Bachelor of Science in Psychology/Bachelor of Laws

University of Canberra

This course provides a solid grounding in all areas of psychology, including learning, cognition, social and developmental psychology, psychopathology, perception, biological bases of behaviour and statistics. It is also fully accredited law degree and provides a broad theoretical, historical and technical knowledge of the discipline of law, suitable for entering the legal profession, becoming an advocate, or undertaking related careers. Students will learn to find practical solutions for legal problems within various social and economic contexts, and fine-tune their abilities to present ideas and opinions effectively and communicate within and across professional and cultural boundaries. Students are also able to specialise, through electives, in selected areas of law with an emphasis on commercial law.

Course Fee:

International: $150,000

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent. English Language Requirements: An academic IELTS or equivalent of 6.5, with no band score below 6.0.


120 credit points

Subjects you can Study:

Psychological Science; Law Foundation; Legal Practice.


Accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) and the Australian Psychological Society (APS). This program is recognised by the Supreme Court of the Australian Capital Territory and the State of New South Wales. Through mutual recognition, UC's degree may serve as the basis for admission in all Australian jurisdictions. Through a program offered in conjunction with the College of Law, students may (in their final year of the Bachelor of Laws at UC) begin their Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice course that qualifies for them for admission.

Accepts International Students:


Related Careers:

Counsellor, Lawyer, Psychologist,
Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra 78.9 Yes Part time 10 years
Canberra 78.9 Yes Full time 5 years
The University of Canberra is located in Australia's national capital. The University provides professionally based undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees. They engage in applied research to support government, business and the professions regionally, nationally and internationally.

Provider CRICOS: 00212K

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