Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice

The University of Western Australia Faculty of Law

Program Description

Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice

The University of Western Australia Faculty of Law

Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice

This graduate diploma is intended for overseas trained graduates and lawyers to complete the further academic study required to practice locally.


Course description, features and facilities

This is a bridging course for overseas qualified lawyers. It is provided primarily for those people who have fulfilled the requirements of an undergraduate law degree and been admitted to practice, usually in another country, and have been advised by the Legal Practice Board of Western Australia to undertake extra units of study in order to be admitted to practice in this State.

The Legal Practice Board of Western Australia will instruct you regarding which areas of law you need to complete to satisfy admission requirements. Find out more about the LPBWA.

Admission to the Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice requires a recognised Bachelor of Laws degree and an assessment statement from the Legal Practice Board.


Career opportunities

This degree will provide skills, expertise, knowledge and understanding, which will assist you in taking the next step in your career.



Last updated February 5, 2016
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Jan. 2017
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1 - 3 semesters
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Australia Perth, Western Australia
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