Note: 

  • This list is subject to change and is for students that started their study after 2021.
  • Email pglaw@law.uq.edu.au if you require assistance.

To complete the program students are required to obtain 24 units from the MIL list, comprising of

  • 8 units from Core Courses, and
  • 8 to 16 units from Elective Courses, and
  • 0 to 8 units from Additional Elective Options

Core courses

Course code

Units

Course name

Dates

LAWS7710

2

Principles of International Law

3, 4, 24, 25 March

LAWS7711

2

Laws of Armed Conflict

Semester long

Elective courses

Course code

Units

Course name

Dates

LAWS7724

2

Current Issues in International Law
Topic: Technology & National Security

Semester long

LAWS7853

2

Law of the World Trade Organisation

26, 27 March; 30 April; 1 May

LAWS7716 4 Dissertation B Year long
LAWS7944 4 Dissertation A Semester long
LAWS7825 2 Supervised Research Project Semester long

Download the Research project/dissertation application form.

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.

Additional Elective Options

Note: The following courses are optional. Students in the MIL do not have to select courses from the 'additional elective options' list.

Complete 0 to 8 units comprising:

  • 0 to 8 units from MIR Core Courses, and
  • 0 to 8 units from MIR Flexible Core Courses, and
  • 0 to 8 units from General Elective Courses

Refer to the Master of International Relations Course List.

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

Elective courses

Course code

Units

Course name

Dates

LAWS7828

2

Cultural Heritage Law

Semester long

LAWS7987

2

International Law and Development

28, 29 July; 4, 5 August
(external course)

LAWS7717 4 Dissertation B Year long
LAWS7825 2 Supervised Research Project Semester long
LAWS7944 4 Dissertation A Semester long

Download the Research project/dissertation application form.

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.

Additional Elective Options

Note: The following courses are optional. Students in the MIL do not have to select courses from the 'additional elective options' list.

Complete 0 to 8 units comprising:

  • 0 to 8 units from MIR Core Courses, and
  • 0 to 8 units from MIR Flexible Core Courses, and
  • 0 to 8 units from General Elective Courses

Refer to the Master of International Relations Course List.