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Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Arts La Trobe University

5.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Ranked #14 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Degree
Melbourne
5.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This five-year double degree prepares you to take advantage of today's rapidly evolving work environment, giving you a legal education with a global social justice perspective. You'll learn to challenge the way you think about yourself, your community and our world.

You'll have the opportunity to build expertise in areas like politics, languages, sociology, and media studies. By combining studies in law and arts, you can build a career in areas like entertainment law, publishing, public relations, international business, diplomacy, management or government.

To build your practical skills, we also offer hands-on experience through internships, work experience programs, and our study abroad program. A number of students participate in United Nations events and conferences, where they join discussions on global issues such as climate change.
Careers

This course satisfies the academic requirements for admission to practise law in Victoria. It will prepare you for a career in private legal practice, government,...

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Professional recognition

All La Trobe University Bachelor of Laws and Juris Doctor law courses include the subjects required by the Victorian Legal Admissions Board to qual...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Arts La Trobe University based on 1 review
Rating
5.0
Job prospects
5.0
Teachers
3.0
Course work
5.0
Time worthy
4.0
Money Worthy
4.0



Student Reviews

July 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: It’s pretty straightforward and you know what’s expected of you. You also pretty much have a grasp of what you might do in the future due to the diverse units that must be completed throughout the course.

Negatives: It’s quite difficult. Perhaps, especially so for students whose first language is not English. So...

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