Responsible faculty or institute:
Law (principal) Arts Campus(es) Offered:
(first year only) Cradle Coast:
(first year only) Course Duration: Minimum
5 yrs, Maximum
Course Contact (faculty or school):
Arts: (03) 6226 2249, Laws: (03) 6226 7510
This on-campus 5-year full-time course is offered by the Faculty of Arts and the Faculty of Law and is available at Hobart. The first year only is also offered at the Launceston and Cradle Coast campus. This course may be studied part-time.
Admission & Prerequisites
Students must pass the first year of their BA degree, including the unit LAW101
Introduction to Law, available at Hobart, Launceston and the Cradle Coast Campus, or its academic equivalent.
There is a quota on places in the Law combined degrees and the assessment of applications will take into consideration previous studies.
The three methods of entry are:
Direct Entry (for Year 12 leavers only) To be qualified for University entry with a TER score of 92 or above (limited places available in this entry category); or
Alternative Entry A first year in another faculty, which includes the unit LAW101 Introduction to Law (or the academic equivalent); or
Graduate Entry A bachelor degree.
The objectives of the combined degree courses are those of the component degrees. Reference should be made to the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws course entries.
Graduates of combined degrees could expect to find open to them all the career paths that are open to graduates of the component degree courses.
The components, and the assessment, of the Law Skills unit have been fully integrated into the compulsory units. Each compulsory unit description outlines the skills covered by that unit.
Moots-- Students are required to enrol, attend and participate in one moot. Satisfactory performance in the moot is a prerequisite to obtaining the degree.