What will I learn?
The Notre Dame School of Law has received enormous support from the legal profession. Judges, senior barristers and leading solicitors have combined to draw up a Law curriculum that is intensely challenging and highly practical. The School of Law continues to call on prominent members of the profession to assist in teaching, adding further to the highly practical nature of legal education at Notre Dame.
The Science component of this degree provides students with an outstanding broad-based foundation in Science and then the opportunity to customise their degree pathway to accommodate a range of interests and career aspirations.
An internship offers an important capstone to the Science component of this degree, which assists students to build valuable contacts and employment opportunities.
The Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Science has been structured in a manner that allows it to be completed over five years with a strong emphasis on ethics, practical legal learning and the concepts of duty, social function and service to others, as dictated by the Objects of the University.
The Legal Practice Board of Western Australia accredits Law programs taught at Notre Dame.
The Bachelor of Laws at Notre Dame is a fully accredited Australian law degree, permitting graduates to seek admission to the legal profession after the completion of an articled clerkship or an accredited practical legal training program. The Bachelor of Laws degree does not limit graduates to a career in law. Many employers see the qualification as a very good broad degree and excellent training for a wide variety of careers.
Which department am I in? School of Law
Applicants must have completed a minimum of a Certificate IV qualification from a Registered Training Organization (RTO); Successful completed units from other tertiary institutions; Physiotherapy and Law courses require at least one year of an undergraduate degree course with 65% or above average pass marks or minimum ATAR of 90 or equivalent. English Language Requirements accepted: IELTS (Academic) Overall result (Lowest Sub Score): 6.5 (6.0); TOEFL (IB): 90; CAE/CPE: 176; PTE (Academic): 61.
Mature age minimum academic entry requirements:
• Six to twelve months equivalent full-time study load of strong performance (65% or more) in an undergraduate degree, taken at Notre Dame or at an alternative university.
• Mature-age completion of four Year 12 WACE exams with a resulting ATAR of 90
School leaver minimum academic entry requirements:
• Indicative minimum ATAR of 90
• Other approved scores as indicated by the University
School leaver prospective students are encouraged to study English Literature, History, Politics and Law and LOTE in Year 12.
English language requirement:
IELTS (Academic) Overall result (Lowest Sub Score): 8.0 (7.5); TOEFL (IB):111; Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE)/Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): 200; PTE (Academic): 79.
Offered by this university
University of Canberra offers below pathways courses for this subject Diploma of Communication (Extended) (952AA.4)
Diploma of Communication (951AA.4)
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT)
Australian Pacific College
Bachelor of Laws: AUD $27,185/year; Bachelor of Science: AUD $37,072/year
26 February 2018, 30 July 2018, 18 February 2019, 29 July 2019
The University of Notre Dame Australia Fremantle Campus, 32 Mouat Street, FREMANTLE, Western Australia, 6959, PERTH, Australia