What will I learn?

The aim of this micro-credential is to equip enrollees with the skills and knowledge to understand, develop/design, operate and optimise regulatory systems, either directly as a regulator, or as policy-makers critically engaging with the environment to be regulated.


The regulatory craft – Principles of regulation
Regulatory systems
Case study of a regulated industry – Private health insurance
A regulatory agency – Resourcing and skills
Legislative design – Examples and options
A conversation with a regulator

Learning outcomes

Upon successful completion, enrollees will have the knowledge and skills to:

Understand the basic elements of the regulatory craft and the principles of regulation
Understand the operation and resourcing of a regulatory agency
Understand options in legislative systems supporting regulation
Design and develop a regulatory system

Micro-credential stack information

This micro-credential is undertaken as a stand-alone course.

Which department am I in?

ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences

Study options

Online/Distance (21 hours)

Tuition fees
Information not available
Start date

July 2022

Entry requirements

For international students

This micro-credential is taught at graduate level and assumes the generic skills of a Bachelors or equivalent.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.