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LAWS77-580: International Sales Law


International Sales Law is an elective subject in postgraduate programs offered by the Faculty of Law. This subject provides students with a comprehensive understanding of contract law, sales and transport law and the practical aspects of contract drafting and its pitfalls. Students will study and research core areas of contract, sales and transport law on a comparative basis. Solutions under domestic laws will be juxtaposed with uniform instruments such as the CISG and the UNIDROIT principles.

Subject details

Type: Postgraduate Subject
Code: LAWS77-580
Faculty: Faculty of Law
Credit: 20
Study areas:
  • Law

Learning outcomes

  1. Negotiate and draft an international sales contract, and evaluate its strengths and weaknesses.
  2. Reflect on your own skills in working with a team, as well as your negotiation and contract drafting performance.
  3. Reflect on changes in your own learning style.

Enrolment requirements



Assumed knowledge:

Assumed knowledge is the minimum level of knowledge of a subject area that students are assumed to have acquired through previous study. It is the responsibility of students to ensure they meet the assumed knowledge expectations of the subject. Students who do not possess this prior knowledge are strongly recommended against enrolling and do so at their own risk. No concessions will be made for students’ lack of prior knowledge.

Restrictions: This subject is not available to
  • 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.

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

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