Postgraduate Specialisation programs


A career in criminal law

Criminal law is a thriving and diverse area of practice,
encompassing both crimes driven by socio-economic factors and corporate activity increasingly recognised as criminal in nature. As a criminal lawyer, you will act as advocate for your clients while maintaining your duty to the court.

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  • Criminal law in a nutshell
  • Core expertise of a criminal lawyer
  • Personal strengths of a criminal lawyer
  • Related areas of expertise


The Applied Law programmes are delivered by The College of Law Limited in Australia which is a self-accrediting Higher Education Provider within the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) regulatory framework. The programmes are fully compliant with the Australian Qualifications Framework at Masters level. The College has delivered these programmes for over 10 years and is now the second largest provider of LLM qualifications in Australia.

It should be noted that these Applied Law programmes are not accredited by the NZQA.


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