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    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

Throughout this Bachelor of Laws from University of Tasmania, you will develop the values and critical thinking skills necessary to marshal facts, assess and evaluate information for a variety of professional roles.

A degree in law is the first step towards entering the legal profession. After graduating from the University, if you wish to practice in Tasmania you are required to undertake a Legal Practice course over six months.

Pursue further study and enrich your career with law.

Career

A law degree is a prerequisite to admission as a legal practitioner. Today, however, employers from a widening range of disciplines value the skills that law graduates possess. 

A range of career choices lie open to law graduates as a solicitor, barrister, industry legal officer or ministerial adviser, as well as in legal aid, community legal centres, the Attorney-General's department, law reform commissions, consumer affairs, environment, foreign affairs, police, legal drafting, politics, banking, finance, journalism, publishing and teaching.

Accreditation

The Law degree meets the requirements of the accrediting body, the Tasmanian Board of Legal Education. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    We recommend that students living overseas should apply at least 3 months prior to semester start date and on-shore students apply no less than one month prior to semester start date.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Law
  • Legal Systems
  • Legal Reasoning
  • Foundations of Private Law
  • Foundations of Public Law
  • International Law

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    88

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • Assessment of applications for the Bachelor of Laws is based on academic merit, applicants will need an Australian bachelor degree or equivalent.
CRICOS: 003151E

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34560 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 103672 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
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Domestic students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place will be charged a fee based on the number of units they enrol in.

Living costs for Hobart

  • 1204 - 2010 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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