Law electives

Electives and intensive dates are subject to change and must meet minimum enrolment numbers.

Subject descriptions are provided in the Subject Database.

*Please note:

  • The following offerings are subject to final confirmation and timetabling.
  • There are a limited number of places available in elective subjects.
  • If your preferred subject is full keep checking back as places may become available.
  • Subject delivery details, including campus, for all electives will be confirmed in the timetable.
  • Please ensure you enrol in the correct subject code as per your Course Handbook.

The following subjects will be open for both Wollongong and SWS students to enrol into via SOLS.

All Summer subjects will be delivered Online in December and will follow the Delivery Mode listed below in January.

Subject Codes

Subject Name

Delivery Mode

LAW 330 / LLB 330 (8CP) / LLB3330 (6CP)

Law of Employment

Online

LLB 367 (8CP) / LLB3367 (6CP)

Elder Law

On Campus (WOL)

LAW 344 / LLB 334 (8 CP) / LLB3344 (6CP)

Indigenous People and Legal Systems

On Campus (WOL)

LAW 306 / LLB3906 (8CP) / LLB3306 (6CP)

Privacy Law and Technology

On Campus (WOL) and Online

Please Note:

  • LAW places are reserved for non-LLB students only.
  • Please consult the Course handbook for detailed information on each subject code.

The following subjects will be open for both Wollongong and SWS students to enrol into via SOLS.

Subject Code

Subject Name

Delivery Mode/Campus

LLB 303/LLB3303/LAW 303

Family Law

On Campus (WOL)

LLB 303/LLB3303/LAW 303

Family Law

On Campus (SWS)/Online (SWS)

LLB376/LLB3376

Special Studies in Law D: International Investment Law

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB 384/LLB3384/LAW 284

Politics of Justice

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB 386/LLB3386

Mooting (Annual - EOI process)

TBC

LLB3905/LLB3305/LAW 305

Health Law              

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB3354/LLB 354/LAW 354

Human Rights Law

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB 389/LLB3389

Wills & Succession

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB 361/LLB3361

Cultural Legal Studies

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB3923/LLB3933

Law of the Sea 

UOW Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB 385/LLB3385/LAW 385

Refugee Law

On Campus(WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB 385/LLB3385/LAW 385

Refugee Law

On Campus(SWS)/Online (SWS & WOL)

LLB 330/ LLB3330/ LAW 330

Law of Employment

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB 325/LLB3325

Children & the Law

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

Please Note:

  • LAW places are reserved for non-LLB students only.
  • Please consult the Course handbook for detailed information on each subject code.

The following subjects will be open for both Wollongong and SWS students to enrol into via SOLS. 

Subject Code

Subject Name

Delivery Mode

LLB331/LLB3331/LAW331

Intellectual Property Law

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB334/LLB3334

Environmental Law

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB 341/LLB3341

Taxation Law

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB343/LLB3343/LAW343

International Law

On Campus (WOL)

LLB343/LLB3343/LAW343

International Law

On Campus (SWS)

LAW 306/LLB3306/LLB3906

Privacy Law and Technology

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LAW 306/LLB3306/LLB3906

Privacy Law and Technology

On Campus(SWS)/Online (SWS & WOL)

LAW 319/LLB3319

International Business Law

On Campus (SWS)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB3399/LLB 399

Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB3351/LLB 351

Judges, Associates and the District Court (EOI process – Dates TBC)

TBC

LLB3323/LLB 323/LAW 323

Consumer Protection and Product Liability Law

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB3335/LLB 335/LAW 335

Anti-Discrimination Law

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB3358/LLB 358

Marine Resources Law

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB 388/LLB3388

Mental Health Law and Practice (Special Studies F) 

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB3907 / LLB3307

Miscarriages of Justice

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

LLB 321/LLB3321/ LAW 321

Banking Law

On Campus (WOL)/Online (WOL & SWS)

Please Note:

  • LAW places are reserved for non-LLB students only.
  • Please consult the Course handbook for detailed information on each subject code.
  • The future elective subjects and delivery information is indicative only and are subject to the outcomes of the annual student survey results, HoS planning and School resourcing.
  • For more information on each subject please visit the Course handbook 
Subject Name Frequency 2022 2023 2024
Banking Law Annual X X X
Children and the Law Annual X X X
Consumer Protection and Product Liability Law Annual X X X
Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice Annual X X X
Environmental Law Annual X X X
Family Law Annual X X X
Health Law Annual X X X
Human Rights Law Annual X X X
Intellectual Property Law Annual X X X
International Business Law Annual X X X
International Law Annual X X X
Judges, Associates and the District Court (EOI) Annual X X X
Law of the Sea Annual X X X
Marine Resources Law Annual X X X
Mental Health Law Annual X X X
Mooting Competitions (EOI) Annual X X X
Politics of Justice Annual X X X
Refugee Law Annual X X X
Taxation Law (LLB) Annual X X X
Wills and Succession Annual X X X
Adv. Tort Law TBC Biennial   X  
Advanced Family Law Biennial   X  
Advanced Taxation Law Biennial   X  
Animal Law Biennial X   X
Anti-Discrimination Law Biennial X   X
Asian Business Law Biennial X   X
Bankruptcy and Corporate Insolvency Law and Practice Biennial   X  
Cultural Legal Studies Biennial X   X
Elder Law Biennial   X  
Gender, Sexuality and the Law Biennial X   X
Indigenous Peoples and Legal Systems Biennial X   X
Insolvency Law (Individual) Biennial   X  
International Investment Law Biennial X   X
International Shipping and Commodities Law Biennial X   X
International Trade Law  Biennial   X  
Islamic Law Biennial   X  
Labour Regulation Biennial   X  
Land Development and Planning Law Biennial   X  
Law of Climate Change Biennial   X  
Law of Employment Biennial X   X
Legal Practice in Rural and Regional Communities Biennial   X  
Miscarriages of Justice Biennial X   X
Privacy Law and Technology Biennial X   X
Securities Regulation Biennial   X  
Strata Title Law Biennial   X  
Work Health and Safety Law (LLB UG) TBC TBC TBC TBC