School of Law & Justice

The School of Law and Justice provides legal education for future lawyers and paralegals in a supportive, scholarly environment. We offer undergraduate and postgraduate degrees.

All of our courses promote the rule of law, the highest standards of ethical conduct, professional responsibility and community engagement. All are fully articulated to enable students to transfer between courses depending on their grades. Our programmes are intellectually rigorous, relevant, and develop seven graduate attributes that form the basis of our threshold learning outcomes.

The teaching philosophy of the School of Law and Justice is based on the importance of developing scholarly communities.

The School has a very active research program which is proudly theoretical, critical, cultural and contextual in its nature and perspective. 

The School also has strong ties with the legal profession and the community and is committed to enhancing the cultural, social, economic and intellectual development of our region.

New in 2018!

Bachelor of Laws and Creative Writing

A male student contemplates a piece of writing This unique four-year combined degree in laws and creative writing provides graduates with clear professional pathways as both legal and writing practitioners. The course anchors creativity, imagination, expressiveness within a professional degree, with clear vocational outcomes in law, government and industry. Graduates will be highly competent and adept in two locally significant and globally relevant fields.

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Bachelor of Psychological Science, Bachelor of Laws

Image of a mannequin with writing on itThis unique five-year double degree provides graduates with a clear professional pathway to become a legal practitioner with a thorough understanding of human psychological factors.

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