Welcome to Te Piringa - Faculty of Law
The study and practice of law is exciting, challenging and extremely rewarding. This website will provide you with detailed information about the Waikato law programmes, career opportunities for graduates and the excellent facilities and extensive resources offered to students. Learn more about Te Piringa - Faculty of Law.
The Bachelor of Laws degree is the professional qualification and pathway to legal practice as well as a range of careers in business, non-governmental organisations and public service. Our flexible Diploma in Law programme provides an insight into the legal system and valuable skills in legal research and writing.
We provide a range of programmes to suit those who wish to further their legal education. The study of legal policy and law in its political, economic and social context play a central role, as does commitment to the development of culturally proficient legal professionals.
Dr Brenda Midson examines one of New Zealand’s most notorious sexual misconduct cases.
Who should govern Mars? 4 Feb 2019
Dr Anna Marie Brennan looks at whether Elon Musk could rule a new world.
Dancing her way to Nepal 29 Jan 2019
Kaylee Bird is swapping New Zealand summer for a trek up the Himalayas as she and three other Step Higher Award recipients head to Nepal next month.
Researchers argue that making union membership the default option would help reduce inequality while protecting workers’ rights to opt out