Western Sydney University
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Stand out from other graduates with the interdisciplinary weight of a double degree behind you with the Bachelor of Science & Bachelor of Laws from Western Sydney University.
Through this course, you'll be able to span both the legal and scientific worlds. The Law component of this double degree will teach you how to analyse legal material, understand fundamental legal principles, understand the relationship between law and society, and gain general analytical skills for critical thinking and problem-solving. Gain real-world experience and have the opportunity to undertake projects for organisations that have limited resources. By studying at their Parramatta or Campbelltown campus, you'll have access to WSU's extensive law library, computer-based law research lab and state-of-the-art moot courts.
The Bachelor of Science allows you to design your own program which includes a Science major such as Zoology, Animal Science, Forensic Biology, Data Science, Chemistry or more.
The dedicated team at WSU will ensure that you emerge as a competitive graduate with the technical skills and current knowledge necessary to succeed.
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following requirements:
Please note, students enrolling in these units may need to have a National Police Certificate and consent or prohibited employment declarations as they may be conducting their placement in circumstances where they work with minors
In this double degree, the subjects you may study include:
LLB alternate units include:
Bachelor of Science Testamur Majors:
When you join Western Sydney University you’re also joining an engaged online community of fellow students and academics, who are committed to helping you succeed during your studies.
Whether you're studying on-campus or online, students will have access to student advisors, specially trained online learning advisors, access to online assignment assistance to ensure your work is always on the right track, student welfare services including professional counselling, plus stay in touch with other students via WSU’s specially-built digital portal.
Upon successful completion, you'll receive a Bachelor of Science & Bachelor of Laws from Western Sydney University
Graduates from the Bachelor of Laws are eligible to apply to the Legal Profession Admission Board for admission to legal practice in NSW after undertaking prescribed practical legal training.
The Bachelor of Science (Chemistry) is accredited by the Royal Australian Chemical Institute (RACI) for normal entry of a graduate to the Chartered Chemist qualification.
With your new combined degree, you can look forward to promising career opportunities in a range of fields.
Wondering where a career in law could take you? Potential job outcomes may include: Potential law career outcomes include: Legal Assistant, Legal Secretary, Security Consultant, Strategic Crime Assessor, Legal Support Officer, Legal Receptionist, Court Clerk, Legal Clerk, Paralegal.
Fees for this course vary depending on the units selected.
Eligible students can apply for the Australian government's HECS-HELP loan to cover all or part of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $45,881 (2019-20 income year).
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