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

Course outline

This course promotes high-level knowledge and advanced legal skills. Students build a strong foundation in legal research, writing, reasoning, analysis and interpretation through critical, rational and analytical thinking. Through the extensive co-curricular program, students’ academic studies are supported by wellbeing programs, and complemented by opportunities to participate in the mooting program. Students can also take advantage of the award-winning Pro Bono Centre, with the opportunity to apply classroom learning to real-life situations and make important contributions to unmet legal needs. For more information, visit Bachelor of Laws (Hons) at UQ.

Admissions Criteria

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

Solicitor; barrister; judge’s associate; legal officer; social and government researcher; negotiation and dispute resolution specialist; NGO adviser; community laws officer; company secretary.


Bar Association of Queensland; Queensland Law Society.

Course Code
Start Date
Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025

CSP/$14100 (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