Bachelor of Development Studies/Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

Bachelor of Development Studies/Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

Bachelor degree
60 months
Processing time: 20 days
Intakes: February
International tuition: A$29,595
Domestic tuition: A$10,958

Program overview

The Bachelor of Development Studies comprises 4 interdisciplinary majors, Cultures and Citizenship, Environmental Sustainability, Globalisation and Economic Development and Urban and Regional Development. These majors are comprised mostly of courses from the disciplines of Aboriginal Studies, Economics, Environmental Studies, Geography, Politics and Sociology and Anthropology (as is reflected in the core and program directed in Development Studies). Students in the combined program would be able to add to this a study of Law, commencing in Year 1, and becoming the focus of study in years 4 and 5.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



Australian Year 12 or equivalent (requirements are country-specific) IELTS 6.0 overall (min. 6.0 in each subtest) TOEFL iBT 64 overall (min. 23 in writing, 22 in reading, listening and speaking) TOEFL PBT 500 overall (min. 5.0 in TWE)

Career opportunities

Students are offered a variety of legal environments from small private firms to large government organisations. Some examples of placement locations include: Australian Taxation Office Legal Aid Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions SWS Lawyers Sessions Legal Sparke Helmore Lawyers

Campus location

Newcastle , Australia

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