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2014 Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Laws(63H)  Download to Zip

Responsible faculty or institute:
Business
Law (principal)
Campus(es) Offered:
Hobart:
Launceston: (first year only)
Cradle Coast: (first year only)
Course Duration: Minimum 5 yrs, Maximum 11 yrs.
Course Contact (faculty or school): Business: (03) 6226 2269, Laws: (03) 6226 7510

Introduction

This course is in teach-out and will not be accepting new entrantsafter 2012. Please see new course 63O Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Laws to be introduced in 2013.

This on-campus 5-year full-time course is offered by the Faculty of Business and the Faculty of Law and is available at Hobart. The first year only is also offered at the Launceston and Cradle Coast campus. This course may be studied part-time.

Admission & Prerequisites

Students must pass the first year of their BBus degree, including the units LAW121 Introduction to Law and LAW122 Legal systems, available at Hobart, Launceston and the Cradle Coast Campus or the academic equivalent.

There is a quota on places in the Bachelor of Business-Bachelor of Law degree and the assessment of applications will be based on academic merit, taking into consideration previous university studies.

The three methods of entry are:

Direct Entry (for Year 12 leavers only)
To be qualified for University entry with a TER score of 90 or above (limited places available in this entry category); or

Alternative Entry
A first year in another faculty, which includes the units LAW121 Introduction to Law and LAW122 Legal systems (or the academic equivalent); or

Graduate Entry
An Australian bachelor degree or equivalent.

Course Objectives

The objectives of the combined degree courses are those of the component degrees. Reference should be made to the Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Laws course entries.

Career Outcomes

Graduates of combined degrees could expect to find open to them all the career paths that are open to graduates of the component degree courses.


Miscellaneous Information

Skills

The components, and the assessment, of the Law Skills unit have been fully integrated into the compulsory units. Each compulsory unit description outlines the skills covered by that unit.

Moots-Students are required to enrol, attend and participate in one moot. Satisfactory performance in the moot is a prerequisite to obtaining the degree.

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