Mr Doug Cole

Position

Teacher

School /
Work Unit

Vocational Business Education

Contact Details

+61 3 9925 5424

doug.cole@rmit.edu.au

Location

Building: 80
Level: 5
Room: 18

City campus

College/Portfolio

College of Business

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours) Melbourne University 1966
  • Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria
  • Currently studying for a Graduate Diploma of Industrial Education and Training.

Teaching/Work responsibilities

Most of my teaching is to students of the Advanced Diploma of Business in Legal Practice.

Subjects taught include:

  • Law of Torts
  • Criminal Law
  • Civil Procedure
  • Administrative Law

I also teach Commercial Law to Bachelor of Business students.

Research Interests

A particular interest is the relationship between legal procedure and the efficient attainment of just outcomes.

Industry experience

Professional Experience

  • 1996 – present Part time Consultant, Cole, Burt & Co
  • 1970 – 1996 Solicitor
  • 1968 – 1969 Member of Victorian Bar
  • 1967 – 1968 Solicitor
  • 1966 – 1967 Articled Clerk

Teaching Experience

  • 1996 – present Teacher RMIT
  • 1986 – 1995 Sessional tutor and lecturer Phillip Institute and RMIT
  • 1981 Instructor in Advanced Conveyancing Leo Cussen Institute
  • 1967 – 1969 Tutor in law Ridley College