Business Law, Master

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 16 months
  • English (book IELTS)
University rank #401 (WUR) Online
There is growing demand for professionals across a broad range of industries with an understanding of the legal and regulatory frameworks within which businesses operate (Glassdoor, 2016). This Business Law is offered by Southern Cross University Online.


Get Qualified, Faster

Southern Cross University Online accelerated study model allows you to complete six units a year, start at a time convenient to you and become degree-qualified in 16 months while you continue to work full-time.

100% online and accessible

SCU Online’s Master courses are not only accessible anywhere, anytime, on any device, but it’s the only Master of Business Law in Australia for non-lawyers offered 100% online.


Receive the best learning outcomes from accomplished experts in the legal field, delivering rigorous content from emerging business law fields, combined with traditional business law subjects.

Enhance your legal knowledge for business

Equip yourself with the legal knowledge that is in demand across a range of industries. SCU Online’s accelerated Master of Business Law is designed for those wishing to develop their understanding of corporate and commercial law, and apply it immediately within the business environment.

This qualification will give you the best opportunity to succeed as a well-rounded business leader, with the skills to make informed business decisions and identify legal risks as they relate to business.

Accelerated, accessible learning
  • Our accelerated study model comprises of six study periods per year, enabling you to seamlessly fit study around your existing work, family and life commitments.
  • Coursework and assessments are delivered 100% online, accessible via an intuitive learning environment.

SCU Online is completely portable – meaning you can log in anywhere, from any device, anytime.

Broaden your professional network
Throughout your studies, you’ll connect with legal and business professionals from various backgrounds across the country and around the world. In addition to this, you’ll have the opportunity to study this academically-rigorous degree alongside experienced legal professionals who will heighten your learning and understanding of the law within a business context.

Programme Structure

Part A (core units)
  • Legal Institutions and Processes (Foundation unit)
  • Independent Legal Research Project (Capstone unit)
Part B (choose six units)
  • Advanced Intellectual Property Law
  • Advanced Legal Research
  • Advanced Property Law
  • Competition Law
  • Consumer Law
  • Litigation and Corporations
  • The Law of Corporate Governance
  • Global Business Law
  • Tax Law

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 16 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    8 units alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Time flexibility
    • Attendance
      No Attendance
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)
Check your fit with this programme

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.


Academic Requirements

You must have a Bachelor honours degree with a specialisation in legal studies or with two (2) years of related work experience; or a Bachelor degree in any field plus five (5) years of related work experience. In any of these cases, you must be proficient in English.

If you are a qualified lawyer, you could also be eligible for our LLM, Master of Laws (Business Law) degree.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa! (Unless that chair you're sitting on is in a foreign country...)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    2845 AUD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2845 AUD per module and a duration of 16 months.
  • National Applies to you

    2845 AUD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2845 AUD per module and a duration of 16 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

*Tuition fees per unit


StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.