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University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

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Master of Laws (Comparative Law)

  • Masters (Coursework)

With the increased globalisation of world trade and the necessity to conduct business in unfamiliar legal systems, there has never been a more appropriate time to undertake postgraduate studies in Comparative Law.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
1.5 years full-time, 3 years part-time
Study Mode
Online
Intake Months
Feb, Jul
Domestic Fees
$20,240 per year / $30,360 total

About this course

With the increased globalisation of world trade and the necessity to conduct business in unfamiliar legal systems, there has never been a more appropriate time to undertake postgraduate studies in Comparative Law. As part of this specialisation, you will examine the global trend towards harmonisation of laws, as well as impacts and changes within the European Union affecting current legal practice in Australia.

Entry requirements

Entry Requirements Candidates must have an appropriate degree, such as a Bachelor of Laws; a Bachelor of Laws (Honours); a Juris Doctor; or an international equivalent. Applicants who do not hold a law degree but have an equivalent qualification approved by a legal profession admissions board are also eligible to apply for entry. English Language Requirements You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6. 5 or equivalent. If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program. We can help
Minimum Prior Qualification
Bachelor

Study locations

Online

How to apply

How to apply Apply with USQ Closing dates Applying directly to USQ: Semester 2, 2019 - applications close Monday 1 July, with semester 2 commencing on Monday 15 July 2019.Semester 1, 2020 - applications close Friday 28 February, with semester 1 commencing on Monday 24 February 2020. Credit for previous study or work experience You may be eligible for credit if you have previously studied or have relevant work experience. This will help to reduce the number of courses that you need to study to finish your program.

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Law & Paralegal Studies courses at University of Southern Queensland (USQ).
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Employed full-time