Our course guide
We deliver legal and justice education that is contemporary, led by the latest research, evidence based and informed by reflective practice to prepare you for success.
Practical Legal Training (PLT)
If you want to practise law at the end of your degree, we are Brisbane’s only university offering Practical Legal Training (PLT), an essential qualification to be admitted as a legal practitioner in Australia.
Our PLT is shaped by practising lawyers and students gain hands-on experience with a four-week placement.
Our law research covers a diverse range of topics that make a difference, focusing on technology, justice, health law and the environment. Our supervisors are leaders in their field and support our PhD students to uncover new knowledge in their area of passion.
Our Work Integrated Learning (WIL) electives provide practical experience and credit towards your degree.
You can choose a placement in a community organisation, government body, law firm, justice organisation or overseas institution.
With a postgraduate degree you can re-invent your career, satisfy your curiosity and learn to navigate emerging technologies transforming legal practice.
Gain confidence in legal matters for any profession or further develop skills for your legal career with single-unit study, online graduate certificates, short courses and more.
Scholarships and support
Reach your goals with career support, scholarships and study help.
Our internationally renowned staff include full-time academics and practising legal and justice professionals who support and develop you to successfully transition from university to your chosen career.