Executive Education at Monash Law

Monash Law's Executive Education program helps individuals, legal firms, government departments and other organisations develop the legal skills they need to succeed.

Do you want to develop your skills in a specific legal field? Enrol in one of Monash Law's Executive Education units.

Designed for lawyers and non-lawyers, our Executive Education units offer you the benefits of in-depth legal knowledge without the requirement to take on a full course load or complete assessment.

You'll learn from outstanding academics and leading experts in their fields, as well as international guest lecturers.

Choose to take your classes online or in our dedicated postgraduate Law Chambers in the heart of Melbourne’s legal precinct.

Your choice of unit may also be eligible for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points.

What can I study?

Please see the upcoming 2020 units currently offered as part of our Executive Education program below.


There will be no formal assessment when taken as an Executive Education unit. You will not receive a grade for the unit. Please note: You will be unable to use the unit as credit towards another qualification.

Fees (2020 / 2121)

  • Domestic students: $3,262.50
  • International students: $4,175.00

How to apply

Submit your application online here.

Please note: Executive Education units are referred to as 'Single Units' on the application form.

More information

  • Domestic students: 1800 MONASH (1800 666 274)
  • International students: +61 3 9903 4788

Upcoming Executive Education units (2020)

Unit CodeUnit TitleUnit DatesUnit Coordinator
LAW5315Commercial Alternative Dispute Resolution22, 29 Jul & 5, 12 AugMs Anne Sutherland Kelly 
LAW5319Law of Employee Relations23, 24, 27, 28 JulMs Lucy Line & Mr Mark Rinaldi
LAW5431International Entertainment law28, 29, 30, 31 JulProfessor Geoffrey Scott (International Guest Lecturer, Pennsylvania State University)
LAW5304Overview of International Human Rights Law31 Jul & 3, 13, 14 AugAssociate Professor Heli Askola 
LAW5452Private Investment Law3, 5, 10, 12 AugProfessor Stephen Barkoczy & Ms Tamara Wilkinson 
LAW5443Language, Communication and Legal Process17, 24, 31 Aug & 7, 14 SepThe Hon Professor Peter Gray AM
LAW5352Digital Workplace Law24, 28, 31 Aug & 4 SepProfessor Marilyn Pittard
LAW5457Forensic Evidence: Law, Science, Medicine and Technology25, 27 Aug & 1, 3 SepDr Jamie Walvisch
LAW5312Competition Law7, 14, 21, 28 SepDr George Raitt 
LAW5316Trade Marks and Commercial Designations8, 10, 15, 17 SepDr David Brennan 
LAW5649Law in the Age of Artificial Intelligence16, 17, 22, 23 SepAssociate Professor Janice Richardson 
LAW5438Current Issues in Sports Law29, 30 Sep & 1, 2 OctMr Paul Czarnota 
LAW5421Managing High Conflict Personalities in Legal Disputes21, 22, 23, 24 SepMr Bill Eddy (International Guest Lecturer, High Conflict Institute, USA)
LAW5398Transnational Labour Law6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22 OctThe Hon Alan Boulton AO
LAW5317Principles of Privacy and Freedom of Information6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29 OctProfessor Moira Paterson 
LAW5356Corporate and White Collar Crime7, 9, 12, 14 OctProfessor Liz Campbell 
LAW5470Exposing Failures and Wrongdoing: Royal Commissions and Public Inquiries17, 18, 24, 25, 31 Aug & 1 SepThe Hon Stephen Charles AO QC & The Hon Marcia Neave AO
LAW5417Children's Rights in International Law19, 21, 26, 28 Oct, 2, 4 NovProfessor Paula Gerber