The combined degrees program of Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice, Bachelor of Business Economics requires the completion of a minimum of 198 units of study.
Students enrolled in a combined degree program must complete the full program specified within the combined program for each degree before they can graduate with either award.
Students who commence, but subsequently do not wish to complete, the combined degrees program may be eligible to transfer to either the Bachelor of Business Economics or the Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice and to receive credit for some or all of the topics already completed.
For admission to the program, students must apply for admission to the Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice combined degrees through SATAC.
Program of study
To qualify for the combined degrees of Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice, Bachelor of Business Economics a student must complete the following program of study with a grade of P or NGP or better in each topic:
- a Law component of 135 units for the Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice (which consists of 94.5 units of core topics, 22.5 units of Legal Practice Training and 18 units of option topics) [see Bachelor of Laws and Legal Practice entry for further information];
- a Business Economics component of 63 units for the Bachelor of Business Economics as specified below.
Not all topics necessarily are available in a given year.
Bachelor of Business Economics
Core - Year 1, 2 & 3 topics
63 units comprising:
BUSN1001 Accounting Principles (4.5 units)
BUSN1009 Quantitative Methods (4.5 units)
BUSN1013 Economics for Business (4.5 units)
BUSN1015 Foundations of Finance (4.5 units
BUSN2031 Business Forecasting (4.5 units)
BUSN2034 Interpersonal Skills for Professionals (4.5 units)
BUSN2040 Macroeconomics (4.5 units)
BUSN2043 Managerial Economics (4.5 units)
BUSN3043 Governance, Sustainability and Ethics (4.5 units)
BUSN3056 International Trade (4.5 units)
Including 13.5 units selected from the following:
BUSN2019 International Business Context (4.5 units)
BUSN2022 The Australian Economy (4.5 units)
BUSN2024 Sustainable Resource Management (4.5 units)
BUSN3037 Import-Export Theory and Practice (4.5 units)
BUSN3044 Industry Placement (4.5 units)
Elective - Year 1, 2 or 3 topics
Select 4.5 units of elective topics from across the University provided pre-requisites are met.