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Graduate Diploma in Law

The University of Western Australia

6 months
Duration
20450 AUD/full
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Tuition fee
Anytime
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About

This Graduate Diploma in Law program from The University of Western Australia is available to graduates with a recognised law degree who wish to pursue advanced or further study in law. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

This Graduate Diploma in Law  program from The University of Western Australia is designed to equip practising lawyers and law graduates with an advanced understanding of the law to meet the challenges of the dynamic workplace. You'll learn from world-class teaching staff and study with the next generation of leaders in legal practice, government, business and the not-for-profit sector.

The Graduate Diploma in Law consists of four postgraduate option units (24 points) and may be articulated into a Master of Laws or Master of Commercial and Resources Law. Units are often taught intensively, in non-standard teaching periods, to accommodate practitioners and overseas students. However, we also offer a range of options throughout the academic semesters.

Career Pathways 

Expand your skills, expertise and knowledge of law to prepare yourself for the next step in your law career.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Environmental Law 
  • Advanced Evidence and Proof 
  • Family Law 
  • Consumer Law 
  • Income Taxation Law 
  • Select Topics in Insurance Law   
  • Mining and Energy Law 
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Media Law 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details
  • Applications are accepted throughout the year.

Credits

24 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS CODE: 026880D  

To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—

  • a Juris Doctor or Bachelor of Laws, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; or 
  • a bachelor's degree in a cognate area, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; and (ii) the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 50 per cent; or 
  • a bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; and (ii) the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 50 per cent; and (iii) at least two years of relevant professional experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20450 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20450 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.
  • National Commonwealth supported students: $8,825.24

Living costs for Perth

1328 - 2367 AUD /month
Living costs

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

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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