2018 Teaching period, unit discontinuation and penalty dates - postgraduate and JD law students

Postgraduate and Juris Doctor law students have different teaching period, unit discontinuation and penalty dates from the rest of the University. Your dates are below, do not use the central university census dates.

Before discontinuing a unit, you should check the dates below to avoid academic and financial penalties.

A student can not withdraw from a JD compulsory unit after the last day of teaching.

Unit Code Unit Name Teaching Period Teaching start date Withdrawn early ends

Academic and Financial Penalties apply after this date
Withdrawn late commences

Academic and Financial Penalties for WD-Late apply from this date
Withdrawn fail commences

Academic and Financial Penalties for WD-Fail apply from this date
Withdrawn fail ends

Last day to discontinue from units.

JD Compulsory Unit Discontinuation Dates

LAW5002 - LAW5018
Core units
Trimester 1  T1-58 03/01/2018 30/01/2018 31/01/2018 16/03/2018 27/03/2018
LAW5000
Australian legal reasoning and methods
Trimester 1   T1-58 17/01/2018 01/02/2018 02/02/2018 16/02/2018 26/02/2018
LAW5001
Principles of criminal law and procedure
Trimester 1   T1-58 14/02/2018 05/03/2018 06/03/2018 16/03/2018 27/03/2018
LAW5002 - LAW5018
Core units
Trimester 2   T2-58 30/04/2018 28/05/2018 29/05/2018 10/07/2018 20/07/2018
LAW5000
Australian legal reasoning and methods
Trimester 2    T2-58 30/04/2018 16/05/2018 17/05/2018 01/06/2018 11/06/2018
LAW5001
Principles of criminal law and procedure
Trimester 2   T2-58 04/06/2018 22/06/2018 23/06/2018 10/07/2018 20/07/2018
LAW5002 - LAW5018
Core units
Trimester 3  T3-58 20/08/2018 17/09/2018 18/09/2018 30/10/2018 09/11/2018
LAW5000
Australian legal reasoning and methods
Trimester 3  T3-58 20/08/2018 04/09/2018 05/09/2018 19/09/2018 29/09/2018
LAW5001
Principles of criminal law and procedure
Trimester 3  T3-58 01/10/2018 17/10/2018 18/10/2018 29/10/2018 09/11/2018

