Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

with a major in Robotics and Mechatronics

BB-LAWENG Double degree including honours Hawthorn Send me a link to this course

This course is replacing an older version of the course that is being discontinued, and may include updates to units, majors or similar. Enrolments for this new course are open now.

The Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) combines studies in commercial law, emphasising intellectual property law, with the technical expertise to specialise in an engineering field of your choice.

Learn about trade marks, 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.

Complete core units in your first year to assist in selecting a major in engineering. Obtain theoretical and practical engineering knowledge by participating in workshops and industry projects.

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. Apply your learning in a professionally focused, multidisciplinary project during your final year of study. Undertake at least 12 weeks of relevant professional experience.

Selected major: Robotics and Mechatronics

Integrate three traditional engineering disciplines – mechanical, electronics and software. Complete units in computer-aided engineering, control systems, electronics, machine dynamics and design, mechatronics systems designand development, programming, project management and structural mechanics. This degree is professionally accredited by Engineers Australia.

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Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 26 February 2018
  • Semester 2 - 30 July 2018

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Duration

6.5 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Full-time, Part-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400211161 (CSP)
  • 3400211163 (IFP)