• Total units 24 Units
  • Areas of interest Law
  • Specialisation code COCOM-SPEC
Corporate and Commercial Law Specialisation

This specialisation will provide students with an insight into the increasingly complex global and domestic commercial environment in which individuals and corporations operate. The courses in this specialisation focus on the governance and regulation of business and the legal issues that arise in commercial trading and transactions.


This specialisation gives students the skills necessary in corporate and commercial law to prepare them for a career in private practice, the private sector or within regulatory agencies or government.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Review, analyse, and synthesise knowledge from primary and secondary legal sources to identify and provide solutions to Corporate and Commercial Law problems.

  2. Interpret and critically evaluate Corporate and Commercial Law and its social, ethical and cultural impact on society, at a local, national, and international level.

  3. Undertake technical legal research to access a range of legal materials, literature databases, and other online sources, and apply legal or interdisciplinary research methodologies to evaluate and synthesise findings.

  4. Communicate to a variety of legal and non-legal audiences in a range of oral and written formats.

  5. Work both independently and collaboratively as required, and evaluate and reflect on feedback to develop personal, professional and ethical capability across a range of legal disciplines.

Other Information

Courses counted towards this specialisation can also be counted towards another specialisation, provided they are listed on the Study Tab under the relevant specialisation. 

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Requirements

This Undergraduate Specialisation requires the completion of 24 units, which must include:

24 units from completion of the following course(s):

LAWS4202 Media Law

LAWS4210 Commercial Law

LAWS4221 Income Tax

LAWS4222 Intellectual Property

LAWS4226 International Trade Law

LAWS4228 Labour Law

LAWS4237 Financial Markets and Takeovers

LAWS4254 Restitution

LAWS4255 Competition Law

LAWS4259 Consumer Protection and Product Liability Law

LAWS4282 Corporate Insolvency

LAWS4306 International Investment Treaty Law and Arbitration

LAWS4312 The Law of Money

LAWS4341 Law, Markets and Justice

LAWS4350 Law, Work and Technology

LAWS4700 Law Research Capstone Project

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