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LAWS77-578: International Commercial Dispute Resolution

Description

International Commercial Dispute Resolution is an elective subject in postgraduate programs offered by the Faculty of Law. This subject provides students with a comprehensive understanding of how international commercial disputes are resolved. Students will learn about the basic principles of dispute resolution and mediation theory before spending the bulk of the subject analysing the framework and procedures of international arbitration. Particular attention will be given to uniform instruments such as the UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration. Various institutional and ad hoc arbitration rules will be analysed and discussed in detail.

Subject details

TypePostgraduate
CodeLAWS77-578
EFTSL0.25
FacultyFaculty of Law
Semesters offered
  • January 2021 [Standard Offering]
  • September 2021 [Standard Offering]
  • May 2022 [Standard Offering]
Credit20
Study areas
  • Law
Subject fees
  • Current: $10,140
  • Commencing in May 2021: $10,500

Learning outcomes

1. Contrast and evaluate the various forms of dispute resolution available for international trade and their specific mechanisms.
2. Present orally and in writing arguments on behalf of a client in an international commercial dispute.
3. Evaluate arguments and evidence by writing an award in an international arbitration case.

Enrolment requirements

Requisites: ?

Nil

Restrictions: ?
  • Study Abroad Students
  • This subject is not available to students on US Financial Aid.
  • Students on a Student Visa may be restricted from enrolment due to the mode of delivery in the chosen semester. Check the subject outline for further details.

Admitted into LA-43015 Master of Laws or LA-43050 Master of Laws or LA-43052 Master of Laws (External)

This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.

Subject outlines

Subject dates

Standard Offering
Enrolment opens15/03/2020
Semester start25/05/2020
Subject start25/05/2020
Cancellation 1?08/06/2020
Cancellation 2?15/06/2020
Last enrolment07/06/2020
Withdraw – Financial?20/06/2020
Withdraw – Academic?11/07/2020
Teaching census?19/06/2020