When you study law with Griffith, one of the top Australian universities for the study of law, you are preparing to tackle the unique challenges of our modern, high-tech, globalised society. You’ll get progressive practical experience, support, international opportunities, networks and theory to shape your ideal legal career. You’ll develop in-depth knowledge of legal principles and practice, while also learning essential legal skills such as negotiation, critical analysis of law, written and oral advocacy and legal writing. You can also extend the scope of your legal expertise by choosing from a range of electives across five areas: global law and governance, law and commerce, environment and social justice, theories and contexts of law, clinical and professional legal practice. You’ll have access to practical experience from your first year of study, through moots, court visits, and industry networking. You can also gain hands-on experience in a structured and supportive environment, working with real clients and cases through the Griffith Legal Clinic program. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Laws (Honours) at GU.
This an indicative only amount for first year fees. For further information refer to http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees.
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English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Applicants must meet the minimum age requirements for admission, see the QTAC website for details.
Griffith ATAR 90+/IB 33+ Guarantee applies to this program. For more information visit griffith.edu.au/guaranteed-admission
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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
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.
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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
Number of students
Percentage of all students
* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5
This degree provides a range of career opportunities within and beyond the legal environment. After gaining professional recognition, you’ll be prepared for a career as a solicitor or barrister. Your skills could also pave the way for work as a lawyer in a law firm or large Australian or international corporation, a policymaker or law reformer working in the government or community sector, a human rights defender, or for a non-legal career as a journalist, politician, investment banker or management consultant. You could find opportunities in areas such as academia, administration, banking, finance, industrial relations, management and marketing.
4 years Full time or 8 years Part time