Why study law at La Trobe?
86.4% of our undergraduate students were positive about their skills development.
Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT), 2023, ComparED: Laws & Paralegal Studies (Undergraduate)
Top 200 globally
We’re ranked in the world’s top 200 for law.
Times Higher Education (THE), 2022, World University Rankings 2023 by subject: law
86.8 per cent of our undergraduates found employment within four months of graduation.
Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT), 2023, ComparED: Overall undergraduate results for La Trobe University
Make an informed choice
Our one-on-one consultations are designed to hone your objectives and provide practical guidance about your study options
What could your future hold?
At La Trobe University, you’ll deal with real clients and workplaces while you study. Learn from the best, so you can become a leader in your career.
Courses in law
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Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
La Trobe’s Bachelor of Laws (Honours) combines outstanding legal training with a progressive approach to law to prepare you for a rewarding career.
Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (Graduate Entry)
Our legal system has the power to transform lives. Become a forward-thinking legal professional with La Trobe’s Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (Graduate Entry).
Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Arts
La Trobe’s Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Arts lets you explore your passions and interests while learning the fundamentals of law.
Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Biomedicine
Our Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Biomedicine gives you the knowledge and skills to launch your legal career in the world of scientific advancement.
Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Business
La Trobe's Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Business prepares you for an emerging world where digital is reshaping global business.
Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Commerce
Stand out with La Trobe’s Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Commerce. Gain a prestigious double degree that prepares you to be a change-maker in business.
Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Criminology
Get to the root of crime and learn how to build a more just world with La Trobe’s Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Criminology.
Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Global Studies
Our Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Global Studies double degree gives you the skills and knowledge to succeed in an increasingly globalised world.
Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Media and Communication
La Trobe’s Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Media and Communication gives you the skills and experience you need to navigate the media.
Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics
La Trobe’s Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics opens new career doors with a multi-disciplinary legal education.
Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Psychological Science
Build an adaptable skillset and prepare for a rewarding legal career with La Trobe’s Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Psychological Science.
Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Science
Our Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Science prepares you to address contemporary challenges from a scientific, legal and ethical perspective.
Doctor of Philosophy
The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree is an internationally recognised advanced research qualification. Kickstart your career with La Trobe University.
Gain the knowledge and practical skills to excel as a legal professional. Launch your legal career in just three years.
Master of Laws (Research)
La Trobe's Master of Laws (Research) will open up a range of career pathways for you, including academic research, higher education and the legal profession.
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Meet one of our graduates
Challenging and interesting subjects only scratch the surface of what La Trobe can offer its law students. A law degree at La Trobe not only provides you with the knowledge and resources to develop technical excellence, but also allows you to apply these skills in a practical and relevant manner.
Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of International Relations graduate
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Real world practice
Argue a case in our moot court. Do a placement at a national law firm or community law centre like Refugee Legal. Join our Divorce and Family Law Clinic at Whittlesea Community Connections or offer advice to clients at JobWatch. Be mentored by professionals along every step of the way.
All kinds of clever
You’ll develop essential legal skills in advocacy, critical thinking, dispute resolution and case analysis. You can choose from a range of electives and discover your passion – whether it’s corporate law, climate law or community legal service.
Take your experience to the world
Gain a global perspective with study abroad opportunities or internationally taught electives. While you’re there, get a feel for different legal systems and build your global connections.
Your study experience
We offer a range of scholarships to help you succeed. Find the right one for you.
How to apply
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