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Bachelor of Laws Deakin University

4.0 out of 5 from 2 reviews
Bachelor Degree
Melbourne
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Deakin's Bachelor of Laws provides the robust training and recognised qualifications you need to start your career as a first-class legal practitioner. All major areas of law are covered, such as contract, torts, property, legal practice and ethics, constitutional law, criminal law and corporate law.

Throughout the degree you will develop legal skills including negotiation, mediation, preparing for court appearances, legal drafting, and statutory interpretation.

Deakin’s Bachelor of Laws satisfies the university component of the requirements to become an Australian Lawyer. You will then complete an additional year of work placement as a legal trainee, or undertake a practical legal training course.

This comprehensive course provides in-depth studies in each of the key areas of legal practice, and emphasises practical legal skills training.
Careers

Obtaining a law degree is normally the first step towards becoming a barrister or solicitor, and most students entering law school aspire to enter one of these...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Laws Deakin University based on 2 reviews
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4.0
Job prospects
4.5
Teachers
4.0
Course work
5.0
Time worthy
4.5
Money Worthy
4.5



Student Reviews

May 2018
Year completed 2020

I'm doing this course online.

Positives: it's really interesting, the concept of a law degree i feel can come across more boring then it actually is. But once you start getting more into it, researching cases and legislation can be pretty fun

Negatives: theres a lot of reading involved

My advice to future students is...

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February 2018
Year completed 2020

Positive -
Some really good teachers.
Good opportunities to study abroad and get involved in clubs/extra curricular's.
Decent job prospects if you work hard and are independently seeking to further yourself.
Teachers are accessible if you need to go see them/contact them.

Negative -
Very rigid course, fail a prerequ...

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