LLM, MLS, MTaxS and PGCertLaw courses


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

Semester One 2018

Intensive


Course code

Course title

Lecturer

Dates

Points
LAW 700 Legal Research Methodology and Advanced Writing   21 - 23 Feb 0
LAWCOMM 731 Special Topic: Global Commercial Contract Law Stefan Vogenauer
7 - 13 March 30
LAWCOMM 702 International Arbitration Amokura Kawharu, Anna Kirk
14 - 20 March
30
COMLAW 740A The Tax Base
Craig Elliffe
22 - 24 March 15
LAWCOMM 736 Special Topic: Comparative Company Law John Armour
23 - 29 March   30
LAWGENRL 719 Special Topic: Iwi Governance
Nick Wells
4 - 10 April 30
LAWGENRL 711 Special Topic: Media Law in the Digital World
Rosemary Tobin, David Harvey
11 - 17 April 30
LAWCOMM 775A International Taxation Craig Elliffe 19 - 21 April 15
LAWPUBL 758 Special Topic: Uncensored History of International Law
Dino Kristiosis 14 - 25 May 30
COMLAW 747 Goods and Services Tax
Alan Bullot
17 - 19 May
15
LAWCOMM 778 Selected Topic: Selected Topics in Tort Law
Stephen Todd 12 -14 & 19 - 21 June 15
LAWCOMM 786 Tax Administration and Disputes
Julie Cassidy, Geoff Clews, Denham Martin
28 - 30 June 15
LAWCOMM 746 Special Topic: Data Privacy and the Law
Gehan Gunasekara 28 - 30 June
15
LAWPUBL 751 Special Topic: Litigating Human Rights - Law and Practice in Comparative Perspective
Paul Rishworth
4 - 10 July 30

Part/Full Semester


Course code

Course title

Lecturer

Dates

Points
LAW 701 The Legal System: Sources, Structures and Method
Anastasia Telesetsky / Edward Willis
Monday 5 - 8pm 30
LAWPUBL 720 Local Government Law
Ken Palmer
Tuesday 5 - 8pm
First half of semester
15
LAWGENRL 723 Special Topic: Selected topics in Law of Evidence and Criminal Procedure
Scott Optican Tuesday 5 - 8pm
Second half of semester
15
LAWENVIR 710 Global Environmental Law Klaus Bosselmann Wednesday 5 - 8pm 30
LAWENVIR 719 Special Topic: Food Law
Anastasia Telesetsky Thursday 5 - 8pm 30

Semester Two 2018

Intensive

Course code

Course title

Lecturer

Dates

Points
LAW 700 Legal Research Methodology and Advanced Writing
TBC 11 - 13 July 0
LAWGENRL 718 Special Topic: Employment law - Personal Grievance
TBC
26 - 28 July 15
LAWPUBL 746 Special Topic: Waitangi Tribunal - Past, Present and Future
David Williams
2 - 4 August 15
LAWCOMM 738 Special Topic: Twenty-first Century Trade Agenda
Jane Kelsey
19 - 21 July & 23 - 24 July 30
LAWCOMM 755 Corporate Finance Joe McCahery 8 - 14 Aug 30
LAWCOMM 780 Corporation and Investor Tax
Stewart McCulloch (PwC)
16 - 18 Aug
15
LAWGENRL 727 Special Topic: Health Law
Ron Paterson
30 Aug - 1 Sept
15
LAWPUBL 752 Special Topic: Contemporary Issues in International Law
Treasa Dunworth
19 - 25 Sept 30
LAWCOMM 788 Special Topic: Australian Tax
TBC 27 - 29 Sept 15
COMLAW 740B Tax Base
Craig Elliffe
11 - 13 Oct 15
LAWENVIR 723 Climate Change Law
Christina Voigt
17 - 23 Oct 30
LAWCOMM 720 Law of Insurance Contracts
Rob Merkin 24 - 30 Oct 30
LAWCOMM 775B International Taxation Craig Elliffe
1 - 3 Nov 15
LAWENVIR 716 Resource Management Law TBC TBC 30

Part/Full Semester


Course code

Course title

Lecturer

Dates

Points
LAW 701 Legal Systems
Stephen Penk Monday 5 - 8pm 30
LAWCOMM 713 Intellectual Property Rob Batty Tuesday 5 - 8pm 30
LAWCOMM 706 Competition Law & Policy
Chris Noonan Wednesday 5 - 8pm 30
LAWCOMM 735 Special Topic: Artificial Intelligence - Law and Policy
Benjamin Liu Thursday 5 - 8pm 30

MTaxS

Find out more about our MTaxS programme.

Course code

Course title

Lecturer

Dates

Points
COMLAW 740A The Tax Base Julie Cassidy / Craig Elliffe

22 - 24 March

15
LAWCOMM 775A International Tax Craig Elliffe

19 - 21 April

15
COMLAW 747 Goods and Services Tax
Mark Keating (Business School)
Alan Bullot (Deloitte)
17 - 19 May 15
LAWCOMM 786 Tax Administration and Disputes
Julie Cassidy, Geoff Clews, Denham Martin 28 - 30 June 15
LAWCOMM 780 Corporation and Investor Tax Daryl Eady
16 - 18 August 15
LAWCOMM 788 Special Topic: Australian Tax Craig Elliffe 27 - 29 Sept
15
COMLAW 740B The Tax Base Julie Cassidy / Craig Elliffe 11 - 13 Oct
15
LAWCOMM 775B International Taxation Craig Elliffe 1 - 3 Nov
15

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