Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Computer Science

available 2017 only

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The Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Computer Science combines studies in commercial law, emphasising intellectual property law, with the knowledge to specialise in the software and technology industries.

Learn about trademarks, patents and designs, copyright, the prohibition of misleading or deceptive conduct and competition law. Gain the skills to protect the rights of those who innovate or create.

Using the most up-to-date technology and methods, work with complex software and networks to create secure solutions. Learn how these can be applied in areas such as defence, aerospace and medicine, as well as in businesses that require extensive computer support, such as banking and manufacturing.

Complete law-related professional experience placements at organisations in Australia or overseas. Become familiar with the practical aspects of legal practice through moot court scenarios and advocacy exercises.

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Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 27 February 2017
  • Semester 2 - 31 July 2017

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Duration

5 to 6 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Full-time, Part-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400211151 (CSP)
  • 3400211153 (IFP)

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law