Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts
CQUniversity - Online

Course outline

This double degree enables students to complete both the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws in five years of full-time study. This degree provides students with dual qualifications and skills that are well regarded in the private and public sectors. The Bachelor of Arts component provides students with a multidisciplinary education that encourages them to gain knowledge in a range of humanities and social science disciplines. The Bachelor of Laws component satisfies the academic requirement for admission as a legal practitioner. Law graduates are also required to undergo a period of practical legal training before admission as a legal practitioner in Australia. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts.


Creative Writing; English and Cultural Studies; Geography; History and Politics; Journalism; Liberal Arts; Pathway to Teaching (Early Childhood); Pathway to Teaching (Primary); Public Relations; Theatre Studies; Visual Arts.

Other requirements

Students will be able to undertake at their option an overseas or domestic practicum placement or engagement with a complex work simulation. For full course requirements, visitBachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts.

Admissions Criteria

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


English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

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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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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Career opportunities

Private and government legal practice; research and academia; government; in-house counsel; environmental planning and management; sociology; diplomacy; politics.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds

3 Oct 2024
9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025
Regular offers will be made

CSP/$16320 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Law, Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

5 years Full time or 10 years Part time

Rockhampton & surrounds