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Coursework

Master of Law and Development

    • CRICOS Code: 051271K

    Where will this take me?

    Overview

    As a student in the Master of Law and Development, you’ll develop an advanced understanding of the complex body of knowledge in the field of law and development, including:

    • the processes and actors involved in the legalisation of development
    • the history and range of rule of law or law reform projects initiated by international and regional institutions
    • the role of international economic institutions in proposing, designing and implementing law reform projects
    • development strategies enabled or foreclosed by attempts at law reform or legal institutional design
    • the success or failure of particular attempts at law reform or rule of law initiatives
    • theoretical approaches to understanding and critiquing law and development initiatives

    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.