Master of Laws (Research)
The Master of Laws offers postgraduate research supervision on a smaller scale than the PhD.
|Campus||Townsville; Cairns; External|
|Mode||External, with some campus visits for consultation. Part time available|
The School of Law has recognised research strengths in:
Taxation, corporate and commercial law
Workplace relations law
Human rights law
Native title and Indigenous people’s law
Medical law and ethics.
Many of the academic staff have national and international reputations in these fields, and supervision at either level is available on both JCU’s Townsville and Cairns campuses.
The School provides an excellent atmosphere for research students, with academic staff easily accessible and good support available. Research students have opportunities to tutor within the undergraduate program, providing valuable experience for those wishing to pursue academic careers.
Your research topic
Applicants need to discuss their proposed research topic with an appropriate research supervisor.
To look for an appropriate supervisor, use the Find a Supervisor service from the Graduate Research School.
This website is intended as general guide. Prospective students should contact the university to confirm admission requirements and the availability of courses. James Cook University reserves the right to alter any course or admission requirement without prior notice.