ACU offers a flexible, work-friendly model of day and evening classes to suit your busy lifestyle. You can study via part-time evening classes or full-time weekdays, or mix this up to fit your study and work schedule.
The Bachelor of Arts/Laws is designed to produce well-rounded graduates ready for legal practice and a range of professional careers in an increasingly global environment. You can pursue a range of careers including:
- private practice as a solicitor or barrister
- legal officer in the public sector
- in-house counsel for a wide range of organisations including corporations, regulatory authorities and NGOs
- government administration
- media and communications
- public and policy development
As a graduate of this double degree you will be well placed to develop specialist legal practice in a wide range of fields. This includes education; cultural institutions; commerce and industry; communications; community and charitable organisations; creative industries; social and policy research; and tourism and travel.
As part of this degree you complete up to 160 hours of pro bono work (after your first year), providing you with firsthand experience of the legal system while allowing you to contribute to the common good.
The Bachelor of Arts portion of the dual degree gives you the flexibility to study what you are passionate about. There is a range of subjects ACU offers within the following areas:
- Business Studies
- Theological Studies
- Visual Arts.
Completing a Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws is excellent preparation for pursuing a career in areas such as:
- Government administration
- Media and communications
- Public and policy development.