The academic Summer Semester, conducted between November and February, provides selected undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Summer Semester classes will not be recorded.

2018/19 Summer Semester courses

The Law School proposes to offer the following courses in Summer Semester 2018/2019.

Course Code Course Name Course Coordinator Dates/notes
LAWS4114 Advanced Research Dr Alan Davidson Classes will be held 26 November; 3 December; 7 January  (5 -7pm).  Enrolment is capped at 40. This course is available to LLB(Hons) students only
LAWS5179 Advanced Legal Drafting Anna MacGillivray Classes will be held: 26, 27, 29, 30 November; 10, 11, 13, 14 December (8am–1pm).  Enrolment is capped at 50.
LAWS5225 Special Topic C - Sports Law Dr Sarah Kelly

Classes will be held 30 November; 3, 4, 6, 7 December (9am-4pm). Enrolment is capped at 55.

LAWS5229 Special Topic D - Legal Reasoning, Technology and the Future Dr Rob Mullins

Classes will be held 18, 19, 20 December; 16, 17, 18 January (10am-4pm). Enrolment is capped at 50.

LAWS5233 Transnational Perspectives in Law Genevieve Murray This course is subject to an application process & enrolment is restricted. Check your In re TCB emails for call for applications later in the year.
LAWS7825 Supervised Research Project Genevieve Murray

Semester-long (no class contact). This course is subject to an application process.

LAWS7944 Dissertation A Genevieve Murray

Semester-long (no class contact). This course is subject to an application process.

LAWS7723 Current Issues in International Law (Private) Dr Luca Castellani

The topic covered will be Law of International Sales and Electronic Contracting

3–6 December (10am – 4pm) and 7 December (10am–3pm).

Dr Castellani will be visiting from the UN to teach this course.

Check credit eligibility

Some students may not be eligible for credit for the courses listed above. Check your program rules to ensure eligibility for credit.

Maximum load

The Summer Semester maximum study load is restricted to six units.


For information regarding Summer Semester fees refer to my.UQ Manage my program or call 3365 2600 for assistance.


For further Information or assistance:

  • Undergraduate students requiring assistance with course selection or confirmation of eligibility to gain credit for any of these courses – email Student Experience Officer at 
  • Undergraduate students with other queries regarding the courses on offer – email
  • Postgraduate students please email