This course entry applies to students commencing this course in 2013 and should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Law
|Total credit points required||48|
|Standard duration of study (years)||1 year FT, 2 years PT|
|Study mode and location||On-campus (City (Melbourne))|
|Admission, fee and application details||http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/2105|
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This course provides advanced offerings in commercial law for both law and non-law graduates. The extensive range of units enables students to develop and enhance their knowledge across the breadth of commercial law areas, including corporate law, banking and finance law, taxation law and competition law, or to pursue some selected areas in greater depth. The program is attractive for those who seek to develop or expand a career in this area. The course focuses upon a thorough grounding in the fundamental principles of commercial law and its practical application as well as addressing advanced and current issues from both a local and international perspective.
The Graduate Diploma in Law (Commercial Law) aims to provide further education for both law and non-law graduates who want to learn about new and developing areas of commercial law and who want to acquire or develop an expertise in an area of commercial law. The course, in terms of course structure, teaching methods, class times and venues, is designed with the interests of part-time students particularly in mind.
This course consists of eight 6-point coursework units.
Students must complete a minimum of five coursework units from the area of commercial law. The remaining coursework units may be taken from the approved list of law units. Refer to 'Areas of study' for more information.
Students admitted with the maximum credit (24 credit points) must complete a minimum of three coursework units from the area of commercial law. The remaining coursework units may be taken from the approved list of law units.
Additional course requirements and recommendation:
For further information regarding law units and specialisations visit http://www.law.monash.edu.au/postgraduate/units-overview.html.
Students are advised that not all units may be available in every year. For information on the current postgraduate law timetable visit http://www.law.monash.edu.au/current-students/course-unit-information/timetables/postgraduate/index.html.
A credit average is required to articulate to a relevant master's program.
Graduate Diploma in Law (Commercial Law)