Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws

Program of Study - Overview Course cps
Bachelor of Arts component:
Core Units
Complete 12 credit points from the following units:
12 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
HASS100 Foundations of Academic Research 6  
HASS101 Controversies: Foundations of Critical Social Analysis 6  
WRIT101 The Craft of Academic Writing 6  
Candidates who complete WRIT101 as a Core Unit cannot undertake it as a Prescribed Unit in this Course.  
Bachelor of Arts component:
ONE Minor totalling 24 credit points and ONE Major totalling 48 or 60 credit points
OR
ONE Extended Major

72 or 84 cps
OR
72 cps
Ancient History 24 or 48 or 72  
Ancient Near East 24 or 48  
Archaeology 24 or 48 or 72  
Australian History 24 or 48 or 72  
Chinese 24 or 48 or 72  
Classical Languages 24 or 48 or 72  
Criminology 24 or 48 or 72  
English 24 or 48 or 72  
French 24 or 48 or 72  
German 24 or 48 or 72  
History 24 or 48 or 72  
Human Geography 24 or 48 or 72  
Indigenous Studies 24 or 48  
Indonesian 24 or 48 or 72  
International History 24 or 48 or 72  
Islamic Studies 24 or 48  
Italian 24 or 48 or 72  
Japanese 24 or 48 or 72  
Linguistics 24 or 48 or 72  
Music 24 or 48 or 72  
Peace Studies 24 or 48  
Philosophy 24 or 48 or 72  
Physical Geography 24 or 48 or 72  
Political and International Studies 24 or 48 or 72  
Psychology 24 or 60 or 72  
Screen and Media Studies 24 or 48 or 72  
Sociology 24 or 48 or 72  
Spanish 24 or 48 or 72  
Studies in Religion 24 or 48 or 72  
Theatre and Performance 24 or 48 or 72  
Writing 24 or 48 or 72  
Bachelor of Arts component:
Elective Units
Complete 0 or 12 credit points depending on what Minor and Major or Extended Major a candidate includes as part of their course:
0 or 12 cps
Elective Units can be selected from any unit offered by the University subject to candidates meeting overall course requirements and prerequisite and timetabling requirements for individual units.
Bachelor of Laws component:
Core Units
Complete the following units:
96 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
LAW100 Foundations of Law 6  
LAW101 Law in Context 6  
LAW102 Legal Professional Skills 6  
LAW131 Torts Law 6  
LAW162 Criminal Law 6  
LAW172 Contract Law 6  
LAW283 Property Law 6  
LAW310 Civil Dispute Resolution 6  
LAW313 Evidence and Proof 6  
LAW320 Professional Conduct 6  
LAW340 Equity and Trusts 6  
LAW351 Corporations Law 6  
LAW399 Constitutional Law 6  
LAW400 Administrative Law 6  
LAW480 Remedies and Advanced Legal Skills 6  
LAW499 Technology and the Law 6  

Listed Units
* Coursework candidates complete 48 credit points from the following units:
* Honours candidates complete 30 credit points from the following units:

30-48 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
LAW157 Alternative Dispute Resolution 6  
LAW164 Law and First Peoples of Australia 6  
LAW201 Sports Law 6  
LAW206 Corporate Social Responsibility and the Law 6  
LAW207 Water Law and Governance 6  
LAW260 Conflict of Laws (World Legal Systems) 6  
LAW270 Interviewing for Advocacy 6  
LAW301 Succession 6  
LAW305 Taxation of Capital Gains 6  
LAW307 Comparative Corporate Governance Law 6  
LAW308 Employment Law 6  
LAW314 Advanced Criminal Law 6  
LAW315 Criminal Sentencing and Punishment 6  
LAW318 Law of the Sea 6  
LAW321 Conveyancing 6  
LAW323 Intellectual Property Law 6  
LAW324 International Investment Law 6  
LAW325 International Trade Law 6  
LAW326 Human Rights 6  
LAW336 Local Government Law 6  
LAW337 Innovation Law 6  
LAW338 Biotechnology Law 6  
LAW339 Law and Neuroscience 6  
LAW341 Environmental Law 6  
LAW342 Medico-Legal Issues 6  
LAW343 Contemporary Issues in Health Law 6  
LAW344 Banking and Finance Law 6  
LAW345 Animal Law 6  
LAW346 Law and Crisis: The Use of Emergency Powers 6  
LAW349 International Environmental Law 6  
LAW352 Taxation Law 6  
LAW358 Natural Resources Law 6  
LAW359 Advanced Torts 6  
LAW361 International Law 6  
LAW370 Family Law 6  
LAW375 Australian Competition and Consumer Law 6  
LAW377 Information Technology Law 6  
LAW379 Commercial Law 6  
LAW389 Legal Practice in Rural and Regional Communities 6  
LAW391 International Criminal Law 6  
LAW396 Special Studies in Law (A) 6  
LAW397 Special Studies in Law (B) 6  
LAW447 NDIS and Disability Legal Issues 6  
LAW455 Jurisprudence 6  
LAW493 Advanced Taxation Law 6  
OSSE300 Overseas Study Experience 6  
WORK300 Work Integrated Learning - Professional Skills Development 6  
Candidates who have completed 96 credit points of the course with a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5 or better may select one LLM unit in which to enrol, not being LLM520, LLM522 or LLM533.  
Honours Units
* Coursework candidates complete 0 credit points.
* Honours candidates complete 18 credit points from the following units:
0-18 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
LAW490 Honours in Law 12  
LLM500 Research Methodology and Theory 6  
Total 240 cps

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