University of Newcastle
Within this combined degree program, students study a combination of Social 2754 and Law courses over a period of five years full-time. On completion of the first three years students will have completed all the required courses for the Bachelor of Social 2754 degree. In the final two years of the combined degree program students complete the requirements of the Bachelor of Laws and may enrol in these two years on a less than full time basis. Students completing this combined degree meet the academic requirement to practise law in NSW, and acquire skills and knowledge through their social 2754 studies. Social 2754 is especially concerned with theories about life cycle, gender, class, race, work, social justice and social organisation. Its theories are the result of systematic thinking, observation and reflection. Social 2754 theory and research seek to contribute to the political and moral debates in society, rather than attempting to dictate precise solutions to social problems. Students wishing to practise Law must also complete postgraduate professional training approved by the Legal Profession Admission Board. Alternatively, students completing this degree may apply for entry to the Bachelor of Laws/Diploma of Legal Practice program which allows immediate admission to legal practice on graduation. Commencement in this program is only available in Semester 1. Due to timetabling issues this program is not available for a Semester 2 commencement. Program learning outcomes On successful completion of the program students will have: Demonstrate the capacity to provide professional advice, based on specialised knowledge of law and its application in diverse contexts, to employers, government and individual clients.
|Institution Name||University of Newcastle|
|Campus Location||Newcastle City Precinct|
|Course Duration||5 years full-time.|
|Course University||University of Newcastle|
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