Bachelor Of Business (Legal Studies)

Bachelor Of Business (Legal Studies)

Bachelor degree
36 months
Application deadlines: November 15, April 15
Full-time
Intakes: February, July
International tuition: A$31,000
Domestic tuition: A$10,958

Program overview

The University of South Australia Business School is in the top one per cent worldwide and has been awarded an overall five stars for excellence in the QS Stars Ratings 2018. During this course students will learn the foundations of law and the Australian legal system, gain a strong understanding of law in business operations, extend their knowledge through a broad range of elective courses. Students will also have an opportunity to take a direct pathway into the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) or Laws (Honours) Double Degree.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

Applicants are required to meet one of the following criteria with a competitive result, and demonstrate that they fulfil any prerequisite requirements and essential requirements for admission: 1. Recent secondary education. Meet any prerequisite requirements with a minimum grade of C- or equivalent and qualify for the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE), and achieved a competitive Selection Rank (ATAR), or complete secondary qualifications equivalent to SACE, or complete the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum score of 24 points. Applicants who have not achieved the Selection Rank required for automatic selection may be selected for any remaining places based on the grades of their year 12 subjects. 2. Higher education study: complete or partly complete a recognised higher education program at a recognised higher education institution, or complete at least four Open Universities Australia (OUA) courses at undergraduate level or above. 3. Vocational Education and Training (VET): complete an award from a registered training organisation at Certificate IV or above. 4. Work and life experience: qualify for Special Entry, or complete a UniSA Foundation Studies program or equivalent, or hold completed secondary qualifications equivalent to SACE obtained more than 2 years in the past. In addition, international students who speak English as a foreign language must have obtained one of the following standards within the last two years prior to admission. Possession of one or more of these qualifications, in addition to the academic entry requirements, does not, in itself, guarantee a place at the University of South Australia. Applications are considered on an individual basis and selection is competitive. Where previous study/work experience was conducted in English, the application must be accompanied by certified documentation from the educational institution/employer certifying that the language of instruction/employment was English. English language test: IELTS total 6.0. Notice: each country has extra specific requirements. Students can progress onto year 2 of this program, if they complete One-year Diploma of Business at the Eynesbury college - https://www.eynesbury.navitas.com/programs/one-year-diploma-of-business or Two-stage Diploma of Business at Eynsbury college - https://www.eynesbury.navitas.com/programs/two-stage-diploma-of-business-studies.

Career opportunities

Careers to consider: Court or legal clerk: performing clerical work for courts and legal practices such as organising jury and witness lists, maintaining order in courts, executing court orders, processing court documents, documenting court proceedings. Legal secretary: providing administrative and operational support to legal professionals such as law firms, government departments, law courts and judges. Paralegal: support the delivery of legal services such as case planning, legal research, drafting correspondence, fact checking, preparing for and assisting at trial, locating and interviewing witnesses. Legal adviser: preparing legal documentation; conducting legal research projects; consulting with clients and stakeholders. Government affairs/policy adviser: analysing policies and their effects to provide advice and guidance to governments and organisations; offering strategic policy and planning advice on programs and operations; reviewing, developing, and implementing policies and strategies.

Campus location

Adelaide , Australia

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