Law courses

4.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Ranked #21 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Degree
Melbourne
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Bachelor of Laws is designed to produce well-rounded graduates ready for legal practice and a range of professional careers in an increasingly global environment. You can pursue a range of legal careers including:

private practice as a solicitor or barrister
legal officer in the public sector
in-house counsel for a wide range of organisations including corporations, regulatory authorities and NGOs.
Typically, you develop specialisations in different fields of law throughout you career – from criminal law to family law; from environmental law to corporations law, from international trade to entertainment law.

As part of this degree you complete up to 160 hours of pro bono work (after your first year), providing you with firsthand experience of the legal system while allowing you to contribute to the common good.
Careers

private legal practice as a solicitor or barrister;
legal officer in the public sector (for example in federal or state government departments and...

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Additional Information
You will complete up to 160 hours pro bono experience (after your first year) which will count as credit for a compulsory community engagement unit.


Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Laws Australian Catholic University - ACU based on 1 review
Rating
4.0
Job prospects
4.0
Teachers
5.0
Course work
4.0
Time worthy
5.0
Money Worthy
5.0



Student Reviews

February 2018
Year completed 2021

Positive aspects of this course are that it is very interesting and there are many different areas of law that we learn about

However the negative aspects would be that the assessments are difficult and the course can be stressful

My advice to future students is: The advice I would give would be to be prepared and unde...

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