Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Laws

UNSW Sydney

This dual degree gives you the skills to deal with complex legal issues stemming from new industries and new social expectations as part of a progressive Law degree that is very attractive to future employers. Students are also given the opportunity to use state-of-the-art technology and build extensive knowledge in a scientific field choosing from the various science specialisations offered in the Bachelor of Science.

Entry Requirements:

Domestic: Year 12 or equivalent + LAT; International: Year 12 or equivalent; Assumed knowledge for Science component based on major chosen.

Structure:

240 units of credit: Law compulsory courses - 96 UOC; Law prescribed elective courses - 6UOC; Law elective courses - 42 UOC; Science courses - 96 UOC

Subjects you can Study:

Science/Law

Study Pathways:

Applications for credit transfer from other Australian universities will be considered after offers have been made.

Further information:

Your Law dual degree will open up a wide range of career opportunities in myriad fields. The skills you will gain at UNSW Law are highly transferrable. Employers seek out our graduates for their critical thinking and analytical skills. When it comes to your career, there will be any number of options available to you. Employment opportunities exist in legal practice as a solicitor or barrister, in-house counsel, work in research, technology, science, mathematics, education, public policy and opportunities to become a patent attorney.

Recognition:

The Bachelor of Laws program satisfies the basic academic requirements for admission to practice as a solicitor or barrister. If students wish to become legal practitioners they must also attend a full time practical course lasting 15 weeks at the College of Law and obtain practical experience.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00098G

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Kensington No info No Full time 5 years
The University of New South Wales is ranked among the top 50 universities in the world and is a founding member of the prestigious Group of Eight - a coalition of Australia's leading research intensive universities. par par The main campus is located in Kensington, seven kilometres from Sydney CBD and a short walk from Coogee Beach. Other campuses are UNSW Art and Design in the suburb of Paddington and UNSW Canberra at ADFA.

Provider CRICOS: 00098G

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