James Cook University

Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws

James Cook University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 013247C

Level of study: Bachelor's Degrees

Summary

What to expect

This five year joint degree qualifies you for admission to practise law in Queensland, and provides you with the analytic and communication skills of the Bachelor of Arts.

You will learn from expert lecturers and benefit from small class sizes. A JCU Arts-Law degree provides you with in-depth understanding of the concepts, principles, and values of the law, enhanced by the critical analysis, problem solving and research capabilities of the arts and humanities.

If you wish to practice law, you should obtain further information from the Barristers’ and Solicitors’ Admission Boards.

Career Opportunities

A JCU Arts-Law degree gives you the versatility and diversity of skills to choose from many different careers.

Career pathways - depending on what majors you choose - may include law, land rights and Indigenous affairs, arts and culture, media, film, and television, politics, economics, public policy, or human rights

You could perform roles such as barrister, solicitor, public prosecutor, community lawyer, legal officer, or in-house counsel for large companies.

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Majors

  • Anthropology
  • Politics and International Relations
  • History
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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 32,960 Per Year
Start date: 20 February 2023
24 July 2023
Duration: 5 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

James Cook University

Douglas campus
1 James Cook Drive Townsville Queensland 4814
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 32,960 Per Year
Start date: 20 February 2023
24 July 2023
Duration: 5 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

Cairns City campus

36 Shields Street
Cairns Queensland 4870
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 32,960 Per Year
Start date: 20 February 2023
24 July 2023
Duration: 5 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

Townsville City Campus

City Arcade, 383 Flinders Street
Townsville Queensland 4810
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 32,960 Per Year
Start date: 20 February 2023
24 July 2023
Duration: 5 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

Smithfield Campus

14-88 McGregor Road
Cairns Queensland 4878
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 32,960 Per Year
Start date: 20 February 2023
24 July 2023
Duration: 5 years Read more5 years full-time
Study mode: Online study
Address

James Cook University

Douglas campus
1 James Cook Drive Townsville Queensland 4814
Australia

Entry criteria

Students are required to complete academic qualification of Australia grade 12 or equivalent. Entry requirements may vary from country to country.

Course pre-requisites: English (Units 3/4,C)

IELTS - 6.5 (no component lower than 6.0); TOEFL (internet based) - 86 (no component less than 21); Pearson (PTE Academic) - 58 (no component less than 54); C1 Advanced / C2 Proficiency: 176 (no component less than 169).

Address

James Cook University
Douglas campus
1 James Cook Drive Townsville Queensland 4814
Australia