Master of Legal Practice completion courses

Specialist subjects

Course offering for 2021.

Please find the current offerings for the Master of Legal Practice Program

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Grouping subjects for specialist study

You may select from any of the MLP completion courses, or you may choose to develop your expertise by selecting courses that will give you further depth in a specialist area. We’ve provided some examples grouped courses to support specialist study in that subject area.


If your role will be principally as a litigator, choose from:

Commercial and Technology

If your legal practice will include Commercial and Technology, choose from:

Practice skills

This cluster provides in-depth experience in key Practice skills areas:

Migration Law and Practice

Research Paper

A research paper may be taken as part of the MLP program. The course is worth 12 units and involves the completion of an 11,000-16,000 word research thesis. The specific length will vary, depending on what course or program you are enrolled into.

Please see the GRU page for more information.

*Please note that LEGM8308 Graduaute Research Unit (Legal Practice), available to eligible MLP students only, will be offered for the last time in Semester 1, 2021

Updated:  10 August 2015/Responsible Officer:  Director, GDLP/Page Contact:  Program Coordinator, GDLP