Graduate Certificate in Military Law (GCertMilitaryLaw)

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Special Notes

This program is only available to Australian Defence Force Legal Officers and not available for general admission.

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (


The Graduate Certificate in Military Law will enable students to engage at a high level with the key military law principles relevant to practice as a Legal Officer in the Australian Defence Force.

The Graduate Certificate in Military Law is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 0.5 years.


Condition of enrolement
Interruption of program: Students must apply for permission from the Executive Dean or delegate before taking a Leave of Absence. Any extension of the leave without approval will result in the loss f place in the program but an application may be made to be re-admitted to the program subject to the admission procedures in place at the time.

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Certificate in Military Law

There shall be a Graduate Certificate in Military Law.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the Graduate Certificate in Military Law, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 12 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 12 units
Core Courses

To satisfy the requirements for Core Courses students must complete courses to the value of 12 units.

All of the following courses must be completed:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
LAW 7301OL Advanced Military Administrative Law 4.5
LAW 7302OL Advanced Military Discipline Law 4.5
LAW 7303OL Advanced Military Operations Law 3