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The Bachelor of Legal Studies is a broad and comprehensive course which will provide graduates with a wide legal knowledge and skills in legal reasoning. In particular, this course provides students with the opportunity to design their own program of study after completing the core units. Students may study units of interest from a particular category which will enhance career opportunities in an ever-changing legal services market. The course will also provide career opportunities for those with an interest in a career in policy development and the justice sector.
Students who want to become lawyers will be able to apply to transfer to the Bachelor of Laws (4 Years) on successful completion of at least 4 units of study with a minimum grade point average of 4.2 or, on successful completion of 8 units of study with a minimum grade point average of 3.9 during or at the completion of their studies.
Students who wish to exit this course early with the Diploma in Paralegal Studies may do so on completion of 48 credit points (6 Core units and 2 Listed units).
Students who wish to exit this course early with the Advanced Diploma in Paralegal Studies may do so on completion of 72 credit points (8 core units and any 4 listed units).