Master of Private Law

  • CRICOS code: 076224M

Where will this take me?


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

  • The rules and principles governing contractual dealings, equitable doctrines, civil wrongs and private law remedies
  • The theories and policies that underpin those common law and equitable principles and relevant statutory interventions
  • Challenges that arise in the application of those rules and principles in particular transactions and in litigation
  • Current debates on the nature, basis and potential reform of private law doctrines.

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.