Postgraduate Scholarships General Information Current information about all postgraduate scholarships including application procedures, benefits, eligibility etc. This page in the GRS site has general information about scholarships for domestic and international students:
Inthe Faculty moved to a new law building on lower campus. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot. The building is four levels high and was designed by Melbourne architects Corbet Lyons.
Features of the building include light-filled atria space, open staircases, landscaped courtyards and an agora running up through floors. There are 13 classrooms with plus seats, two Harvard-style lecture rooms with 90 seats and a seat auditorium.
Other features include a new Moot Court and student lounge. The Law Library is occupied over two levels. After an extensive curriculum review, the Faculty introduced a new curriculum in Juris doctor curriculum[ edit ] The Graduate Juris Postgraduate coursework unsw program,  which involves a three-year graduate course of study, is made up of the following course study structure: Business Associations; and seven law electives.
The academic study load of the JD program differs from that of undergraduate dual law program in that for a full-time study mode it requires a full study load of four law subjects each semester in contrast to only part law study load each semester in the undergraduate dual law program. Class format[ edit ] The Law Faculty does not use a lecture and tutorial system common in faculties in England and still used by some other Australian law schools.
Rather, the Faculty has long conducted classes in a seminar-format. Students are asked to contribute to class discussion using the Socratic method ; basic learning is done through reading materials prior to class, and class time is devoted to examining the complexities and critical exploration of the material, though the level of Socratic questioning varies between teachers and courses.
First year classes ordinarily have a maximum of 28 students. Most upper-year classes have a maximum of 44 students. Some upper-year courses have up to 90 students.
It is designed to assess aptitudes and skills that are relevant to success in the law program, including critical thinking and analysis, and organising and expressing ideas in a clear and fluent way. Applicants will have two hours to complete the test.
LAT results will be valid for two years. Entry into the JD program is based on academic results in previous university degrees earned by the applicant.
Commonwealth Supported Places are offered to the most competitive domestic applicants and the remaining eligible domestic applicants will be offered a full-fee place in the JD program. Applicant's eligibility to be offered a CSP place may be improved if they have also completed an optional honours year or research degree.
Full-Fee Places - International: Kingsford Legal Centre The Faculty hosts the Kingsford Legal Centre which is both a teaching centre offering clinical legal education and a community legal centre which provides free legal advice and referral and ongoing assistance to the residents of the local area in relation to legal problems.
The Centre takes on cases where there is no other source of assistance or where acting for the client will benefit the community by achieving change in the law or government policy.
The Centre advises on matters including domestic violencedebtcriminal lawemployment lawlegal aidvictim's compensation, motor vehicle accidents, consumer matters and accidents and injuries. It has a statewide specialisation in discrimination law.
AustLII offers free access online to case law, legislation and other primary legal resources  and is "Australia's largest online legal public library.UNSW Sydney, a Powerhouse of Cutting-Edge Research & Teaching in the Asia-Pacific.
UNSW Sydney is Ranked 45th in the QS World University Rankings, Welcome to Australia’s Global University. Postgraduate Students currently enrolled in any of our postgraduate programs will find this area an excellent reference point to help them during their time in the School of Optometry and Vision Science at UNSW.
Postgraduate coursework students undertake units of study rather than research work, usually through lectures and tutorials. Gaining a postgraduate qualification allows you to: Pursue the career you want with industry relevant knowledge and skills.
UNSW / Home Country Joint Scholarships are available to promote international collaboration UNSW Scientia PhD Scheme The UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarship Scheme aims to attract new PhD scholars of exceptional quality to undertake projects in strategic research areas.
Postgraduate coursework involves units of study presented in lectures and tutorials that can include group work with fellow students, assignments and exams.
You can choose to do a Graduate Certificate, a Graduate Diploma or a Masters Degree. A postgraduate degree at UNSW Sydney is your opportunity to tackle the world’s challenges alongside the brightest minds in the country. Close partnerships with governments and organisations mean researchers benefit from knowledge sharing and can better realise commercial breakthroughs.