Bachelor of Laws - Graduate Entry

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Course rules

To qualify for the Bachelor of Laws - Graduate Entry, students must complete 300 credit points comprising:
  • 19 Core Law units (237.5 credit points)
  • 5 Law elective unit (62.5 credit points)
  • 3 Professional Experiences in Law (0 credit points)
    Please note:
    - If students complete LAW20025 Professional Experience in Law (Law Review), they are not required to complete LAW20018.
    - If students complete LAW30023 Professional Experience in Law (Innocence and Law Reform Project), they are not required to complete LAW30016.

Professional Placements

Professional Placements are subject to a competitive selection process. International students may be eligible for a Professional Placement where a relevant Professional degree exists. International students who successfully gain a placement through the selection process will be required to change courses to the relevant Professional degree, in order to complete a placement and should consider any visa and extended study duration implications prior to applying.

Students who undertake a 12-month professional placement are subject to the following course rules and must complete 400 credit points comprising:

  • 19 Core Law Units (237.5 credit points)
  • 5 Law Elective (62.5 credit points)
  • 4 units of study from the Professional Placement co-major (100 credit points)

Students who elect to undertake a 6-month professional placement are subject to the following course rules and must complete 350 credit points comprising:

  • 19 Core Law Units (237.5 credit points)
  • 5 Law Elective (62.5 credit points)
  • 2 units of study from the Professional Placement (50 credit points)
Please note: If students select the Law Professional Placement units, the Professional Experience in Law units are waived.

Maximum Academic Credit
The maximum level of credit that can be granted for the Bachelor of Laws is 200 credit points (normally 16 units)