This double degree provides flexibility to pursue law or a career that draws on legal skills in an environmental context. Students are equipped to apply their knowledge to cross-disciplinary real-world problems, especially those relating to the rapidly changing environmental sector. Our program offers a wide range of learning opportunities, helping students to develop advanced scientific knowledge and specialised practical skills related to ecological conservation, air, land, water, plant and wildlife management and protection. With links to environmental practitioners, industry and key regulatory bodies, the course is designed to equip students with job-ready attributes. Graduates will be ready to find innovative solutions for environmental problems and address legal issues, with a unique perspective on regional and urban contexts. For external study, contact the UNE Future Students Team. For more course information, visit UNE’s Course Handbook.
Minors: Botany; Data Science and Modelling; GeoScience; Global Environment; Indigenous Knowledge Systems; Science and Communication; Soils; Spatial Science; Water Science; Zoology.
For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of New England and for this course, refer to UNE’s website.
Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years
Applicants from a non-English speaking background including Australian citizens are advised that this course has a higher English language requirement than many UNE courses. Refer to une.edu.au/study/international/eligibility/english-language-requirements for information on how to meet these requirements.
English; Mathematical Methods; Chemistry
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
ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors
* “<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.
For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.
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Legal practice or law-related management, government planning departments, national parks and wildlife management, water and soil conservation, commercial industry.
11 Jan 2024
6 Jun 2024
5 years Full time or 10 years Part time