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Diploma

Graduate Diploma in Construction Law

    • CRICOS Code: 075333C

    Where will this take me?

    Overview

    As a student, you’ll develop an advanced understanding of the complex body of knowledge in the field of construction law, including:

    • Common law principles and statutory regimes that impact upon construction and related projects in Australia and the relationship of such laws with the technical and commercial underpinnings of the industry
    • The international aspects of construction law and practice, including comparisons with that applicable in Australia
    • The principles underpinning the drafting of construction contracts and amendment of standard-form construction contracts
    • The avoidance, management and resolution of construction claims and disputes, and
    • Key ongoing debates relating to construction law and practice.

    You’ll also develop skills in critical analysis and the ability to interpret and transmit your ideas to specialist and non-specialist audiences, including clients.

    Many students who complete four subjects towards the Graduate Diploma in Construction Law decide to take four more subjects to complete a Master of Construction Law.