Note: these lists are subject to change

Students are required to obtain 24 units from the program list, comprising -

  • 8 units for Part A;  and
  • 16 units from Parts B and/or C.

Part A courses

Course code Units Course name Dates
LAWS7710 2 Principles of International Law 5, 6, 12, 13 March
LAWS7711 2 Laws of Armed Conflict 21, 22 March; 2, 3 May

Part B courses

Course code Units Course name Dates
LAWS7028 2 International Commercial Dispute Resolution 5, 6, 7, 8 March
LAWS7724 2 Current Issues in International Law (Public)
(Topic: Children’s Rights in Context)
Semester long
LAWS7851 2 Mediation and Conflict Management 26, 27, 28, 29 March
LAWS7853 2 Law of the World Trade Organisation 28, 29 March; 4, 5 April

Part B Dissertation/Research project courses

Course code Units Course name Dates
LAWS7825 2 Supervised Research Project Semester long
LAWS7826 4 Dissertation B Year long
LAWS7944 4 Dissertation A Semester long

Download the Research project/dissertation application form (PDF, 104.9 KB).

Part C courses

Up to 8 units from Part C of the Master of International Relations course list; or Part B of the Master of International Relations course list with the approval of the program director.

Refer to the Master of International Relations Course List.

Part A courses

Course code Units Course name Dates
LAWS7710 2 Principles of International Law 6, 7 August; 3, 4 September
LAWS7713 2 Law, Terrorism and Human Rights Semester long
LAWS7714 2 Refugees, Asylum Seekers & the Law: Rights & Realities Semester long

Part B courses

Course code Units Course name Dates
LAWS7723 2 Current Issues in International Law (Private)
(Topic: International Family Law)
30, 31 July & 1 August (9am-5pm), 2 August (2-5pm), 3 August (9am-12pm)
LAWS7724 2 Current Issues in International Law (Public)
(Topic: The International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights in Focus)
3-6 September
LAWS7828 2 Cultural Heritage Law Semester long
LAWS7841 2 Theories in Dispute Resolution 27, 28 August; 10, 11  September
LAWS7851 2 Mediation and Conflict Management 6, 7, 8, 9 August
LAWS7939 2 Comparative Constitutional Law 24, 31 August; 7, 14 September
LAWS7987 2 International Law and Development 12 - 15 August

Part B Dissertation/Research project courses

Course code Units Course name Dates
LAWS7825 2 Supervised Research Project Semester long
LAWS7904 4 Dissertation B Year long
LAWS7944 4 Dissertation A Semester long

Download the Research project/dissertation application form (PDF, 104.9 KB).

Part C courses

Up to 8 units from Part C of the Master of International Relations course list; or Part B of the Master of International Relations course list with the approval of the program director.

Refer to the Master of International Relations Course List.