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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Professional Legal Practice

University of Technology Sydney

6 months
908 AUD/credit 21792 AUD/full
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Students in the Graduate Certificate in Professional Legal Practice from University of Technology Sydney experience university-standard teaching combined with interactive content and practice-oriented exercises that bridge the gap between legal knowledge and professional practice.   

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This Graduate Certificate in Professional Legal Practice from University of Technology Sydney is offered online (with minimal attendance for assessments) and on campus. On completion of this course, students are eligible for admission as a lawyer to the Supreme Court of NSW, provided they have also completed a relevant academic qualification.


Career options include lawyer, provided graduates have fulfilled all other academic requirements. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Legal and Professional Skills
  • Transactional Practice 
  • Litigation and Estate Practice  
  • Practical Experience 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months
  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 077342G   

  • For this course the equivalent qualification required is a bachelor's degree in law, the Juris Doctor, the LPAB Diploma in Law, or a law qualification from an overseas jurisdiction. Lawyers with overseas law qualifications should consult with the Legal Profession Admission Board (LPAB) for admission purposes in order to practise law in NSW. Applicants may also be eligible to commence their practical legal training (PLT) studies once they have completed all core law subjects and have no more than two electives, or 12 credit points of electives, remaining in their primary law qualification. Applicants who wish to commence their PLT prior to the completion of their primary law degree must have the written approval of the LPAB. Admission is at the discretion of the associate dean (education).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21792 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 908 AUD per credit during 6 months.
  • A small number of postgraduate courses offer government subsidised Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP).  

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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