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The academic Summer Semester, conducted between November and February, provides selected undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

The Law School proposes to offer the following courses in Summer Semester 2016/2017:

Course Code Course Name Course Coordinator Dates
LAWS4114# Advanced Research Prof Simon Bronitt Semester long; meeting dates TBA
LAWS5169/7169 Legal History Prof Warren Swain 7 – 9, 12 – 14 December 2016 (10am – 12:30pm; 2:30pm – 5pm)
LAWS5179 Advanced Legal Drafting Anna MacGillivray 28, 29 November; 1, 2, 12, 13, 15, 16 December 2016 (8am – 10am; 11am – 1pm)
LAWS5182 Special Topic A – Statutory Interpretation A/Prof Ekins;Russell Hinchy 5, 6, 8, 9 December 2016 (2pm – 5pm); 12, 13, 14 January 2017 (9am – 5pm)
LAWS5183* Research Project A Dr Vicky Comino Semester long (no class contact)
LAWS5212 Alternative Dispute Resolution Pat Cavanagh 28, 29, 30 November; 5, 6, 7 December 2016 (9:30am – 12pm; 1:30pm – 4pm)
LAWS5225^ Special Topic C Prof Sarah Derrington 30 December – 10 January (times TBA)
LAWS7825* Supervised Research Project A/Prof Sarah Percy Semester long (no class contact)
LAWS7944 Dissertation A A/Prof Sarah Percy Semester long (no class contact)
LAWS7988** International Sale of Goods Law Luca Castellani 5 – 7, 12 – 14 December (10am – 12pm; 1pm – 3pm)

# This course is restricted to students enrolled in the LLB(Hons) program.
^ This is a 2 week residential course in leadership hosted by The University of Tennessee. Participation in the course requires an application to the Head of School.  Details of the application process will be released in due course.
* This course is subject to an application process.
** This course is subject to a minimum quota.


  • Some students may not be eligible for credit for the courses listed above. Check your program rules to ensure eligibility for credit.
  • The Summer Semester course load is restricted to 6 units.

Students should refer to the Summer Semester fee information.

Students may also wish to refer to The University of Queensland Fee Rules.

Further information

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