Knowledge of the intricacies of the law and of business can give you a competitive edge, regardless of the field you work in.
Our five-year double degree takes you into many areas of the law relevant to Australian organisations - from industrial relations to corporate finance. You can tailor your degree through the choice of a business major and a wide range of law electives.
Graduates are prepared for a wide range of career opportunities extending across the law and business in the private and public sectors. The Bachelor of Laws (LLB) fulfils the academic requirements for admission to the legal profession. Professional admission authorities also require law graduates of all universities to complete practical legal training or similar to be eligible to practise as a lawyer.
Applicants who do not have the required entry mark for a double degree in law are encouraged to apply for the Bachelor of Business in the first instance.
There are no majors in the Bachelor of Laws degree, but a diverse range of law-based elective units is available.
The following Bachelor of Business majors are available in the double degree:
Specialisations available in the Bachelor of Business include:
Please note that not all majors are offered at each location, but if a student is enrolled internally, they can still study any major online.
Graduates pursue career opportunities that combine knowledge of business and law; and those specific to each discipline.
For business: advertising, marketing, public relations, product management, management, international business, human resource management, investment, banking, accounting and finance
For law: as barristers or solicitors; or in law-related areas in private, corporate or government organisations.
To be eligible to receive the Bachelor of Business, Bachelor of Laws, students must complete 40 units (480 credit points), comprising:
Bachelor of Laws with Honours
To be eligible to receive the Bachelor of Laws with Honours, students must:
Class of Honours
The Bachelor of Laws with Honours may be awarded in the following classes:
Students may be eligible to exit with the Bachelor of Laws or the Bachelor of Business upon completion of the requirements of the single degree.