Bachelor of Legal Studies

Program of Study Course cps
Core Units
Complete the following units:
48 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
LAW100 Introduction to Legal Systems and Methods 6  
LAW101 Law in Context 6  
LAW157 Alternate Dispute Resolution 6  
LAW164 Law and First Peoples of Australia 6  
LING244 Language and the Law 6  
MM105 Communication for Business 6  
PHIL102 The Art of Good Thinking 6  
WRIT101 The Craft of Academic Writing 6  
Listed Units
Candidates must complete 48 credit points from one of the following groups:
48 cps
Group 1: Conveyancing focus  
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
LAW171 Law of Contract I 6  
LAW281 Property Law I 6  
LAW301 Succession 6  
LAW336 Local Government Law 6  
LSSU251 Introduction to Business Law 6  
LSSU391 Principles of Corporation Law 6  
LSSU392 Principles of Taxation Law 6  
LSSU363 Ethics, Regulation and Trust Accounting 6  
WORK300 Work Integrated Learning - Professional Skills Development 6  
Group 2: Business Studies  
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
BUS202 International Business 6  
ECON101 Introductory Microeconomics 6  
LAW171 Law of Contract I 6  
LAW375 Australian Competition and Consumer Law 6  
LSSU251 Introduction to Business Law 6  
LSSU391 Principles of Corporation Law 6  
LSSU392 Principles of Taxation Law 6  
MM322 Business Ethics 6  
WORK300 Work Integrated Learning - Professional Skills Development 6  
Group 3: Civil and Criminal Advocacy/Litigation  
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
CRIM101 The Australian Criminal Justice System 6  
CRIM314 Policing and Social Control 6  
CRIM344 Criminological Perspectives 6  
FSC102 Fundamentals in Forensic Science 6  
HSSW304 Juvenile Justice and Child Protection 6  
LAW161 Criminal Law 6  
LAW231 Law of Torts I 6  
LAW270 Interviewing for Advocacy 6  
LSSU360 Advocacy and Court Practice 6  
PAIS352 International Human Rights 6  
PEAC388 Refugees, Rights and Responsibilities Across the Contemporary World 6  
WORK300 Work Integrated Learning - Professional Skills Development 6  
Group 4: Environmental/Rural Practice  
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
BCSS101 It's Your World: How Do We Fix It? 6  
ECOL100 Ecology: Concepts and Applications 6  
GEPL111 Earth in Crisis? 6  
LAW207 Water Law and Governance 6  
LAW341 Environmental Law 6  
LAW345 Animal Law 6  
LAW358 Natural Resources Law 6  
LAW389 Legal Practice in Rural and Regional Communities 6  
WORK300 Work Integrated Learning - Professional Skills Development 6  
Elective Units
Complete 48 credit points:
48 cps
Elective Units can be selected from any unit offered in any Group in this course or any unit offered by the University subject to candidates meeting overall course requirements and prerequisite and timetabling requirements for individual units.  
Total 144 cps

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