Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Global Studies
Australian Catholic University - Brisbane

Course outline

This double degree is designed to develop an awareness of the broader context in which legal issues arise including the political, historical, philosophical and economic dimensions. It produces well-rounded graduates ready for legal practice and a range of professional careers in an increasingly global environment. The course offers an international education where you will be required to study abroad (ACU has 60 partner institutions around the world) and/or do an internship that provides international work experience. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Global Studies at ACU

Fee notes

Average first year fee. Indicative only; subject to passage of legislation.

Other requirements

Students must take a number of core and program units and complete one semester of overseas study/internship in third year, as well as legal pro bono work which provides firsthand experience of the legal system.

Admissions Criteria

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


English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (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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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

Social entrepreneurship and companies with a global outreach, international relations, human rights, travel and tourism, public sector, government service (including diplomatic service), the United Nations, private legal practice, journalism, in-house counsel to corporations.

Course Code
Start Date
Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025

CSP/$14496 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Business and Tourism
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

5 years Full time or 10 years Part time