Master of Business Law (MBusLaw)

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Academic Year


Special Notes

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


This program is designed for those seeking a Master degree in business studies with a focus in the law. Seminar-style teaching is employed, with one course usually involving 24 hours of classes over a twelve week semester. Some courses are taught during the evening or on weekends, while other courses may be taught intensively over two or more weeks.

The Master of Business Law is an AQF Level 9 Masters Conversion qualification with a standard full-time duration of 2 years.


Condition of Enrolment
Interruption of program: Students must apply for permission from the Faculty before taking a Leave of Absence. Any extension of the leave without approval will result in the loss of 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 Master of Business Law

There shall be a Master of Business Law .

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the degree of Master of Business Law, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 48 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 3 units
  2. Research equivalent courses to the value of 6 units in the form of either a research dissertation or two extended research essays
  3. Electives to the value of 39 units.