[LG002PBL12]

Programme Convenor: Vanja Karth

Full details on course options and content, the structure of the diploma, and application details, are available in this easy download.

Please note:  The criteria for admission to this programme are different to the Faculty of Law's other postgraduate diplomas (see details in the download above).

The curriculum includes two compulsory courses and two electives from the list below (see download at the link above for scope of each course).

Compulsory (core) courses

Code 

Course

NQF Credits

HEQSF Level

PBL4661F 

Judicial Skills and Practical Jurisprudence

30

8

PBL4662S 

Judging in a Constitutional Democracy     

30                

8                    

Students select at least two of the following elective courses [to the value of 60 credits]

PBL4663F

Practical Approach to Evidence Law

30

8

PBL4664S

Practical Court Processes

30

8

PBL4665S

Environmental Law for Judicial Officers
(not offered in 2024)

30

8

PBL4666S

Independent Research Paper in Judicial Studies

30

8

PBL4667F

PBL4667S

Law and Technology for Judicial Officers

30

8

PBL4668S

Regional Instruments, Courts and Cases for Judicial Officers

30

8