2021 unit discontinuation and penalty dates - postgraduate law students

Postgraduate and Juris Doctor law students have different teaching periods, unit discontinuation and penalty dates from the rest of the University. Relevant dates are below, do not use the central university census dates for any units listed on this page.

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

JD Core Unit Discontinuation Dates

(Note: Some of these units are also available for study in other postgraduate law courses)
*JD Core Units include: LAW5002, LAW5003, LAW5004, LAW5005, LAW5006, LAW5007, LAW5008, LAW5010, LAW5011, LAW5012, LAW5013, LAW5014, LAW5015 and LAW5018
Unit CodeUnit Name Teaching Period Teaching start date Withdrawn Early ends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Withdrawn Late commences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Withdrawn Fail commences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Withdrawn Fail ends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

(Exceptions apply to some teaching periods)

 

Financial penalties apply

Academic penalties apply to some teaching periods only

LAW5000 Australian legal reasoning and methods Trimester 1   T1-58 11/01/202121/01/2021------12/02/2021
Exception
LAW5001Principles of criminal law and procedure Trimester 1   T1-58 15/02/202108/03/2021------26/03/2021
Exception
LAW5002 to LAW5018JD Core units* Trimester 1  T1-58 11/01/202108/02/2021------26/03/2021
Exception
LAW5000Australian legal reasoning and methods Trimester 2    T2-58 03/05/202112/05/2021------04/06/2021
Exception
LAW5001Principles of criminal law and procedure Trimester 2   T2-58 07/06/202128/06/2021------23/07/2021
Exception
LAW5002 to LAW5018JD Core units* Trimester 2   T2-58 03/05/202131/05/2021------23/07/2021
Exception
LAW5000Australian legal reasoning and methods Trimester 3  T3-58 23/08/202102/09/202103/09/202114/09/202124/09/2021
LAW5001Principles of criminal law and procedure Trimester 3  T3-58 27/09/202118/10/202119/10/202102/11/202112/11/2021
LAW5002 to LAW5018JD Core units* Trimester 3  T3-58 23/08/202120/09/202121/09/202102/11/202112/11/2021

Postgraduate Law Elective Units

Unit CodeUnit NameTeaching PeriodTeaching start dateWithdrawn 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Withdrawn Late commences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Withdrawn Fail commences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

(Exceptions apply to some teaching periods)

 

