Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Biomedical Science




Courses Overview

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 Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Biomedical Science double degree 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 combination of these degrees allows students to develop their skills and knowledge in Biomedical Science while focusing on it within a context of Law.
Outline of Studies
The School of Law offers a high quality, ethical and practical legal education. Notre Dame is Law degrees aim to provide students with a thorough knowledge of the law coupled with the practical skills necessary for successful practice, such as problem solving and research skills. Notre Dame's law graduates are highly regarded for their ethical and practical training. The Bachelor of Laws degree can be combined with a variety of other Notre Dame degrees, including degrees from the Schools of Arts and Sciences, Business or Health Sciences. The completion of a double degree deepens a student is education with a view to broadening employment options.
The Legal Practice Board of Western Australia accredits Law programs taught at Notre Dame.
Career Opportunities:
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

Entry Requirement From Vietnam

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.

Entry Requirement For International Student

School leaver minimum academic entry requirements:
• Indicative minimum ATAR of 90
• Other approved scores as indicated by the University
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
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.

Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by this university
University of Hartford - Undergraduate Admissions offers below pathways courses for this subject Pre-Medicine Advising Program

Full Time (5 years)

Bachelor of Laws: AUD $27,185/year; Bachelor of Biomedical 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