Bachelor of Laws @ University of Adelaide

Bachelor of Laws

Introduction:
A Bachelor of Laws at Adelaide University offers students a comprehensive program that can be undertaken as a single or double degree, with a compulsory grounding in common law principles and legal methodology, in addition to a wide variety of elective choices from the socially-oriented areas to liberal and commercial sides of the law.

SATAC Code

324251
324111 (with any combined degree)

 

 

Degree Length

4 years full-time

 

 

Degree Structure

57 Core units + 39 elective units = 96 units

 

 

Can be combined with

Arts, Commerce, Computer Science, Design Studies, Development Studies, Economics, Engineering (Computer Systems), Engineering (Electrical & Electronic), Engineering (Mechanical), Engineering (Telecommunications), Environmental Policy & Management, Finance, Health Sciences, International Studies, Mathematical and Computer Sciences, Media, Science, and Social Sciences.

 

 

Campus

North Terrace campus


Students may choose to specialise in areas such as media law, international law, financial transactions and criminal law, and may also take electives in a variety of areas, or undertake studies as a double degree, in a range of approved streams. Graduates will be qualified as accredited legal practitioners throughout Australia, following completion of a Graduate Diploma and Legal Practice certificate.

Core units: Foundations of  Law; Law of Torts 1; Contracts; Property Law; Law of Torts 2  Principles of Public Law; Australian Constitutional Law; Equity; Administrative Law; Criminal Law and Procedure; Corporate Law; Dispute Resolution and Ethics; Evidence and Proof in Theory and Practice.

Majors Offered: Media Law, International Law, Financial Transactions and Criminal Law.

Course Requirements

2012 ATAR

95.30
95.30 (with any combined degree)

 

 

2013 ATAR

95.0

 

 

Entry Requirements

SACE or equivalent.
Each degree combination will have its own prerequisites.

 

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Student Profiles in Law

Max

Max is an 18 year old student in his first year of a Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of International Studies at UNSW (Kensington campus). He is majoring in International Business and Spanish.

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Hermione

Hermione is a 19 year old student in her first year of a Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Laws at UNSW (Kensington campus). She is majoring in French and International Business.

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Phoebe

Phoebe is a 21 year old student in the third year of a Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Laws at UTS (City campus). She is majoring in Economics.

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Stephen

Stephen is a 25 year old student in his fourth year of a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws at Macquarie University (North Ryde campus). He is majoring in Media Studies.

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