Master of Laws (Business Law)Masters by Coursework
The Master of Laws (Business Law) (LLM) will help you develop an advanced understanding of the various fields of corporate and commercial law, and equip you with highly sought-after skills. Receive productive learning outcomes with cutting-edge content in emerging business law fields such as Intellectual Property, Global Business Law and Competition Law – with traditional business law subjects.
A Masters in business law offers you the opportunity to further develop your critical thinking and analytical skills, while gaining in-depth legal knowledge to strengthen your professional practice.
Learn more about the online course offering.
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GA1: Intellectual rigour
demonstrate ability to critically analyse, assess and synthesise complex information, problems, and concepts and apply legal reasoning and research to legal and policy issues
apply legal reasoning, critical analysis and creative skills to to complex legal problems and policy in selected areas of law
GA3: Ethical practice
demonstrate a high level of personal autonomy and accountability and integrate ethical principles into practice
GA4: Knowledge of a discipline
apply expert, specialised cognitive and technical skills to interpret and transmit knowledge, skills and ideas to specialist and non-specialist audiences
GA5: Lifelong learning
demonstrate mastery of theoretical knowledge and reflect critically on theory and professional practice or scholarship
GA6: Communication and social skills
communicate knowledge, skills and concepts effectively with clients and others in interprofessional contexts
GA7: Cultural competence
an expert understanding in selected areas of law from a variety of historical and theoretical perspectives that is informed by cultural awareness and cultural competence
This program will have a concentration in Corporate and Commercial Law, including commercial litigation, property and intellectual property law, consumer and competition law, corporate responsibility, global business law, corporate governance and taxation law.
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Students can claim participation in postgraduate studies in law as part of their mandatory CPD requirements to hold a practising law certificate.
We encourage you to apply for the courses you most want to study. If you are not eligible to enter your chosen course right now, our team will work with you to find the best pathway option.
Before applying, make sure you double check all entry requirements, gather required documentation and review the University’s Rules Relating to Awards, noting any specifics listed below.
To be eligible to receive the Master of Laws (Business Law) students must complete the equivalent of 8 units (96 credit points), comprising:
- 1 core unit (12 credit points); and
- 7 law elective units (84 credit points).
Students may be eligible to exit with the Graduate Certificate in Business Law comprising 1 core unit and 3 electives if admitted without a Bachelor degree in Law or any 4 elective units if admitted with a Bachelor degree in Law.
Your course progression is in the recommended order you should complete your course in. It is important that you follow this to ensure you meet the course requirements. For further assistance see How to Enrol in Units using My Enrolment.
Students should use course progression information to select units specific to their course and enrol in these units using My Enrolment.
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Complete the following units to satisfy the Requirements of the Award
|LAWS6002||Advanced Legal Research||
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|LAWS6002||Advanced Legal Research|