Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Bachelor of Property Economics / Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00213J

The Property Economics/Bachelor of Laws (Honours) allows students to combine an interest in property with a law qualification. The Property Economics program provides the theory and practical understanding of the role that property plays in the Australian and International economy. It provides details on the role of the numerous property professionals who assess, develop, value, finance and manage all classes of public and private property. The Laws component prepares students to think ahead and take advantage of employment opportunities in growth areas and newly emerging sectors, such as intellectual property and technology.

Structure

The structure of the Property Economics component consists of 48 credit points of core property economics units and 144 credit points points of property economics major units. All students must undertake 30 days of approved professional work placement as part of the Faculty's Work Integrated Learning core unit. The Law component is 336 cps. This is comprised of 19 core units, including units based upon the 'Priestley 11' required for admission to legal practice in Australia and 8 electives. Students are able to deepen their knowledge in areas of interest through their elective choices which reflect areas of legal practice and emerging developments in law.

Subjects

  • Law
  • Property Economics.

Standard entry requirements

  • Completion of Year 12 or equivalent. Assumed knowledge: English, or Literature, or English and Literature, or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 & 4, C)
  • And General Mathematics, or Mathematical Methods, or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 & 4, C).

Recognition

Graduates satisfy the academic requirements for admission as a solicitor and/or barrister in all Australian states and territories. It is also recognised for admission purposes in West and East Malaysia, India, Fiji and Papua New Guinea.

Study pathways

Pathways to postgraduate degrees are available. QUT advanced standing rules apply. Before applying for admission as a legal practitioner in Australia, graduates must complete further practical legal training with an approved provider, for example the Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice at QUT

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Gardens Point International: $183,800
  • ATAR: 87
No
  • Full-time : 5.5 years

Further information

QUT offers a range of scholarships that provide real support for students. Our offer guarantee can give you peace of mind about your study choices. If you receive an ATAR or selection rank equal to or higher than the offer guarantee, you are guaranteed a place in the course regardless of the threshold. This means that when you know your ATAR or selection rank you can check your eligibility for a QUT course before receiving an offer. You still need to lodge a QTAC application by the closing date. A small number of courses do not participate in the offer guarantee scheme.

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