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A detailed version of the Sydney Law School 2019 postgraduate timetable is available to download. It includes details of postgraduate unit of study course coordinators, locations, and course and unit requirements.

Semester length unit classes are held over 13 weeks within one semester (one two-hour 6-8pm evening class per week). Intensive unit classes are in the daytime and are held over a 4-5 day period (generally between 9am and 5pm).

Continuing professional development

All our postgraduate units of study are available to audit for MCLE/CPD points. You can enrol in a unit and obtain CPD points without completing the assessment. Alternatively, you can enrol on a non-award basis if you don't wish to commit to an entire degree.

Find out more about our continuing professional development program, Professional Plus+, including study options, fees and how to apply. 

 

Units of Study, Semester 1, 2020

Unit Code Unit of Study
LAWS6011 Administrative Law
JURS6018 Constitutional Theory
LAWS6130 Dispute Resolution in Australia
LAWS6354 Environ Planning and Impact Assessment Law
LAWS6330 Fundamentals of Regulation
LAWS6052 Govt Regulation, Health Policy and Ethics
LAWS6068 Judicial Review-P'ciple, Pol and Procedure
LAWS6821 Mediation - Skills and Theory
LAWS6877 Mental Illness: Law and Policy
LAWS6257 Public Policy
LAWS6198 Refugee Law
Unit Code Unit of Study
LAWS6091 Chinese International Taxation
LAWS6333 Commercial Trusts
LAWS6128 Comparative International Taxation
LAWS6328 Contract Management
LAWS6984 Economics of Tax Policy
LAWS6991 Fundamentals of Contract Law
LAWS6810 Fundamentals of Corporate Law
LAWS6933 Global Oil and Gas Contracts and Issues
LAWS6059 International Business Law
LAWS6060 International Commercial Arbitration
LAWS6251 Legal Issues in Digital Trade
LAWS6243 International Law I
LAWS6352 Mergers and Acquisitions in Asia
LAWS6990 Principles of Oil and Gas Law
LAWS6946 Tax Treaties Special Issues
LAWS6109 UK International Taxation
LAWS6171 US International Taxation
LAWS6063 World Trade Organization Law I
LAWS6249 World Trade Organization Law II

More business law units are available from these law specialist areas -  international law and taxation law.

Unit Code Unit of Study
LAWS6252 Legal Reasoning and the Common Law System
Unit Code Unit of Study
LAWS6856 Anti-Terrorism Law
LAWS6105 Child Sexual Abuse: Diverse Perspectives
LAWS6032 Crime Research and Policy
LAWS6986 Criminal Justice Internship
LAWS6193 Criminal Justice: Prevention and Control
LAWS6889 Death Law
LAWS6358 Digital Criminology: Tech and Crime
LAWS6066 Discretion in Criminal Justice
LAWS6048 Explaining Crime
LAWS6970 Forensic Psychology
LAWS6970 Forensic Psychology
LAWS6034 Gender, Violence and the Criminal Law
LAWS6877 Mental Illness: Law and Policy
LAWS6197 Policing: Crime, Control and Security
LAWS6888 Risk, Fear and Insecurity
LAWS6192 Young People, Crime and the Law
Unit Code Unit of Study
LAWS6039 Discrimination in the Workplace
LAWS6130 Dispute Resolution in Australia
LAWS6937 Employment Law Advocacy
LAWS6991 Fundamentals of Contract Law
LAWS6810 Fundamentals of Corporate Law
LAWS6330 Fundamentals of Regulation
LAWS6071 Labour Law
LAWS6816 Labour Law in the Global Economy
LAWS6821 Mediation - Skills and Theory
LAWS6096 Work Health and Safety: Law and Policy
LAWS6305 Workplace Investigations
Unit Code Unit of Study
LAWS6314 Coastal and Marine Law
LAWS6354 Environ Planning and Impact Assessment Law
LAWS6044 Environmental Law and Policy
LAWS6041 Environmental Litigation
LAWS6964 Global Energy and Resources Law
LAWS6061 International Environmental Law
LAWS6343 International Law and Technology
LAWS6068 Judicial Review-P'ciple, Pol and Procedure
LAWS6047 Law of the Sea
LAWS6928 Law, Justice and Development
LAWS6065 Pollution, Corporate Liability and Govern
LAWS6990 Principles of Oil and Gas Law
LAWS6359 Property and Environment
LAWS6257 Public Policy
Unit Code Unit of Study
LAWS6856 Anti-Terrorism Law
LAWS6001 Chinese Laws and Chinese Legal Systems
LAWS6128 Comparative International Taxation
LAWS6974 Development, Law and Human Rights
LAWS6852 Doing Business in China
LAWS6334 Gender Inequality and Development
LAWS6933 Global Oil and Gas Contracts and Issues
LAWS6920 Global Health Law
LAWS6846 Human Rights and the Global Economy
LAWS6059 International Business Law
LAWS6060 International Commercial Arbitration
LAWS6219 International Criminal Law
LAWS6061 International Environmental Law
LAWS6161 International Human Rights
LAWS6218 International Humanitarian Law
LAWS6916 International Investment Law
LAWS6343 International Law and Technology
LAWS6243 International Law I
LAWS6167 International Law II
LAWS6062 International Law-the Use of Armed Force
LAWS6138 Internatl Fin Transactions: Law and Prac
LAWS6879 Japanese Law
LAWS6816 Labour Law in the Global Economy
LAWS6149 Law and Justice in Southeast Asia
LAWS6047 Law of the Sea
LAWS6928 Law, Justice and Development
LAWS6990 Principles of Oil and Gas Law
LAWS6198 Refugee Law
LAWS6177 Tax Treaties
LAWS6946 Tax Treaties Special Issues
LAWS6123 Transfer Pricing in International Tax
LAWS6109 UK International Taxation
LAWS6171 US International Taxation
LAWS6063 World Trade Organization Law I
LAWS6249 World Trade Organization Law II
Unit Code Unit of Study
JURS6018 Constitutional Theory
JURS6019 Freedom of Speech
LAWS6187 Functional Analysis of Law and Soc Control
LAWS6308 Philosophy of Law
LAWS6836 Precedent, Interpretation and Probability
LAWS6338 The Nature of the Common Law
LAWS6316 Theories of the Judiciary
Unit Code Unit of Study
LAWS6209 Australian International Taxation
LAWS6091 Chinese International Taxation
LAWS6153 Comparative Corporate Taxation
LAWS6128 Comparative International Taxation
LAWS6030 Corporate Taxation
LAWS6984 Economics of Tax Policy
LAWS6214 Goods and Services Tax Principles A
LAWS6326 Interpretation of Statutes and Other Texts
LAWS6825 Introduction to Australian Business Tax
LAWS6257 Public Policy
LAWS6840 Tax of Business and Investment Income A
LAWS6841 Tax of Business and Investment Income B
LAWS6177 Tax Treaties
LAWS6946 Tax Treaties Special Issues
LAWS6125 Taxation of Corporate Finance
LAWS6244 Taxation of Corporate Groups
LAWS6118 Taxation of Partnerships and Trusts
LAWS6123 Transfer Pricing in International Tax
LAWS6109 UK International Taxation
LAWS6171 US International Taxation