Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Laws (Honours) QUT

3.78 out of 5 from 9 reviews
Ranked #11 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Honours Degree
Brisbane
5.5 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This course is one of the most popular double degrees because of the variety of options it offers to graduates. A business and law double degree offers a powerful combination of business and law skills that provides a broad base of commercial knowledge and will enhance your career in the law or business environments. Your business knowledge and skills will provide a valuable commercial perspective ideal for specialist areas such as corporate law, company takeovers, corporate governance, taxation law and intellectual property law.

Majors

Business majors include accountancy, advertising, economics, finance, management, marketing, human resource management, international business and public...

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Careers


Accountant
Advertising Professional
Banker
Banking and Finance Professional
Business Analyst
Crown Law Officer
Economist
Financial...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Laws (Honours) QUT based on 9 reviews
Rating
3.78
Job prospects
3.22
Teachers
4.0
Course work
4.33
Time worthy
3.56
Money Worthy
3.56



Student Reviews

May 2018
Year completed 2023

Positives: Doing a double degree definitely takes the workload off my heavier Laws course, it provides me with a bit of variety rather than having to study just law on its own. My Business course is very engaging, the lecturers are good at what they do. I enjoy learning Law and how it can be applied to everyday life - it defi...

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April 2018
Year completed 2022

Positives: The tutors are really good and take the time to make sure you are understanding content and keeping up with expectations. Also the way assessment has been structured really helps to ease the transition between high school and uni.

Negatives: It is pretty full on with a lot of reading. Working a job to support my...

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April 2018
Year completed 2016

Positives: It’s easy to follow, the classes are relatively small, the tutors are willing to help, the location of the campus is ideal, the business course has a triple accreditation, the law school is very well prepared, open book exams for law

Negatives: Not enough clubs based around law and business so you lose a lot of ...

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April 2018
Year completed 2022

Positives: It is fairly interesting and the teaching is very practical for the most part.

Negatives: The business portion can be fairly bland at times.

My advice to future students is: Do not fall behind on tutorial work and watch the lectures every week :)

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April 2018
Year completed 2022

Positives: The beginning can be a bit tedious but once you get into the swing of it even the assignments are pretty interesting. The additional stuff to help you understand all the law stuff is helpful too.

Negatives: Reading. A lot of reading.

My advice to future students is: Don’t do a course because it seems like a r...

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April 2018
Year completed 2022

Positives: Very practical and realistic

Negatives: Not enough study of the theoretical aspects

My advice to future students is: Give a consistent effort

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March 2018
Year completed 2021

The course in comparison to other law course is practical. You learn the technical skills and being a lawyer. There are also plenty of opportunities to work with people in the profession.

A negative is that law is taught very systematically. There is not much leeway for thinking with different philosophic lenses.

My ad...

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February 2018
Year completed 2017

Positive - the course is internationally recognised. The subjects are reasonably interesting, but sometimes lack more detail or relevancy.

Negative - the job opportunities aren't really clear. Some more practical experience / projects would be beneficial.

My advice to future students is: This is a course requiring commi...

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February 2018
Year completed 2018

"Positive - I have enjoyed the business portion of my double degree
management is such a flexible and interesting major.
Learning how to read legislation and write formal correspondence and advices has its advantages.

Negatives - my law degree is effectively useless given the exceptional over supply of law graduates n...

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