Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)

University of Wollongong

The Bachelor of Laws delivers a practical and contextual legal education that prepares graduates not only for traditional careers in the legal profession but also for a wide range of careers in government, business and community organisations - as leaders, innovators and problem solvers. This degree is available only to graduates of disciplines other than law, with the exception that the degree is available to graduates of law degrees from outside Australia.

Course Fee:


International: $105,840

Entry Requirements:

To be eligible for admission to this degree you need to have completed an undergraduate degree. UOW will require a minimum average mark of 70% (or GPA/WAM equivalent). If an applicant has a mark that is lower, then UOW may consider other factors such as the nature of any previous course of study and the subjects undertaken therein, relevant professional experience and/or any personal statement provided by the applicant.

Structure:

3 years full-time or part-time equivalent. The Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry) degree which covers the prescribed areas of knowledge for future admission to the profession, as well as including a choice of electives. Additionally, an integrated skills program equips graduates with experience in areas such as legal research, interviewing, legal drafting, advocacy and negotiation. Opportunities also exist to undertake subjects through an international exchange program.

Subjects you can Study:

Law

Study Pathways:

UOW offers a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice which provides the PLT qualification for admission. There is a provision for students to undertake up to half their PLT training as part of their Bachelor of Laws degree.

Recognition:

Admission to professional legal practice in NSW is subject to the requirements of professional legal training (PLT).

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00102E

Related Careers:

Lawyer,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Wollongong No info No Part time 6 years
Wollongong No info No Full time 3 years
Sydney Business School No info No Part time
Sydney Business School No info No Full time 3 years
UOW South Western Sydney No info No Part time
UOW South Western Sydney No info No Full time 3 years
The University of Wollongong (UOW) has earned a place among the top 20 modern universities in the world through world-class research and teaching. With an international network of campuses and regional learning centres, UOW consistently rates among the top Australian universities in key areas, including graduate satisfaction and starting salaries.par par UOW offers 450 degree programs across all levels of study (undergraduate and postgraduate coursework and research), as well as English language and academic bridging programs through UOW College. The University currently has 36,180 students enrolled in its onshore and offshore campuses, including 15,820 international students.

The University's commitment to students is evident in UOW graduates, who are recognised for their capability, quality and success in the global workplace. UOW continues to focus on offering personalised experiences and outstanding learning environments.

The city of Wollongong is located just 90 minutes south of Sydney - close enough to be within the daily reach of the Sydney central business district, but without the rush and expense of a big city. Wollongong is the primary city of the Illawarra region of New South Wales, and is Australia's ninth-largest city. More than 295,500 people live in the region. There are very strong support networks for international students and their families to help settle into life in Wollongong.

The UOW Wollongong campus lies between tree-covered mountains and the broad, blue waters of the Pacific Ocean offering students the perfect Australian lifestyle. It's an ideal learning environment that helps students get the most out of their studies. With its parkland setting and extensive learning and recreational facilities, the campus is arguably the most beautiful university campus in Australia. And the UOW Innovation Campus - an award winning, world-class research and commercial precinct developed by UOW - is located less than 10 minutes away.

Provider CRICOS: 00102E

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