Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Criminology and Justice
UniSC - University of the Sunshine Coast - Moreton Bay

Course outline

This dual degree prepares you to work in legal practice or the related field of criminology. In addition to studying all the subjects required for admission as a legal practitioner in Australia, you gain an understanding of the causes and impacts of crime, and what works in reducing crime and improving justice from an applied social science perspective. Your future career could include areas such as legal research, law reform research and policy development, advocacy, political advising, corruption and white collar crime investigations, prosecutions and prevention. For more information, visit Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Criminology and Justice at UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast.

Note

Only first year law courses offered at Moreton Bay in 2023.

Other requirements

The Inherent Academic Requirements of a program are those fundamental skills, capabilities and knowledge that students must be able to demonstrate in order to achieve the essential learning outcomes of the program, while maintaining the academic integrity of that program. For information, visit Inherent Academic Requirements on the UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast website.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast and for this course, refer to UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast’s website.

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

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.

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

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Solicitor, barrister, government legal officer, police, intelligence, customs, corrections, youth justice, child safety, legal administration, security, therapies, rehabilitation, legal research and policy development.

Course Code
014813
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$14624 (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
Moreton Bay