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LL.M. On Campus

Law

University of New South Wales

12 months
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43920 AUD/year
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About

The Law program from University of New South Wales offers a flexible and specialised opportunity for you to develop an advanced, integrated and contemporary understanding of one or more areas of legal study.

Overview

Courses offered in this Law program from University of New South Wales combine a level of sophistication and technical difficulty with a substantial consideration of relevant international, professional and cross-disciplinary aspects of the subject matter. In this one-year degree you will take eight elective courses from a wide range of options and undertake at least one research-based project, which will allow you the opportunity to apply your legal knowledge and skills in a practical academic context. 

You will learn both broad interdisciplinary insights and detailed examination of emerging legal issues, such as how technology is reshaping the legal landscape.

Why choose this degree?

The UNSW Law School ranked 14th in the world in the 2019 QS World University Rankings and is Australia’s leading law school. The Master of Laws’ flexibility allows you to either specialise in an area of your choice or to undertake a generalised degree.

Who should choose this degree?

Graduates of other disciplines who intend to pursue a career involving law choose this degree, as well as law graduates who intend to specialise and advance their knowledge.

Majors

Students can choose from eight areas of specialisation or complete a generalist program and choose a mix of courses from any of our specialisations.

To be awarded an LLM with a specialisation, students must successfully complete at least four courses in their chosen field.

Areas of specialisation include:

  • Chinese International Business & Economic Law
  • Corporate, Commercial and Taxation Law
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Environmental Law and Sustainable Development
  • Human Rights Law and Policy
  • International Law
  • Media, Intellectual Property and Technology Law

Career opportunities

Graduates have a broad range of career options after university. They can enter the legal profession (LLB or JD is required) or pursue careers in business, media, the arts, science, education, engineering, government and the not-for-profit sector, and many more.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anti-Money Laundering and Proceeds of Crime
  • Defamation and the Media
  • Explaining Punishment
  • International and Comparative Intellectual
  • Property
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • International Commercial Dispute Resolution

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term.

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 000733G

  • a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) degree from UNSW Sydney or a qualification considered equivalent from another university or tertiary institution;
  • a Bachelor of Laws degree with a credit average, from UNSW Sydney or a qualification considered equivalent from another university or tertiary institution;
  • a Juris Doctor degree, with a credit average, from UNSW Sydney or a qualification considered equivalent from another university or tertiary institution;
  • a Bachelor degree in Social Sciences or Humanities, with a credit average, from UNSW Sydney or a qualification considered equivalent from another university or tertiary institution;

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43920 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 43920 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    36000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36000 AUD per year during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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