Footscray Park campus
Melbourne Victoria 3011
CRICOS course code: 040190B
Level of study: Undergraduate
Launch an exciting career in law and make a name for yourself in corporate, community or government legal sectors.
If you’d like a dynamic and fulfilling job in law, learn from the best at VU.
Our lecturers and adjunct professors include some of Australia’s most reputable legal professionals, sharing their many years of experience and knowledge. They include:
Through this law degree you’ll get a broad perspective on legal practice and gain specialist academic and professional skills including:
Thanks to our partnerships with the courts and community legal services, you’ll also gain practical, real-world experience of the justice system – helping you along the path to a rewarding career in law.
We also offer Honours in Law for our high academic achievers.
Careers in law
When you graduate from a Bachelor of Laws at Victoria University, you’ll be in high demand because we’ll make sure you’re job-ready.
You could work as a lawyer or in legal practice in areas including criminal law, family law, commercial law and business. Many of our graduates choose to work in community legal centres providing legal access to disadvantaged groups, and in not-for-profit organisations.
Roles in the legal field include:
Industries in Melbourne with the greatest demand for law graduates are banking and finance, corporate/commercial, litigation, private equity, projects, property, tax and workplace relations (Graduate Careers Australia).
To attain the Bachelor of Laws students will be required to complete 384 credit points consisting of:
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|Tuition Fees (AUD $)||Start date||Duration||Campus|
29,600 Per Year
Read more14,800 per semester
21 Feb 2022
01 Aug 2022
|4 years Full time||
City Queen Campus
256, 283, 295 and 300 Queen Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Completion of an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate (VCE or equivalent) including Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English (or equivalent). OR: Completion of an Australian Advanced Diploma or Diploma (or equivalent). OR: Completion of a Foundation course or equivalent.
English language requirements
IELTS (Academic module): Overall score of 6.0 (no band less than 6.0)
TOEFL Internet: Overall score of 67 (Listening 12, Speaking 18, Reading 15, Writing 21)
Pearson Test of English (PTE): Overall score of 50 (no section score less than 50)
University of Cambridge - Advanced (CAE): Overall score of 169. No individual band less than 169.
VU English - English for Academic Purposes (EAP) (Level 4): achieved.