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Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Commerce Griffith University

5.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Bachelor Degree
Gold Coast
5.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

In this double degree, you will develop a sound understanding of law and commerce. You will learn about the complex relationship between legal and commercial business practices specific to the major you choose.

Law component
Griffith Law School offers a professional legal curriculum that focuses on core areas of legal practice and the legal skills that lawyers must have. You will have the opportunity to choose law electives based on your interests, including clinical courses that emphasise practical legal skills, insights and experience.

You will make connections between law and ethics, legal theory, Indigenous issues, and internationalisation. You will also develop interdisciplinary understandings of law and legal work.

You will take courses such as Constitutional Law, Legal Theory, Law and the Modern State, Corporate Governance and Regulation, Criminal Law, and Property Law.

If you complete the five Canadian Law courses you will eligible for entry into the legal profession in Canada's common law provinces, when accompanied by a Certificate of Qualification from the National Committee on Accreditation (NCA) of the Federation of Law Societies of Canada.

Commerce component
You will learn about core business concepts in your first year. From your second year onwards, you will focus on your chosen major.

Majors

Accounting
Economics
Finance
Financial Planning

Careers

A law degree from Griffith University is your passport to the world and is recognised as a qualifying degree for admission into the legal profession in many...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Commerce Griffith University based on 1 review
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Student Reviews

April 2018
Year completed 2022

Positives: The course is interesting

Negatives: Work load is busy, confusing at first

My advice to future students is: Get on top of things before you get too far in the trimester

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