global Energy & Resources Law
Global Oil & Gas Contracts & Issues
International Business Law
International Financial Transactions: Law & Practice
International Investment Law
Law & Investment in Asia
Regulation Of Corporate Crime
Shareholders' Remedies
US Corporate Law

Semester 2

Units of Study
Compliance: Theory & Practice in the Financial Services Industry
Corporate Fundraising

Semester 2 Intensive

Units of Study
Comparative Corporate Taxation
Corporate Innovation and Regulation
Corporate Social Responsibility: Theory & Policy
CrossBorder Deals
Doing Business in Emerging Markets
Executive Employment
Fundamentals of Finance Law
Insolvency Law
International Payments Law
Market Manipulation & Insider Trading
Personal Property Securities