Edith Cowan University ECU

Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Criminology and Justice

Edith Cowan University ECU

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00279B

With this double degree youll not only learn how to practice as a lawyer, including courtroom and other skills, but youll also develop a solid understanding of the nature of criminology, social justice and the justice system. Its a great combination that could set you up for the future in many ways.


  • 24 core Law units and 8 Law elective units
  • Plus 10 core Criminology and Justice units plus 1 x 8 unit major.


  • CRI1107 The Criminal Justice Process
  • CRI1103 Criminology
  • LAW1117 Torts I
  • LAW1116 Legal Reasoning
  • LAW1600 Legal Writing and Research
  • CRI1104 The Psychology of Criminal Behaviour
  • CRI1208 Research Methods I
  • LAW1218 Torts II
  • Elective Unit 2 x Law Elective Units
  • CRI2115 Psychology and Criminal Justice
  • CRI2110 Research Methods II
  • LAW1113 Criminal Law I
  • LAW1111 Contract Law I
  • Unit from Major x1
  • CRI2103 Correctional Studies - Theory and Practice
  • CRI2201 Critical Aspects of Policing
  • LAW1214 Criminal Law II
  • LAW1212 Contract Law II
  • Unit from Major x1
  • CRI3120 Aboriginal Australians in the Criminal Justice System
  • LAW2102 Property Law I
  • LAW2104 Constitutional Law I
  • LAW2350 Administrative Law
  • Unit from Major x1
  • CRI3205 Professional Ethics, Accountability and Integrity
  • LAW2312 Property Law II
  • LAW2314 Constitutional Law II
  • LAW2345 Jurisprudence
  • Elective Unit 1 x Law Elective Units
  • LAW3102 Corporations Law
  • LAW3103 Equity
  • LAW3855 Human Rights Law
  • Unit from Major x1
  • Elective Unit 1 x Law Elective Units
  • LAW3106 Evidence
  • LAW3107 Law of Trusts
  • Unit from Major x2
  • Elective Unit 1 x Law Elective Unit
  • LAW4620 Commercial Practice
  • Unit from Major x1
  • Elective Unit 3 x Law Elective Units
  • LAW4207 Civil Procedure and Practice
  • LAW4625 Statutory Interpretation
  • LAW4704 Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility
  • LAW4607 Family Law
  • Unit from Major x 1

Standard entry requirements

  • AQF Advanced Diploma or equivalent
  • Undergraduate Certificate
  • Successfully completed 1 EFTSL of study at bachelor level or higher at an Australian higher education provider (or equivalent)
  • Special Tertiary Admissions Test
  • University Preparation Course
  • Indigenous University Orientation Course
  • Aboriginal University Readiness Assessment or
  • Associate Degree.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
  • ATAR: 85
  • Full-time : 5 years
  • Part-time : 10 years
  • ATAR: 85
  • Part-time : 10 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 5 years

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