With a reputation as one of the top universities in Australia for producing ‘job-ready’ graduates, Notre Dame’s Bachelor of Laws degree provides a gateway to a rewarding career in Law and can provide a strong foundation for other career opportunities. Judges, senior barristers and leading solicitors from throughout Australia have provided input to ensure that the Notre Dame Law curriculum is of the highest quality and is relevant to today’s legal profession. Whether you’re hoping to work in a private practice, government or not-for-profit organisation, The University of Notre Dame Australia is committed to supporting you in achieving your goal.

Bachelor of Laws

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CourseBachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Laws (Graduate-entry)
Duration3-5 years full-time depending on program
Year 12 Subjects
Tertiary entrance level
History, Literature, Politics and Law, LOTE
Loan SchemeFEE-HELP
CampusFremantle, Sydney
Study ModeFull-time, Part-time
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Outline of Studies
The Bachelor of Laws at Notre Dame has been designed and developed by members of the judiciary, the legal profession and senior staff from some of Australia's leading universitites including Notre Dame itself. The Law degree programs place emphasis on ethics, practical legal applications, professional excellence and concepts of duty, social function and service to others.
The Legal Practice Board of Western Australia accredits Law programs taught at Notre Dame.
Career Opportunities
Upon completion of an articled clerkship or an accredited practical legal training program, Notre Dame Law graduates may seek admission to the legal profession. Law graduates can work as:
  • barristers
  • judges' associates
  • research assistants
  • solicitors
Notre Dame Law graduates have also obtained employment in such areas as:
  • banking/stockbroking sector
  • foreign affairs
  • mining
  • political and legal journalism
  • private industry
  • public service
  • state and federal government departments