Postgraduate and JD Elective Units

LAW5428
Health law
Term 1   T1-57   4/01/2018 16/01/2018 17/01/2018 13/02/2018 7/03/2018
LAW5466
Financial services law
Term 1 
T1-57
9/01/2018 22/01/2018 23/01/2018 13/02/2018 08/03/2018
LAW5430
Advanced evidence and proof in litigation (first offering)
Trimester 1 T1-58 15/01/2018 29/01/2018 30/01/2018 27/02/2018 23/03/2018
LAW5052
Professional project
Extended Sem 1  
S1-32
01/02/2018 19/02/2018 20/02/2018 28/03/2018 27/04/2018
LAW5448
Copyright X: US and international copyright law and theory
Trimester 1  T1-58 24/01/2018 02/02/2018 03/02/2018 22/02/2018 13/03/2018
LAW5346
Designs law and practice
Trimester 1   T1-58 29/01/2018 09/02/2018 10/02/2018 06/03/2018 28/03/2018
LAW5385
Corporate finance law
Trimester 1   T1-58 29/01/2018 08/02/2018 09/02/2018 28/02/2018 20/03/2018
LAW5050
Professional practice
Trimester 1   T1-58 01/02/2018 20/02/2018 21/02/2018 29/03/2018 07/05/2018
LAW5361
Foundations of regulation: Policy, principles and practice
Trimester 1   T1-58 5/02/2018 19/02/2018 20/02/2018 15/03/2018 09/04/2018
LAW5340
Intellectual property (first offering)
Trimester 1   T1-58 12/02/2018 26/02/2018 27/02/2018 23/03/2018 17/04/2018
LAW5081
Australian legal process and research (first offering)
Trimester 1   T1-58 12/02/2018 26/02/2018 27/02/2018 27/03/2018 20/04/2018
LAW5080
Australian legal system (first offering)
Trimester 1   T1-58 14/02/2018 27/02/2018 28/02/2018 27/03/2018 19/04/2018
LAW5409
Principles of family law 
Trimester 1  T1-58 15/02/2018 27/02/2018 28/02/2018 23/03/2018 13/04/2018
LAW5304
Overview of international human rights law (First offering)
Trimester 1  T1-58 22/02/2018 06/03/2018 07/03/2018 30/03/2018 23/04/2018
LAW5411
Advanced mediation: Skills and theory A (first offering)
Trimester 1 T1-58 1/03/2018 13/03/2018 14/03/2018 10/04/2018 03/05/2018
LAW5374
Federal labour law
Semester 1 S1-01 2/03/2018 16/03/2018 17/03/2018 13/04/2018 10/05/2018
LAW5312
Competition law
Semester 1 S1-01 27/02/2018 13/03/2018 14/03/2018 10/04/2018 07/05/2018
LAW5330
International refugee law and practice
Semester 1 S1-01 7/03/2018 19/03/2018 20/03/2018 10/04/2018 03/05/2018
LAW5319
Law of employee relations (first offering)
Semester 1 S1-01 7/03/2018 19/03/2018 20/03/2018 10/04/2018 01/05/2018
LAW5301
Copyright
Semester 1 S1-01 21/03/2018 04/04/2018 05/04/2018 2/05/2018 29/05/2018
LAW5412
Advanced mediation: Skills and theory B (first offering)
Semester 1 S1-01 22/03/2018 03/04/2018 04/04/2018 27/04/2018 18/05/2018
LAW5350
Principles of taxation (first offering)
  Term 2 
T2-57
16/04/2018 30/04/2018 01/05/2018 29/05/2018 22/06/2018
LAW5432
Workplace investigations and misconduct
  Term 2  
T2-57
16/04/2018 30/04/2018 01/05/2018 29/05/2018 21/06/2018
LAW5367
Energy law, regulation and policy
  Term 2  
T2-57
19/04/2018 01/05/2018 02/05/2018 29/05/2018 21/06/2018
LAW5340
Intellectual property (second offering)
Trimester 2   T2-58 26/04/2018 09/05/2018 10/05/2018 05/06/2018 02/07/2018
LAW5355
Advocacy
  Term 2  
T2-57
30/04/2018 10/05/2018 11/05/2018 30/05/2018 18/06/2018
LAW5050 Professional practice Trimester 2
T2-58
26/04/2018 15/05/2018 16/05/2018 21/06/2018 30/07/2018
LAW5344
Negotiation: Essential skills for dispute resolution (first offering)
Trimester 2   T2-58 1/05/2018 16/05/2018 17/05/2018 19/06/2018 16/07/2018
LAW5348
Indigenous rights and international law
Trimester 2  T2-58 2/05/2018 14/05/2018 15/05/2018 08/06/2018 03/07/2018
LAW5334
Psychiatry, psychology and law
Trimester 2   T2-58 24/05/2018 05/06/2018 06/06/2018 29/06/2018 23/07/2018
LAW5375
Arbitration of international commercial disputes
  Term 2  
T2-57
21/05/2018 4/06/2018 5/06/2018 3/07/2018 26/07/2018
LAW5382 Principles of environmental law Trimester 2   T2-58 5/06/2018 12/06/2018 13/06/2018 26/06/2018 10/07/2018
LAW5310
Sentencing
Trimester 2  T2-58 6/06/2018 18/06/2018 19/06/2018 13/07/2018 06/08/2018
LAW5438
Current issues in sports law
Trimester 2  T2-58 7/06/2018 19/06/2018 20/06/2018 13/07/2018 06/08/2018
LAW5357
Corporate governance and directors' duties
Trimester 2   T2-58 13/06/2018 27/06/2018 28/06/2018 25/07/2018 21/08/2018
LAW5321
Protecting commercial innovation: Patents and trade secrets
  Term 3  
T3-57
29/06/2018 12/07/2018 13/07/2018 07/08/2018 31/08/2018
LAW5052
Professional project
Extended Sem 2 
S2-32
16/07/2018 29/08/2018 30/08/2018 6/09/2018 11/10/2018
LAW5429
Advanced commercial negotiation skills
