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  • Length 1 years full-time
  • Minimum 48 Units
Admission requirements
Do you want to talk to someone before enrolling? Contact sarah.heathcote@anu.edu.au
  • Mode of delivery
    • Internal
Master of Laws in International Law

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After you have accepted your offer you will be emailed your password and uni ID.  You must then follow the instructions provided here and enrol online through ISIS.

International students should discuss their enrolment with us when they arrive in Canberra. Please Contact us to arrange an appointment.

It is the student's responsibility to ensure the program requirements are met and that all compulsory and required courses are completed so that the program can be awarded.




About this degree

How to choose courses and enrol

  1. Consult the program requirements on the Programs and Courses page to see which courses you can choose. For the Master of Laws in International Law you must ensure 36 of your 48 units are in International Law courses.
  2. Look at the Masters program timetable to see what courses are offered and which specialisation they belong to. The Graduate Coursework Timetable is available on the ANU College of Law, Masters Program site.
  3. Choose a course(s). You can enrol in your whole year's worth of courses or one course at a time. Domestic students have 5 years to complete the program. A full time study load is 18-24 units per half year period.
  4. Check that you meet the prerequisite(s) for the course.
  5. Enrol in the course on ISIS - for information on how to do this please go to http://www.anu.edu.au/students/program-administration/enrolment/enrol-for-the-first-time-as-a-coursework-student

LAWS8182 Principles of International Law

All students must complete LAWS8182 Principles of International Law  prior to completing other international law courses. You may have already completed this course within the Graduate Certificate of Law. Students who hold an LLB or JD who have undertake a similar course within their degree may apply for an exemption for LAWS812. Please email pgadmin.law@anu.edu.au  to request an exemption.

Commencement date

Each student will commence their program on a different date depending on what courses they have chosen however if you haven't completed Principles of International Law this will be your first course. Please see the timetable for the start date.

Attendance

The ANU College of Law has a strict attendance policy for face-to-face intensive classes. You must attend 100% of scheduled classes, whether they are held on weekdays, weekends or during the evening. We assume you have taken into account all work, family, religious and other commitments when you enrol.

Online Courses

A few courses in the area of International Law are available online. Please see the timetable.  Attendance is not required at all for online courses.

Course Materials

A Course Study Guide will be published for each course on the Wattle course site. This document contains information on the course including: course lecture outline; textbook requirements; reading requirements; assessment details; and policy information.

You can buy text books at the on-campus Coop Bookshop. Reading Guides or E-Bricks may also be made available on the Wattle course site. This varies from course to course.

You will be given access to the Wattle course site approximately 24-48 hours after you enrol in the course,  provided the site is opened. Sites are generally opened four weeks prior to the commencement of the course intensive. Course Study Guides, course materials, ebricks, resources, discussion forums, quizzes and online activities can all be accessed via each Wattle course site. Assessments will be submitted electronically on the Wattle course site.

Status/Credit

If you wish to apply for status (credit/advanced standing) for courses you have studied at another university, you must complete an Application for Status form and submit it to the LLM Program Administrator, along with an official transcript of your previous studies and relevant course descriptions and outlines. You will not be granted status for courses that have already counted towards a completed degree or award.

Email

All email correspondence from the University will be sent to your University Webmail account. You can access this email account at http://students.anu.edu.au/ and clicking on the Webmail icon. There is a facility to redirect your university email to a preferred account. Please go to:http://itservices.anu.edu.au/email/


Academic Advice

Please seek advice from the Stream Convenor on academic matters relating to international law courses and this program

Do you want to talk to someone before enrolling?

Contact Dr Sarah Heathcote at sarah.heathcote@anu.edu.au

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