Bachelor of Environmental Science / Bachelor of Laws

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

This degree provides students with a comprehensive grounding in legal practice and legal skills with a focus on the interaction and impact of human societies on the environment. Students will develop an understanding of environmental economics, environmental ethics, environmental law and governance and the national and international policy context, as they pertain to environmental management. Students will also be equipped with the skills required of an environmental practitioner and have the opportunity to undertake capstone projects or an industry placement.


440 credit points


  • Foundations of Law
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Chemistry
  • Linear Algebra
  • Biological Systems
  • Global Law
  • Statistics
  • Earth Systems
  • Global Environmental Challenges
  • plus more

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • Prerequisites: English
  • Assumed knowledge: Maths A or B
  • Recommended: one of Biology, Chemistry or Physics


Queensland Law Society; Federation of Law Societies of Canada (where relevant)

Further information

Honours is available for the Law component

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