Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Griffith University - Nathan/Mt Gravatt

Course outline

When you study at the university ranked No. 1 for Law and Criminology in Australia, you’ll be studying among the world’s best.
In this double degree, you’ll combine your studies of law with studies in criminology and criminal justice to give you a holistic view and thorough understanding of the intersection between crime and the law. You’ll also gain a strong understanding of the complex environments in which crime occurs, and the changing nature of the legal responses that must be applied. This double degree is built on practical experience and taught by award-winning teachers and researchers. You’ll be immersed in authentic experiences and graduate with the networks and support to launch your ideal career in law or criminology. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice at GU.

Combined diploma/degrees

Refer to entry under Griffith College for: D Criminology and Criminal Justice/B Laws (Honours)/B Criminology and Criminal Justice.

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

Studies may lead to a career as a solicitor or barrister, after gaining professional recognition, or careers in policing and security, intelligence, probation and parole, child protection, crime analysis, courts and justice services, crime prevention and regulatory agencies; or opportunities in business and government, academia, administration, banking, finance, industrial relations, and 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

5 years Full time or 8 years Part time