This course has a practical focus on the knowledge, skills and values required for work as a legal professional and law related careers.
You develop advanced legal research and writing skills, critical analysis and skills in interviewing, advocacy and dispute resolution.
The course covers all academic subjects required for admission to legal practice and offers a range of law electives to align with career aims, including opportunities to put theory into practice in placements.
The QUT Offer Guarantee does not apply to this course.
For more course information, visit Bachelor of Laws (Honours) – Graduate Entry at QUT.
Study your way – study on campus or online, or try a blended approach. There may be specific times you need to be online, or physical attendance for a study block, placement or exams. Part-time on-campus students should note daytime attendance is required. Some lectures and tutorials may have evening sessions. You may wish to undertake a minor that focuses on technology and the law. Some law units are offered in summer for students wishing to accelerate their study. Check the course information for more detail.
Selection ranks: You will be considered solely on the basis of selection ranks from your prior degree studies plus any postgraduate studies you may have undertaken. Other qualifications and experiences may be allocated selection ranks for entry to other QUT courses, but will not be considered for this course.
For additional information about the admissions criteria for QUT and for this course, refer to QUT’s website.
Applicant must be 16; Prior study
You must have a completed recognised non-law bachelor degree (or equivalent) with a minimum volume of learning of 1.00 year full-time (or equivalent).
Completed graduate diplomas, masters and/or doctorates are the accepted equivalents with a minimum volume of learning of 1.00 year full-time (or equivalent).
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.
For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.
Higher education study
Vocational Education and Training (VET) study
Work and life experience
Recent secondary education
Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank
Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered
Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor
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Solicitor, barrister, in-house lawyer, crown law officer, policy officer, public servant.
After completing the law degree and being admitted as a legal practitioner, graduates may be eligible for membership of the Queensland Law Society or Bar Association of Queensland.
3 years Full time or 6 years Part time or 3-6 years Online learning