The Master of Legal Administration offers students with a non-law undergraduate degree the opportunity to attain postgraduate qualifications in law.
Completion of an undergraduate program (or equivalent) at an approved Australian institution.
The Master of Legal Administration offers students with a non-law undergraduate degree the opportunity to attain postgraduate qualifications in law. Students may complete a generalist degree or elect to specialise in a particular area of law, combined with up to four postgraduate subjects from other disciplines.
The Master of Legal Administration comprises 12 subjects:
Compulsory Law Subjects (4)
Advanced Legal Reasoning, Research and Writing
Australian Legal System
Principles of Contractual Liability
Principles of Tortious Liability
Criminal Law and Procedure A
The Master of Criminology program provides you with skill development and training as well as a scholarly appreciation of crime, justice and forensic issues.
Successful completion of an undergraduate degree in criminology or sociology or legal studies or psychology or humanities/arts. Graduates from other disciplines may be considered.
The Master of Criminology program provides you with skill development and training as well as a scholarly appreciation of crime, justice and forensic issues. The course provides an understanding of a broad range of issues involving criminology theories, contemporary information on crime prevention, the theory and practice of punishment, criminal offenders, the police, courts and correctional institutions, including current crime and deviance issues. You will be provided with both knowledge and research skills and techniques required for the analysis of criminological issues and an understanding of how to critically evaluate published research....
The Master of Criminology (Professional) program provides students with skill development and training as well as a scholarly appreciation of crime, justice and forensic
The professional program follows the same structure as the Master of Criminology program with an additional 20-week Professional Portfolio component.
Professional Portfolio is a 45 credit point subject available to master’s (Professional) students in the Faculty of Society & Design. This subject is strongly experientially orientated and encourages students to develop their professional skills in a real-world environment. The subject will ensure that students combine self-analysis and reflective learning skills with professional methodologies, so as to expand analytical and strategic thinking capabilities. It will provide practical experience for students to develop their skills in a profession relevant to their master’s specialisation....