Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Business

with a major in Accounting – Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

BB-LAWBUS Double degree Hawthorn Send me a link to this course

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The Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Business offers students a course focused on commercial law with emphasis on intellectual property law. As the only double degree in Victoria with this specialisation, students learn about trademarks, patents and designs, copyright, the prohibition of misleading or deceptive conduct and competition law.

The course also teaches students to be entrepreneurial thinkers and provides them with the skills and knowledge essential to business management and operations.

Students complete law-related professional experience placements at organisations in Australia or overseas. Students are also introduced to the practical aspects of legal practice through moot court scenarios and advocacy exercises.

The combination of degrees equips students with the skills to work in commercial and general legal practice, within management, and as entrepreneurs.

Selected major: Accounting

Develop skills that are fundamental to evaluating, analysing and communicating the financial position of an organisation or individual. Become prepared in the areas of financial information systems, management accounting, company accounting, financial management, tax and auditing. Students seeking professional accreditation must complete additional units.

Note: To be eligible for CA/CPA students must also complete a unit LAW20019 Law of Commerce

 

Every international student application is considered for a scholarship
Whether you’re living in Australia or overseas, you’re automatically considered for a scholarship of up to 75% off your course fees. Please check our updated entry requirements.  

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Start dates

Hawthorn campus

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

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Duration

5 years full-time

Full-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400210401 (CSP)
  • 3400210403 (IFP)

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

CRICOS code

085631K


Fees

A$26480 (annual for 2017)*

The indicative course fees shown in Course Search apply to international students for the relevant year only. They are based on a standard study load per year. However, please note that fees are assessed according to a student's study load in each semester, and variation to study load will result in an adjustment to tuition fees. All fees are subject to annual review and may be adjusted.

International students in Australia who hold student visas are required to study full-time and on campus. Courses that are taught entirely online are only available to international students studying outside Australia or those in Australia who are not on a student visa. Online courses are not available to international students in Australia who hold a student visa.