Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
Griffith University - Nathan

Course outline

When you study with the university ranked number one for law in Australia, you are preparing to tackle the unique challenges of our modern, high-tech, globalised society. Gain 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, and learn essential legal skills such as negotiation, critical analysis of law, written and oral advocacy and legal writing. Extend the scope of your legal expertise by choosing from a range of electives including: global law and governance, law and commerce, environment and social justice, theories and contexts of law, clinical and professional legal practice. 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. This degree opens up a range of career opportunities within and beyond the legal environment. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Laws (Honours) at GU.

Fee notes

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Admissions Criteria

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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.

Additional entry requirements

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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




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.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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Career opportunities

After gaining professional recognition, you’ll be prepared for a career as a solicitor or barrister, a policymaker or law reformer . Work in international trade or in human rights. You may also find opportunities in non-legal careers, including journalism, politics or management.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

CSP/$15000 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time