Postgraduate Diploma Courses

The Faculty of Law offers a number of postgraduate diploma options - more information is available on the School for Advanced Legal Studies website. There are currently no specialisations in Private Law but the Postgraduate Diploma in Law may be conferred without specialisation ("General" below) or in any of the specialist areas listed below.  Please consult the Faculty Handbook for course availability in a given year, and for more detailed information. 

Criminology, Law and Society

Dispute Resolution

Environmental Law


Labour Law

Marine and Environmental Law

Shipping Law

Tax Law


Private Law courses available under the Postgraduate Diploma 

PVL4624F Human Rights and Private Law 
PVL4625S  Property Law in a Constitutional Order 
PVL4630F Comparative Mineral Law in Africa
PVL4631S Negotiation of mining contracts
PVL4632F  Oil and Gas Law in South Africa
PVL4633S Resource Revenue Law