Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Environmental Science
Griffith University - Gold Coast

Course outline

This double degree provides a comprehensive grounding in legal practice and skills with a focus on the interaction and impact of human societies on the environment. You will gain knowledge and skills across the broad environmental science spectrum, exploring environmental issues from social, physical and biological perspectives, including: environmental economics, environmental ethics, environmental law and governance, and the national and international policy contexts, and their relevance to environmental management. Griffith Law School offers a professional legal curriculum, with the option to choose law electives based on your interests, including high-level research and clinical courses that emphasise practical legal skills, insights and experience. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Environmental Science at GU .

Fee notes

This an indicative only amount for first year fees. For further information refer to http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees.

Admissions Criteria

For minimum age requirements please visit Institution minimum age requirements

Prerequisites

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

Griffith ATAR Guarantee applies to this program. For more information visit griffith.edu.au/guaranteed-admission.

Assumed knowledge

This program has assumed and recommended knowledge. Refer to QTAC’s Course Search.

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

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

<5*

<5*

<5*

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

<5*

<5*

<5*

Notes

* “<5" – indicates less than 5 ATAR/Selection Rank based offers were made

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

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Professional practice in environmental and planning law, and careers in government, industry, environmental organisations and development companies.

Course Code
236851
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$12000 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Law, Primary industries and environment
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

5 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Gold Coast