60 months
28216 AUD/year
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By studying in the Bachelor of Criminology - Laws at University of New England, you will gain a broad portfolio of knowledge and skills to future proof your career in a wide variety of professions. 


In this comprehensive program of study in Bachelor of Criminology - Laws at University of New England, you will develop contemporary skills in how to write for, research, argue and apply the law, combined with an advanced understanding and capabilities in contemporary criminology topics and issues. 

Why study the Bachelor of Criminology/Bachelor of Laws with UNE?

Learn from UNE’s highly experienced School of Law, Australia’s largest law school outside a capital city, and benefit from the expertise of UNE’s Centre for Rural Criminology, a world-first hub of collaborative international research.

World-class teaching staff, a thriving research culture and unique perspective on regional, rural and remote legal and criminology issues will provide you with access to an engaging program of study and specialist skills that employers are looking for.

Career outcomes 

A combination of law and criminology expertise allows you to pursue a variety of career pathways or add significant value to your current role. By giving you a breadth of real-world skills, this degree gives you the opportunity to focus on what matters most – safeguarding your career and choosing the direction you want to take. Career options include working in:

  • legal aid agencies, advocacy organisations and commercial law firms
  • government departments
  • policy advice and development
  • crime prevention
  • juvenile justice and child welfare
  • drug and law support services
  • environmental and industry regulation.

Please note, to be admitted to practice as a solicitor, barrister or legal practitioner in Australia, you will need to undertake a course of professional legal training (PLT).


The Bachelor of Laws' (LLB) is accredited with the Legal Profession Admission Board of NSW.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding Crime 
  • The Criminal Justice System 
  • Deviance 
  • Crime in Rural Communities  
  • Criminal Law
  • Contract Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months
  • Part-time
    • 144 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


240 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code 065085G

  • Assumed knowledge is any two units of English.
  • Students in another award may apply for admission into this course on successful completion of at least 4 units with a minimum GPA of 4.2.
  • A candidate shall be qualified for admission (see Admission, Credit and Enrolment Guidelines).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28216 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28216 AUD per year during 60 months.
  • National Commonwealth Supported Place $14,590

Living costs for Armidale

1500 - 2100 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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