The University of Notre Dame Australia

Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Arts

The University of Notre Dame Australia

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 01032F

The Bachelor of Laws degree provides a gateway to a rewarding career in Law and can provide a strong foundation for other career opportunities. This degree will prepare you to work as a lawyer in a private practice, in government, as corporate counsel or in a not-for-profit organisation. Bachelor of Arts graduates think critically, creatively and ethically to solve problems and are culturally and globally aware. They have research and communication skills and can work both autonomously and with others. Students develop core skills through in-depth study of at least one major discipline area, selected from the traditional humanities, social and behavioural sciences, and/or communications and media. In upper year levels, students may undertake specialised learning that complements their professional and/or personal interests. Internships enable students to apply knowledge and skills in the workplace and to hone work-ready aptitudes. Students can also take advantage of short and long-term international learning opportunities through the Experience the World and Study Abroad programs. Arts graduates are valued across a range of industries and workplaces, and are well-placed to make a life-long contribution to the intellectual, cultural and civic life of communities.

Structure

  • 3 core curriculum courses
  • 23 compulsory law courses
  • 4 law elective courses
  • 8 courses to form an arts major
  • 4 arts electives

Subjects

  • Archaeology
  • Behavioural science
  • English literature
  • Environmental management
  • History
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Philosophy
  • Politics and international relations
  • Screen Arts
  • Social justice
  • Theology

Standard entry requirements

  • Applicant with recent Secondary Education (Western Australia) - Indicative minimum selection rank of 90 or equivalent with a pass in ATAR English, ATAR Literature or ATAR English as an Additional Languge or Dialect (EALD). Minimum International Baccalaureate (IB) of 33
  • Applicant with recent Secondary Education (Sydney) - HSC Performance Band Results with a Band 5 in English, a minimum average of Bands 5s and an overall minimum average HSC selection rank of 80 in HSC Category A Courses or minimum International Baccalaureate (IB) score of 31
  • Applicants with Higher Education Study: Other University Studies completed at undergraduate level or higher. A minimum number of 4 subjects with a high credit average is required
  • Refer to Notre Dame general admission criterial: https://www.notredame.edu.au/study/admission-requirements

Recognition

Legal Practice Board of Western Australia; NSW Legal Practitioners' Admission Board

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Fremantle International: $215,000
  • ATAR: The admission requirements at Notre Dame are based on a selection rank which includes your academic results, unique experiences, interests and contributions to the society.
Yes
  • Full-time : 5.25 years
  • Part-time : 10 years
Sydney International: $215,000
  • ATAR: The admission requirements at Notre Dame are based on a selection rank which includes your academic results, unique experiences, interests and contributions to the society.
Yes
  • Full-time : 5.25 years
  • Part-time : 10 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Fremantle.

Australian Citizens may be eligible to defer costs on a FEE-HELP loan scheme.

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