Graduate Certificate of Legal Systems and Services

Monash University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 102303C

Level of study: Postgraduate


The Graduate Certificate of Legal Systems and Services is designed for professionals seeking to pivot their commercial, policy or administration career to the legal sector without becoming lawyers. This prepares non-lawyers for working in the rapidly changing legal and regulatory landscape and upskill those already working in law-adjacent fields such as senior administrators in courts, law firms and regulatory agencies. You will receive a theoretical and practical grounding in the areas of law relevant to legal systems and services.

You can choose from a curated list of electives to gain a broad understanding of the law and how it shapes decision making about legal systems and services in today’s global environment. This course provides you with the legal knowledge that will give you a competitive edge in your career in legal systems and services.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
46,700 Per Year 27 Feb 2023 0.5 years
Full time
Monash University Law Chambers
Monash Law City Campus
555 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000

Entry criteria

Applicants must have completed a bachelor degree (or equivalent) or equivalent qualification or experience approved by the faculty.

English entry requirements

Level A

IELTS (Academic): 6.5 Overall score, with minimum band scores: Listening 6.0, Reading 6.0, Writing 6.0 and Speaking 6.0

Pearson Test of English (Academic): 58 Overall score, with minimum scores: Listening 50, Reading 50, Speaking 50 and Writing 50

TOEFL Internet-based test: 79 Overall score, with minimum scores: Reading 13, Listening 12, Speaking 18 and Writing 21

Paper-based TOEFL 550 Test of written English: 4.5

Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) 176 No skill score below 169
Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) 176 No skill score below 169


Monash University
Clayton Campus
Wellington Road
Melbourne Victoria 3800
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