(1) To complete the 16-unit program, a student must complete 16 units comprising—

(a) where the degree or qualification is from a common law jurisdiction, 16 units from Flexible Core  courses of the LLM course list; or

(b) where the degree or qualification is from a non-common law jurisdiction, 16 units comprising—

(i) LAWS7936  Foundation Course; 

(ii) 0 - 4 units of Core Courses; 

(iii) 10 - 14 units from Flexible Core Courses of the LLM course list.

 

(2) To complete the 24-unit program, a student must complete 24 units comprising—

(a) where the degree or qualification is from a common law jurisdiction, 24 units from Flexible Core Courses of the LLM course list; or

(b) where the degree or qualification is from a non-common law jurisdiction, 24 units comprising—

(i) LAWS7936 Foundation Course

(ii) 0 - 4 units of Core Courses

(iii)  18 - 22 units from Flexible Core Courses of the LLM course list.

Note: This list is subject to change.

Foundation Course

Course code

Units

Course name

Dates

LAWS7025

2

Private Law

Semester long

LAWS7936

2

Fundamentals of the Common Law

18, 19, 21, 28 February;  
7, 14 March

Flexible Core Courses

Course code

Units

Course name

Dates

LAWS7028 2 International Commercial Dispute Resolution Semester long
LAWS7139 2 Principles of General Insurance Law 17, 18, 19, 20 March
LAWS7180 2 Clinical Legal Education  

LAWS7708

2

Intellectual Property Law

Semester long

LAWS7710

2

Principles of International Law

3, 4, 24, 25 March

LAWS7711

2

Laws of Armed Conflict

Semester long

LAWS7713

2

Law, Terrorism and Human Rights

Semester long

LAWS7721 2 Current Issues in Private Law
Topic: Advanced Civil Litigation
5, 6 March; 9, 10 April
LAWS7723 2

Current Issues in International Law (Private)

Topic: Principles of Sports Law (TBC)

Semester long
LAWS7724 2 Current Issues in International Law (Public)
Topic: Technology & National Security
Semester long
LAWS7725 2 Current Issues in Legal Practice
Topic: Internet & IT Law for Business
Semester long

LAWS7851

2

Mediation and Conflict Management

31 March; 1, 2, 3 April 

LAWS7853

2

Law of the World Trade Organization

26, 27 March; 30 April; 1 May

LAWS7876

2

Carriage of Goods by Sea

21, 28 March; 4, 11 April

LAWS7974

2

International Trade Finance Law

Semester long

LAWS7701 8 Major Dissertation A Semester long
LAWS7716 4 Dissertation B Year long
LAWS7718 8 Major Dissertation B Year long
LAWS7825 2 Supervised Research Project Semester long
LAWS7944 4 Dissertation A Semester long

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

List of research topics available: PGCW Topics for 2022 coming soon.

Note: You are not restricted to the topics on the list. You may contact any academic from our school to discuss a topic that you prefer.

Note: This list is subject to change.

Foundation Course

Course code

Units

Course name

Dates

LAWS7021

2

Public Law

Semester long

LAWS7936

2

Fundamentals of the Common Law

26, 27, 28 July; 
2, 9, 16 August

Flexible Core Courses

Course code

Units

Course name

Dates

LAWS7156

2

International Human Rights Law

Semester long

LAWS7710

2

Principles of International Law

13, 14, 27, 28  August

LAWS7714

2

Refugees, Asylum Seekers and the Law: Rights and Realities

Semester long

LAWS7723 2 Current Issues in International Law (Private)
Topic: International Family Law 
TBA: mode of teaching will depend on international border restrictions.
Check this webpage at the beginning of 2022 for teaching dates.

LAWS7828

2

Cultural Heritage Law

Semester long

LAWS7835   Commercial Equity Litigation 30, 31 July; 3, 4 September
LAWS7840      Legal Reasoning

Semester long

LAWS7841

2

Theories in Dispute Resolution

22, 29 August; 5, 12 September

LAWS7851

2

Mediation and Conflict Management

1, 2, 3, 4 September

LAWS7855

2

Law, Technology and Global Business

Semester long

LAWS7860

2

Insurance & Commercial Law

25, 26, 27, 28 August

LAWS7865

2

Maritime Law

Semester long

LAWS7893 2 Corporate Governance 11, 12 August;  15, 16 September
LAWS7948 2 Advanced Studies in Contract 4, 5 August; 8, 9 September
LAWS7987 2 International Law & Development Offered in External mode only.  28, 29 July; 4, 5 August.
LAWS7701 8 Major Dissertation A Semester long
LAWS7717 4 Dissertation B Year long
LAWS7719 8 Major Dissertation B Year long
LAWS7825 2 Supervised Research Project Semester long
LAWS7944 4 Dissertation A Semester long

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

Enqueries:  Email pglaw@law.uq.edu.au  if you require assistance.