Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry) - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)

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If you have an undergraduate degree in another discipline, this graduate entry degree gives you the opportunity for a rewarding career in law.

Study location
  • Sunshine Coast
Refer to the program footnotes
CRICOS code
080427K
Commence
Semester 1
Program length (full-time)
3 years
Annual tuition fee 2021
A$24,000
Estimated total tuition fee *
A$72,000
Footnotes
  • Only a full-time option is available to international students on a Student visa. Online programs are not available to Student visa holders.
  • * Estimated tuition fees are based on 2021 rates. Refer to international fees for more information.
  • Not all majors/minors and elective options are available at every campus. You should refer to the What Can I Study tab, and the proposed study sequence for your chosen campus and intake for further information.
Study location QTAC code
  • Sunshine Coast 018211
USC program code
AR391
Commence
Semester 1
Duration
3 years full time or equivalent part time
Study mode
Blended Learning
Prerequisites
Completion of an approved undergraduate degree
Total courses
24
Total units
288

Designed to produce qualified lawyers with a practical focus, this degree covers all the academic courses required for admission as a legal practitioner in Australia, and provides active learning experiences and practical skills right from your first year.

You will research answers to legal problems, prepare advice and present legal arguments, observe court proceedings, and take part in simulated court presentations in USC's Moot Court. You can further develop your skills by working with Legal Service clients under legal supervision in law professional practice, or undertake a legal internship.

Law Honours is available, usually without extending the time required to complete your degree.

Career opportunities

Solicitor, barrister, government legal officer, judge's associate, law academic, corporate in-house counsel, business and public service administration.

Registration

The degree is an approved academic qualification for admission to the legal profession. Graduates must undertake a further period of practical legal training before being admitted as a legal practitioner.

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