LW6407 - Arbitration Practice and Award Writing

Offering Academic Unit
School of Law
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2022/23

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to provide intensive, simulation-based, practical instruction in the skills required for effective participation in the arbitration process.  Upon completion of the Course, the student should be able to demonstrate a minimum standard of competence in a range of skills required in the arbitral process whether as advocate, expert witness, or arbitrator.  The course will further innovate a student’s ability to understand the fundamental concepts with the ultimate goal of discovering how to write an enforceable arbitral award.

LW6407 Arbitration Practice and Award Writing is a CIArb recognised course. Students who have successfully completed this course achieving at least 55% of the continuous assessment, take home examination and open book examination marks can be exempted from the CIArb Module. 

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 60%
Examination: 40%
Examination Duration: 3 hours
Detailed Course Information


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