A Bachelor of Laws from UOW equips you with a comprehensive legal education: a world class degree that provides a thorough grounding in the law, as well as a real-world focus on the essential practical skills and the social and ethical context in which the law operates.
We believe that practical experience is a vital part of your legal training. We are the only law school in New South Wales that requires you to complete a legal internship, providing highly valued industry experience.
We are committed to social justice and providing a legal education which engages with the complexities of law's intersection with society.
This degree delivers a practical and contextual legal education that prepares graduates not only for traditional careers in the legal profession but also for a wide range of careers in government, business and community organisations – as leaders, innovators and problem solvers.
What you will study
The Bachelor of Laws is a full time degree that covers the prescribed areas of knowledge for future admission to the profession as well as including a choice of electives. Additionally, an integrated skills program equips graduates with experience in areas such as legal research, interviewing, legal drafting, advocacy and negotiation. Opportunities also exist to undertake subjects by way of an international exchange.
Barrister, Commercial Lawyer, Criminal Defence Lawyer, Diplomat, Environmental Lawyer, Government Lawyer, In-House Legal Adviser, Intellectual Property Lawyer,...
Barrister, Commercial Lawyer, Criminal Defence Lawyer, Diplomat, Environmental Lawyer, Government Lawyer, In-House Legal Adviser, Intellectual Property Lawyer, Legal Consultant, Magistrate, Media Lawyer, Policy Adviser, Politician, Prosecutor, Research Officer, Solicitor in Private Practice or a Community Legal Centre