Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice

Flinders University

This degree provides all the educational and training requirements necessary for admission to legal practice. It provides the skills and knowledge needed to embark upon a career as a practising lawyer and is also highly valued in a wide range of occupations.

Course Fee:


International: $128,000

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent qualifications; or mature age entry (STAT); or higher education transfers; or completion of a foundation studies program

Structure:

The degree comprises many core (compulsory) topics covering the major areas of law. Practical skills are developed from the beginning of the course and are linked to core (compulsory) topics. A range of option topics is also offered to allow students to develop specialist interests. Students who do not wish to be admitted to legal practice may exit early with a Bachelor of Laws (LLB). A number of the Law topics' classes are taught at our Victoria Square campus and the Legal practice component is delivered predominantly there.

Subjects you can Study:

Laws and legal practice

Study Pathways:

Honours available.

Further information:

Students have the option of combining this degree with one of the following Bachelor degrees, providing they meet the entry requirements for both: Arts, Behavioural Science (Psychology), Business (and Specialisations), Commerce (and certain specialisations), International Relations, Languages, Law and Society, Criminology, Criminology (Honours) and Science (and Specialisations).

Recognition:

Successful completion of the LLB satisfies the academic requirements underpinning eligibility to be admitted as a barrister and solicitor in South Australia. Admission to practice in other states and territories in Australia would normally be possible but is formally subject to the requirements in place in those jurisdictions.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00114A

Related Careers:

Judge, Lawyer,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Bedford Park 67.65 No Full time 4 years
Bedford Park 67.65 No Part time 8 years
Flinders is a leading international university in Australia, distinguished by its boldness, vigour and imagination. The University has a record of excellence and innovation in teaching, research and community engagement.

While the main campus is located in the suburb of Bedford Park, just a short drive south of Adelaide's Central Business District and easily accessible by public transport, the University's geographical footprint also stretches across South Australia, Western Victoria and the Northern Territory.

Flinders has over 2,600 staff and more than 24,700 students, with over 4,500 coming from countries as diverse as Canada, India and Kenya. Its graduates are encouraged to be knowledgeable, to communicate effectively, and to develop skills to connect across boundaries and tackle major challenges.

Flinders has led the way in providing access to higher education for individuals who did not traditionally aspire to University, and offers a choice of pathways that cater to people from a variety of backgrounds.

Offering over 140 undergraduate and 280 postgraduate courses, Flinders prides itself on the quality of its programs and the attention given to the learning experience of its students.

Provider CRICOS: 00114A

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