Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)

A law degree with a conscience

Work with our Parramatta Community Justice Clinic, providing a much-needed community service. Get on-the-ground experience of legal drafting, court advocacy, client advising, oral communication, negotiation and mediation. Access the fourth largest e-law library in NSW. Develop your skills in our moot courts. Connect with a network of pre-eminent, respected professionals.

Find out how good it feels to use your knowledge to benefit society.

Professional recognition

Our graduates from this program are eligible to apply to the Legal Profession Admission Board for admission to legal practice in NSW after undertaking prescribed practical legal training.

Alumni

Among our alumni are leading barristers, partners, tipstaffs, Associate Justices of the NSW Supreme Court and the High Court of Australia, solicitors from many of Australia’s best law firms, leading business, government and community-sector lawyers, and human rights advocates like Deng Adut. Take your place beside them.

Take your place along side Deng Adut in the Western Alumni.

Course structure

Our course structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the units (subjects) you will be studying.

Fees and delivery

Fees: Varies depending on units selected. View available units in our handbook. We have developed a student contribution fee calculator to help you work out what your contribution amount is per unit.

Student contribution calculator [XLS, 133 KB]

Delivery: On campus

Fees: AUD $27,120*

Delivery: On campus

 

 

Start your unlimited journey today.

"I enjoyed the University’s focus on advocating for social justice, encouraging students to take on broader community issues and continuing to help people in greater need."

— Deng Thiak Adut. Bachelor of Laws

Not already a graduate?

Consider a non-graduate degree.

If you have one year of full-time uni study behind you, or you’ve completed a diploma at TAFE, the Bachelor of Laws (Non-Graduate Entry) is for you. Be prepared to take the legal world by storm.

Real-world experience

Fight for community justice through the Pro Bono Students Australia program. Experience providing real legal advice to real people at Western’s Parramatta Community Justice Clinic.

University Law Library

Access to the fourth largest e-law library in NSW, with over 50,000 titles and links to international resources.

Moot Courts

Learn how to successfully present a case in a moot court setting at our Campbelltown and Parramatta campuses. Get practical experience. Be prepared to step into any legal environment you choose.

Apply now and start your unlimited journey.

The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.