Bachelor of Computer Science/Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

Combine theory with hands-on experience to learn how to create and analyse computer-based systems, combined with a practical grounding in legal theory in a broad range of areas important to the technology industry. In the law component students develop personal and professional skills that can transfer across a wide range of careers in technology. In the computer science component, students gain the solid technological foundations and skills to play a critical role in creating, developing, implementing and evaluating new systems and technology for use in our society. Graduate with an internationally respected qualification in law and advanced knowledge and technical skills in computer science – skills in high demand from some of the world’s biggest corporations. For more information, visit Bachelor of Computer Science/Bachelor of Laws (Hons) at UQ.

Note

Specialist Mathematics is recommended for this program. Students without Specialist Mathematics or equivalent may be required to undertake preparatory courses which may not enable the program to be completed in the minimum time frame without overloading or undertaking summer study.

Majors

Refer to Bachelor of Computer Science.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UQ and for this course, refer to UQ’s website.

Prerequisites

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

Recommended study
Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C).
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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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

99.85

96.40

94.55

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

98.55

98.20

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, 2024

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Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Refer to the Bachelor of Computer Science and the Bachelor of Laws.

Membership

Refer to the Bachelor of Computer Science and the Bachelor of Laws.

Course Code
733901
Start Date
Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025

Fee
CSP/$10960 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Information technology, Law
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

5 years Full time or 10 years Part time

Location
Brisbane