What you will study
The program enables you to acquire essential foundational legal skills. You will gain knowledge of Australian law and the ability to critically evaluate it with reference to its historical development and context. You will also acquire a range of key skills such as interviewing, drafting, advocacy, negotiation and teamwork to enable you to translate legal rights into practice within real-world scenarios. The honours program includes an enhanced research training experience, the option for up to two masters-level electives and a minor dissertation. Topics cover areas such as legal research and writing, criminal law and legal method, introduction to public law, and contracts.