Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws
Australian Catholic University - Brisbane

Course outline

This double degree is designed to produce well-rounded graduates ready for legal practice and a range of professional careers in an increasingly global environment. As a graduate of this double degree, you will be well placed to develop specialist legal practice in a wide range of fields. This includes education, cultural institutions, commerce and industry, communications, community and charitable organisations, creative industries, social and policy research, tourism and travel. The course is designed for students who want to combine studies in arts, humanities or social sciences with sound legal skills. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws at ACU

Majors

Business studies; drama; education studies; history; English; music; philosophy; sociology; study of religions; theological studies; visual arts.

Fee notes

Average first year fee. Indicative only; subject to passage of legislation.

Other requirements

Students must take a number of core and program units in Arts, as well as legal pro bono work which provides firsthand experience of the legal system.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for ACU and for this course, refer to ACU’s website.

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C)

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

<5*

<5*

<5*

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

<5*

<5*

<5*

Notes

* “<5" – indicates less than 5 ATAR/Selection Rank based offers were made

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

Notes

No reportable data.

Career opportunities

Government and non-government organisations, media and communications, arts and cultural organisations, higher education, business sector, not-for-profit organisations, historian, social scientist, political analyst, teaching (with further study), private legal practice, legal offices, legal researching, in-house legal counsel.

Course Code
116601
Start Date
Offer rounds
Fee
CSP/$14496 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Law
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

5 years Full time or 10 years Part time

Location
Brisbane