Financial penalties apply

Academic penalties apply to some teaching periods only

LAW5050Professional practice (JD)T1-5707/12/202004/01/2021------31/03/2021
Exception
LAW5430Advanced evidence and proof in litigationT1-5818/01/202129/01/2021------12/03/2021
Exception
LAW5372Contemporary perspectives on construction lawT1-5829/01/202109/02/2021------25/03/2021
Exception
LAW5432Workplace investigations and misconductT1-5803/02/202118/02/2021------20/04/2021
Exception
LAW5350Principles of taxationT1-5808/02/202123/02/2021------23/04/2021
Exception
LAW5052Professional projectS1-3208/02/202101/03/2021------21/05/2021
Exception
LAW5081Australian legal process and researchT1-5815/02/202126/02/2021------09/04/2021
Exception
LAW5301CopyrightT1-5815/02/202102/03/2021------30/04/2021
Exception
LAW5476The death penalty: Law, politics and advocacyT1-5816/02/202101/03/2021------12/04/2021
Exception
LAW5319Law of employee relationsT1-5824/02/202111/03/2021------11/05/2021
Exception
LAW5340Intellectual propertyS1-0102/03/202117/03/2021------17/05/2021
Exception
LAW5312Competition law S1-0103/03//202124/03/2021------15/06/2021
Exception
LAW5478Strategic and public interest litigationS1-0110/03/202122/03/2021------04/05/2021
Exception
LAW5304Overview of international human rights lawS1-0104/03/202119/03/2021------19/05/2021
Exception
LAW5383International refugee law and human rightsS1-0115/03/202130/03/2021------28/05/2021
Exception
LAW5344Negotiation: Essential skills for dispute resolutionS1-0123/03/202105/04/2021------17/05/2021
Exception
LAW5375Arbitration of international commercial disputesS1-0129/03/202109/04/2021------21/05/2021
Exception
LAW5050Professional practice (JD)T2-5722/03/202112/04/2021------01/07/2021
Exception
LAW5358Current issues in workplace lawT2-5719/04/202130/04/2021------11/06/2021
Exception
LAW5355AdvocacyT2-5726/04/202110/05/2021------02/07/2021
Exception
LAW5384International investment lawT2-5703/05/202118/05/2021------16/07/2021
Exception
LAW5310SentencingT2-5810/05/202121/05/2021------02/07/2021
Exception
LAW5340Intellectual propertyT2-5817/05/202128/05/2021------09/07/2021
Exception
LAW5469Family Violence, Gender and LawT2-5831/05/202111/06/2021------23/07/2021
Exception
LAW5353CybercrimeT2-5808/06/202123/06/2021------23/08/2021
Exception
LAW5393Law of workforce managementT2-5809/06/202124/06/2021------24/08/2021
Exception
LAW5321Protecting commercial innovation: Patents and trade secretsT2-5823/06/202108/07/2021------07/09/2021
Exception
LAW5338International humanitarian lawT2-5829/06/202112/07/2021------23/08/2021
Exception
LAW5052Professional projectS2-3205/07/202126/07/202127/07/202107/09/202115/10/2021
LAW5050Professional practice (JD)T3-5721/06/202109/07/202110/07/202117/08/202122/09/2021
LAW5081Australian legal process and researchT3-5712/07/202123/07/202124/07/202117/08/202103/09/2021
LAW5319Law of employee relationsT3-5712/07/202123/07/202124/07/202117/08/202106/09/2021
LAW5464Negotiation and influence: Strategy and skillsT3-5713/07/202126/07/202127/07/202117/08/202106/09/2021
LAW5477Institutions in international lawT3-5719/07/202103/08/202104/08/202103/09/202101/10/2021
LAW5315Commercial alternative dispute resolutionT3-5720/07/202104/08/202105/08/202107/09/202104/10/2021
LAW5431International entertainment lawT3-5720/07/202102/08/202103/08/202124/08/202113/09/2021
LAW5411Advanced mediation: Skills and theory AS2-0126/07/202106/08/202107/08/202131/08/202117/09/2021
LAW5334Psychiatry, psychology and lawS2-0129/07/202113/08/202114/08/202114/09/202113/10/2021
LAW5304Overview of international human rights lawS2-0130/07/202116/08/202117/08/202114/09/202114/10/2021
LAW5452Private investment lawS2-0102/08/202113/08/202114/08/202107/09/202124/09/2021
LAW5314International environmental lawS2-0102/08/202117/08/202118/08/202117/09/202115/10/2021
LAW5470Exposing failures and wrongdoing: royal commissions and public inquiriesS2-0103/08/202118/08/202119/08/202121/09/202118/10/2021
LAW5343Privacy and Surveillance in the age of AIS2-0109/08/202124/08/202125/08/202124/09/202122/10/2021
LAW5392Globalisation and international lawS2-0109/08/202120/08/202121/08/202114/09/202101/10/2021
LAW5409Principles of family lawS2-0110/08/202125/08/202126/08/202128/09/202125/10/2021
LAW5340Intellectual propertyS2-0112/08/202127/08/202128/08/202128/09/202127/10/2021
LAW5412Advanced mediation: Skills and theory BT3-5824/08/202106/09/202107/09/202128/09/202118/10/2021
LAW5428Health lawT3-5826/08/202110/09/202111/09/202112/10/202110/11/2021
LAW5355AdvocacyT3-5830/08/202106/09/202107/09/202115/09/202124/09/2021
LAW5312Competition lawT3-5807/09/202122/09/202123/09/202126/10/202122/11/2021
LAW5370Discrimination law and human rights at workT3-5808/09/202123/09/202124/09/202126/10/202123/11/2021
LAW5344Negotiation: Essential skills for dispute resolutionT3-5808/09/202120/09/202121/09/202112/10/202102/11/2021
LAW5316Trade marks and commercial designationsT3-5809/09/202120/09/202121/09/202112/10/202103/11/2021
LAW5407Current issues in tortsT3-5814/09/202129/09/202130/09/202102/11/202129/11/2021
LAW5472Regulating shareholder activismT3-5815/09/202127/09/202128/09/202119/10/202109/11/2021
LAW5421Managing high conflict personalities in legal disputesT3-5820/09/202101/10/202102/10/202126/10/202112/11/2021
LAW5050Professional practice (JD)T4-5713/09/202104/10/202105/10/202109/11/202116/12/2021
LAW5356Corporate and white collar crimeT4-5704/10/202119/10/202120/10/202119/11/202117/12/2021
LAW5348Indigenous rights and international lawT4-5705/10/202120/10/202121/10/202123/11/202120/12/2021
LAW5475Issues in transnational dispute resolutionT4-5704/10/202115/10/202116/10/202109/11/202126/11/2021
LAW5381Human rights advocacyT4-5711/10/202128/10/202129/10/202101/12/202104/01/2022
LAW5350Principles of taxationT4-5718/10/202129/10/202130/10/202123/11/202110/12/2021
LAW5650Legal tech studioT4-5720/10/202104/11/202105/11/202107/12/202104/01/2022
LAW5471Legal project managementT4-5725/10/202109/11/202110/11/202110/12/202107/01/2022
LAW5357Corporate governance and directors' dutiesT4-5701/11/202115/11/202116/11/202109/12/202104/01/2022
LAW5398Transnational labour lawT4-5704/10/202119/10/202120/10/202119/11/202103/01/2022
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