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

Course outline

The course provides the legal knowledge and skills to handle the demands of modern legal practice, as well as an insight into the frameworks, institutions and rule-making processes of commercial activity. The law degree is designed to produce well-rounded graduates ready for legal practice and a range of professional careers in an increasingly global environment. The commerce degree allows students to choose from one of the five majors and provides a theoretical and practical basis for ethical decision-making with an emphasis on social responsibility issues as they apply to business. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Laws at ACU


Accounting; human resource management; informatics; management; marketing.

Other requirements

Students must complete a structured community engagement experience as a volunteer in a not-for-profit organisation, 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.


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

OP/Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of OP/Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2020

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All qualified applicants were offered a place.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2020

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Career opportunities

Depending on commerce major: accounting, business management, banking, human resource management, industrial relations, marketing, advertising, retailing, private legal practice, legal offices, legal researching, government regulatory bodies.


Depending on commerce major: Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia; CPA Australia; Australian Human Resources Institute; Australian Marketing Institute.

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Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

5 years Full time or 10 years Part time

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