  Term 3  
T3-57
2/07/2018 16/07/2018 17/07/2018 07/08/2018 30/08/2018
LAW5464 Negotiation and influence: Skills and theory   Term 3  
T3-57
10/07/2018 23/07/2018 24/07/2018 14/08/2017 06/09/2018
LAW5081
Australian legal process and research (second offering)
  Term 3  
T3-57
11/07/2018 24/07/2018 25/07/2018 21/08/2018 14/09/2018
LAW5080
Australian legal system (second offering)
  Term 3  
T3-57
18/07/2018 30/07/2018 31/07/2018 28/08/2018 19/09/2018
LAW5319
Law of employee relations (second offering)
Semester 2 S2-01 19/07/2018 31/07/2018 01/08/2018 28/08/2018 20/09/2018
LAW5316
Trade marks and commercial designations
Semester 2 S2-01 23/07/2018 06/08/2018 07/08/2018 30/08/2018 24/09/2018
LAW5304
Overview of international human rights law (second offering)
Semester 2 S2-01 26/07/2018 09/08/2018 10/08/2018 06/09/2018 04/10/2018
LAW5431
International entertainment law
Semester 2 S2-01 30/07/2018 13/08/2018 14/08/2018 05/09/2018 28/09/2018
LAW5305
International trade law
Semester 2 S2-01 16/07/2018 23/07/2018 24/07/2018 01/09/2018 10/09/2018
LAW5445
Commercial equity
Semester 2 S2-01 6/08/2018 20/08/2018 21/08/2018 14/09/2018 08/10/2018
LAW5393
Law of workforce management
Semester 2 S2-01 7/08/2018 20/08/2018 21/08/2018 18/09/2018 10/10/2018
LAW5389
Law of climate change
Semester 2 S2-01 9/08/2018 23/08/2018 24/08/2018 20/09/2018 18/10/2018
LAW5315
Commercial alternate dispute resolution
Semester 2 S2-01 15/08/2018 30/08/2018 31/08/2018 02/10/2018 30/10/2018
LAW5356
Corporate and white collar crime
Semester 2 S2-01 15/08/2018 30/08/2018 31/08/2018 02/10/2018 30/10/2018
LAW5306
Corporate insolvency
Semester 2 S2-01 16/08/2018 28/08/2018 29/08/2018 25/09/2018 16/10/2018
LAW5463
Children's law in action
Semester 2 S2-01 16/08/2018 3/09/2018 4/09/2018 5/10/2018 7/11/2018
LAW5345
Business and human rights
Semester 2 S2-01 17/08/2018 29/08/2018 30/08/2018 24/09/2018 18/10/2018
LAW5050
Professional practice
Trimester 3
T3-58
12/07/2018 01/08/2018 02/08/2018 07/09/2018 16/10/2018
LAW5433
Victims, law and mass atrocity
Trimester 3  T3-58 23/08/2018 04/09/2018 05/09/2018 28/09/2018 22/10/2018
LAW5443
Language communication and legal process
Trimester 3  T3-58 29/08/2018 11/09/2018 12/09/2018 09/10/2018 01/11/2018
LAW5398
International Labour Law
Trimester 3  T3-58 4/09/2018 14/09/2018 15/09/2018 05/10/2018 25/10/2018
LAW5340
Intellectual Property (third offering)
Trimester 3  T3-58 5/09/2018 18/09/2018 19/09/2018 16/10/2018 08/11/2018
LAW5312
Competition law (second offering)
Trimester 3  T3-58 10/09/2018 26/09/2018 27/09/2018 30/10/2018 30/11/2018
LAW5355
Advocacy
Trimester 3  T3-58 10/09/2018 19/09/2018 20/09/2018 09/10/2018 25/10/2018
LAW5366
International banking and finance: Law and practice
Term 4  
T4-57
12/09/2018 24/09/2018 25/09/2018 19/10/2018 13/11/2018
LAW5370
Discrimination and human rights at work
Term 3  
T3-58
13/09/2018 24/09/2018 25/09/2018 11/10/2018 29/10/2018
LAW5344
Negotiation: Essential skills for dispute resolution (second offering)
Term 4  
T4-57
19/09/2018 23/10/2018 24/10/2018 20/11/2018 18/12/2018
LAW5444
Advanced commercial contracts
Term 4   T4-57 25/09/2018 08/10/2018 09/10/2018 30/10/2018 22/11/2018
LAW5421
Managing high conflict personalities in legal disputes
Term 4  
T4-57
26/09/2018 08/10/2018 09/10/2018 30/10/2018 22/11/2018
LAW5362
Regulatory methods
Term 4  
T4-57
3/10/2018 15/10/2018 16/10/2018 09/11/2018 03/12/2018
LAW5457
Forensic evidence: Law, science, medicine and technology
Term 4  
T4-57
3/10/2018 22/10/2018 23/10/2018 28/11/2018 1/01/2019
LAW5303
Forensic family law
Term 4  
T4-57
16/10/2018 29/10/2018 30/10/2018 20/11/2018 13/12/2018
LAW5352 Electronic workplace law Term 4  
T4-57
18/10/2018 02/11/2018 03/11/2018 05/12/2018 01/01/2019
LAW5452
Private investment law
Term 4  
T4-57
22/10/2018 5/11/2018 6/11/2018 4/12/2018 1/01/2019
LAW5359
International human rights law and women
Term 4  
T4-57
23/10/2018 6/11/2018 7/11/2018 4/12/2018 1/01/2019
LAW5430
Advanced evidence and proof in litigation (second offering)
Term 4  
T4-57
23/10/2018 6/11/2018 7/11/2018 4/12/2018 1/01/2019
LAW5050
Professional practice (JD students only)
Summer Semester SSA-02 TBC TBC TBC TBC TBC
LAW5341
Trade mark practice
Summer Semester SSA-02 5/11/2018 19/11/2018 20/11/2018 18/12/2018 10/01/2019
LAW5350
Principles of taxation (second offering)
Summer Semester SSA-02 1/11/2018 15/11/2018 16/11/2018 13/12/2018 9/01/2019