Taught courses

We offer full semester courses and a range of short, intensive courses each year.

Semester One 2019

Intensive

Course code Course title Dates
LAW 700
Legal Research Methodology and Advanced Writing
27 Feb - 1 Mar
LAWPUBL 745
Special Topic: Constitution and Custom in the South Pacific
13 - 19 March
COMLAW 740A The Tax Base 22 - 24 March
LAWCOMM 730 Special Topic: International Trade Law
11 - 17 April    
LAWCOMM 775A International Tax Law
11 - 13 April
LAWCOMM 769 Special Topic: Economic Regulation: Principles and Practice
15 - 17 April
LAWCOMM 749 Special Topic: International Litigation 6 - 8 May
COMLAW 747 Goods and Services Tax 17 - 19 May
LAWPUBL 754 Special Topic: Comparative Human Rights Law
22 - 28 May
LAWPUBL 752 Special Topic: Contemporary Issues in International Law
10 - 14 June
LAWCOMM 778 Special Topic: Selected Topics in Tort Law
18 - 20 June & 25 - 27 June
LAWPUBL 755 Special Topic: Comparative Criminology
19 - 25 June
LAWCOMM 779 Tax Avoidance
27 - 29 June

Part/Full Semester

Course code Course title Dates
LAW 701 The Legal System: Sources, Structures and Method 8 March - 7 June
LAWENVIR 732 Special Topic: Selected Issues in Environmental and Natural Resources Law
4 March - 3 June
LAWGENRL 713 Special Topic: Selected Issues in Family Law
5 March - 4 June
LAWCOMM 735
Special Topic: Artificial Intelligence Law and Policy
6 March - 5 June
LAWPUBL 707
Employment Law
7 March - 6 June

Semester Two 2019

Intensive

Course code Course title Dates
LAW 700 Legal Research Methodology and Advanced Writing 17 - 19 July
LAWCOMM 739 Mergers and Acquisitions
17 - 23 July
LAWPUBL 749 Special Topic: Indigenous Persons: Law and Policy
24 - 30 July
LAWGENRL 721 Mediation
1 - 3 Aug
LAWCOMM 780 Corporation and Investor Tax 15 - 17 Aug
LAWCOMM 733 Special Topic: Comparative Corporate Governance
14 - 20 Aug
LAWGENRL 721 Mediation
29 - 31 Aug
LAWPUBL 744 Special Topic: Human Rights and Technology
26 Aug - 6 Sep
LAWCOMM 746
Special Topic: Data Privacy and the Law
11 - 13 Sep
LAWCOMM 788
Special Topic: Asia Pacific Tax
26 - 28 Sep
COMLAW 740B Tax Base
10 - 12 Oct
LAWGENRL 724 Special Topic: Miscarriage of Justice 17 - 19 Oct
LAWCOMM 775B International Taxation 31 Oct - 2 Nov

Part/Full Semester

Course code Course title Dates 2019
LAW 701 Legal Systems 26 Jul - 25 Oct
LAWCOMM 713 Intellectual Property
23 Jul - 22 Oct
LAWCOMM 706 Competition Law 24 Jul - 23 Oct
LAWENVIR 737 Special Topic: Global Environmental Law 25 Jul - 24 Oct

MTaxS

Find out more about our MTaxS programme.

Course code Course title Dates 2019
COMLAW 740A The Tax Base 21 - 23 March
LAWCOMM 775A
International Tax 11 - 13 April
COMLAW 747 Goods and Services Tax 16 - 18 May
LAWCOMM 779 Tax Avoidance 27 - 29 June
LAWCOMM 780 Corporation and Investor Tax 15 - 17 August
LAWCOMM 788 Special Topic: Asia Pacific Tax 26 - 28 Sept
COMLAW 740B The Tax Base 10 - 12 Oct
LAWCOMM 775B International Tax 31 Oct - 2 Nov

Interested in furthering your legal knowledge?

Contact one of our postgraduate support team members:

Dr Suranjika Tittawella
Student Development and Engagement Manager
Email: s.tittawella@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 (0) 9 923 6396

Miss Angela Vaai
Student Academic & Support Adv
Email: a.vaai@auckland.ac.nz
Phone: +64 (0) 9 923 8180