Bachelor of Data Science/Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
Queensland University of Technology - Gardens PointnullOnline

Course outline

Use comprehensive knowledge of data science tools and techniques combined with a sophisticated understanding of the laws and legal system of Australia to make a difference in the real world. The data science component covers the necessary theory and the practical tools for data acquisition, storage, management, processing, analysis and visualisation. It provides cutting-edge coverage of ethical considerations, communication, collaboration and critical thinking skills. The intersection of data science with QUT’s contemporary law degree will provide you with the knowledge and confidence you need to take advantage of employment opportunities in law and technology related fields. This course will help you understand and promote the ethical standards of the legal profession in the digital age, and design new technologies to aid the practice of law.

This course is covered by the QUT Offer Guarantee.

For more course information, visit Bachelor of Data Science/ Bachelor of Laws (Honours).

Admissions Criteria

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

Prerequisites

Applicant must be 16; Completion of Year 12 or attained age 18 years

Assumed knowledge

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

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
84.00
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

99.50

98.05

91.40

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

98.05

93.40

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 Bachelor of Data Science and Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

Membership

Refer to Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

Course Code
419982
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$9190 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Information technology, Law
Study Mode
Full time, Online learning
Course Duration

51/2 years Full time or 51/2 years Online learning