Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Psychological Science

Curtin University of Technology

Students graduate not only job ready but industry ready. This accredited degree is ideal for students looking to pursue a career in law but who also have an interest in human behaviour.

For students seeking a career in law, the course equips them with skills for the courtroom and beyond, providing greater scope and options for a rewarding career in the legal, corporate, commercial and social justice fields.

Students can add value to their law degree by selecting elective units in specialised areas of law. Students may also participate in the Law Society Peer Mentoring Program, The Innocence Project, The Law Access Program and international mooting competitions to give them real world experience and the competitive edge in the job market.

The Bachelor of Psychological Science focuses on issues of social change, group processes, group management, and cross-cultural psychology.Course Learning Outcomes
LAW – Communicate legal knowledge and ideas clearly, coherently and with independence.
LAW – Communicate legal knowledge and ideas clearly, coherently and with independence.
LAW – Demonstrate a global outlook with respect for cultural diversity, including Indigenous cultural sensitivity.
LAW – Demonstrate initiative and autonomy to implement social, sustainable, and ethical values through appropriate professional practice.
LAW – Think creatively to anticipate challenges and generate legal solutions/responses. .
LAW – Think critically to analyse, interpret and conceptualise complex legal matters.
LAW – Use digital and hard copy indexes to access, evaluate and synthesise relevant legal principle and policy from cases and peer reviewed articles.
LAW – Work collaboratively and accountably and be responsible for own learning.

At a Glance

Course level Undergraduate
CRICOS Code For the course code, kindly refer to the university website.
Institution Name Curtin University of Technology
Campus Location Joondalup
Institution Type University
Course Duration Full Time 5 years Start Semester 1 or 2 Part Time 10 years Start Semester 1 or 2
Course University Curtin University of Technology

About Curtin University of Technology

Curtin is an innovative, global university known for its high-impact research, strong industry partnerships and commitment to preparing students for jobs of the future. Curtin University is Western Australia’s largest and most culturally diverse university with Australia’s third largest international student population.

 

 

  • Who We Are
    Since our inception, we have taken an innovative approach towards teaching and research.Our campuses are vibrant, welcoming spaces that value diversity and difference, emphasise industry connections and practical learning, have a strong commitment to social justice, and foster a forward-thinking culture for our students, staff and the wider community.In line with developments in Perth, we are beginning to transform our main Bentley Campus into a cultural hub where members of the community can live, study, work and socialise together as part of the Greater Curtin project. Our focus is always on delivering excellence and strengthening our position as a leading global university, according to our vision, mission and values.
  • What We Do
    Curtin’s commitment to excellence in teaching and research extends beyond course delivery. We forge significant, mutually-beneficial partnerships with industry and community organisations to share the benefits of our research outcomes and provide students the opportunity to learn in real workplaces.
  • Our Global Focus
    As a leading global university, we strive to research and educate in ways that address international issues and challenges.If you join us as a student or staff member, you can expect to build life skills, join an international community and become part of a forward-thinking culture committed to sharing innovative ideas.Our research has become increasingly prominent on the international stage, which has resulted in us being ranked in the top one per cent of universities worldwide in the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2018.Our teaching is delivered to a high standard across all our locations. Our campuses in Australia, Dubai, Malaysia, Mauritius and Singapore are viewed as equally important, and we try to emphasise connections and collaborations as much as possible in our daily practices.
  • Sustainability
    To be a truly future-focused university, sustainability has to be at the heart of everything you do. At Curtin, sustainability is one of the pillars of our strategic plan and our commitment to it is evident throughout our teaching, research, buildings and plans for the future.
  • Teaching
    Our sustainability offerings examine policies and practices and address the complexities of the new global sustainable development goals that aim to support people, planet, prosperity and peace.Our sustainability program has a strong emphasis on professional practice. You will apply your skills and knowledge to real-life issues through professional work and community engagement and individual projects provide opportunities for research into real-world issues.
  • Research
    Drawing on expertise in design, construction, management, geography and planning and health, we explore and solve issues of sustainability as it applies to corporate responsibility, the natural and built environment, transport, energy usage and more through collaborative research projects.
  • Visit Curtin
    Over the years, Curtin’s physical expansion has mirrored its forward-looking nature and responsiveness to the changing needs of its students, partners and the broader communities it serves.Curtin is now a global university with campuses in Australia, Dubai, Malaysia, Mauritius and Singapore, as well as partnerships with more than 130 institutions worldwide.
  • Policy & Governance
    John Curtin was a leader who believed that a great university should ‘look ever forward’. Our policy and governance frameworks have been developed to ensure we honour this ideal.
  • Jobs at Curtin
    Joining Curtin as an academic or professional staff member will give you the opportunity to carve a rewarding career in a highly flexible and friendly environment.

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