Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
Queensland University of Technology - Gardens Point

Course outline

The course covers all major areas of the law as well as a range of disciplines in science. As a graduate, you are prepared to enter the legal profession and are educated in the content and processes of science to prepare you for the complexities of legal issues with a range of scientific and technological dimensions. In the science component, you complete a major in addition to the core requirements for that degree. In the law component, you develop advanced legal research and writing skills, critical analysis and skills in interviewing, advocacy and dispute resolution. The course covers all academic subjects required for admission to legal practice and offers a range of law electives to align with career aims. Science subjects are taken in conjunction with law subjects throughout the first four years of the course, with law subjects only in the final semesters.

This course is covered by the QUT Offer Guarantee.

For more course information, visit Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Laws (Honours) at QUT.

Majors

Refer to Bachelor of Science.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for QUT and for this course, refer to QUT’s website.

Prerequisites

Applicant must be 16; Completion of Year 12 or attained age 18 years

Assumed knowledge

English, or Literature, or English and Literature Extension, or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 & 4, C); Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 & 4, C)

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
84.00
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

99.35

92.25

82.80

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

95.75

84.80

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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Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Law and science careers related to environmental science or biotechnology. Refer also to Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Laws (Honours).

Membership

Refer to Bachelor of Science.

Course Code
419712
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$11560 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Sciences, Law
Study Mode
Full time
Course Duration

51/2 years Full time

Location
Brisbane