This course will provide an introduction to a number of important and topical issues in international law and comparative constitutional law, through the thematic lens of law in relation to transitions/regime change. This will include transitions following conflict, change of regime, or occupation.

The course will include four key themes: jus ad bellum/jus post bellum; constitutional design in states undergoing fundamental change; international criminal law and transitional justice; and courts in transition/post-transition contexts.

Transnational Legal Issues
4 days
Next course:
22 August 201923 August 2019 (see all)
Dr Caitlin Goss
UQ St Lucia (view map)
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Who is the course designed for

Our CPD courses are available to professionals interested in contemporary legal issues.

Whether you're looking to acquire CPD points, expand your knowledge in a specific area of the law, or gain a general understanding of legal issues impacting your profession, our courses will equip you to go further in every possible future.

Style of learning

Our courses are delivered in collaborative, seminar-style teaching environments, in the award-winning Forgan Smith building.

Our CPD participants benefit from small class sizes which encourage group discussion and debate, and 1-on-1 access to industry experts and leading researchers.


This course is delivered at UQ St Lucia campus.

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Enrol as CPD

This course is part of the Masters of Laws postgraduate program.

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Upcoming sessions

22 August 2019 9:00am23 August 2019 5:00pm
5 October 2019 9:00am6 October 2019 5:00pm
Dr Caitlin Goss

CPD enrolment closes two weeks prior to the course start date.

No entry requirements apply, you are not required to submit assessment and your course participation cannot be used as academic credit towards a degree qualification.

Our courses count toward Queensland Law Society Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points if you can demonstrate relevance to your legal practice.