Bachelor of Legal Studies
University of New England - Armidale

Course outline

This course offers a broad and comprehensive coursework which will enhance career opportunities for those who want to work in an ever-changing legal services market. The private and public sector depends on professionals with an excellent understanding of the law and skills in legal reasoning. In particular it will provide graduates with legal knowledge to equip them to be paralegals working for in-house lawyers not just legal practices or law firms. For more course information, visit UNE’s Course Handbook.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of New England and for this course, refer to UNE’s website.

Prerequisites

Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Assumed knowledge

English

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

83.55

74.55

55.35

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

84.70

76.25

60.35

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

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2024 information is not available.

Career opportunities

Paralegal, banking and finance, communications and public relations, corporate governance, court administration, information technology, journalism and publishing, justice departments, politics and public policy making.

Course Code
616061
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$9135 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Law
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Location
New England and North West NSW