Bachelor of Criminology with Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
Why choose honours?
Research-focused study in the sociology of crime and deviance will complement, contextualise and enrich your legal understandings.
This combination prepares you for rewarding careers in criminal law, government, commerce, industry, social welfare and community organisations. Adding honours will give you an edge in the crowd, particularly in roles involving research.
What will you do?
- Build high-level original research skills.
- Explore legal and criminological concepts, processes and methods.
- Develop deep discipline knowledge in a particular area of law.
- Access internship and placement opportunities.
- Undertake a major research project.
For more info
- Bachelor of Criminology
- Bachelor of Laws
For our students who are studying offshore in 2021 and 2022, the University will continue to offer high-quality access to the learning resources remotely for most programs. This includes all lectures, tutorials and other support material. Students will be advised in advance if there are course components that cannot be provided in remote mode and, wherever possible, offered alternative courses. Please refer to the COVID-19 FAQ page for a list of programs where in-person attendance is required.
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information for this program.
I am a:
|Enquiries||Future Students team|
|Intake||February and July|
English Language Requirements
|Australian Year 12||Successful completion of an Australian year 12 qualification with a minimum pass in an accepted English language subject|
|English Tests accepted by the University of Adelaide||
|Qualifications that meet minimum English requirements||A range of alternative qualifications may meet the University’s minimum English requirements|
Academic Entry RequirementsMore Information
|Tertiary Qualifications||The Bachelor of Criminology/Bachelor of Laws (Honours) double degree is not an entry program. Admission into the B.Criminology/B.Laws (Honours) double degree will be by application. Places will be limited and students with a GPA in the range 5.00-6.00 (depending on places available) will be invited in their penultimate year to apply for the program along with all other eligible Bachelor of Laws students. If accepted into the program, the B.Criminology/B.Laws program will be discontinued and the student admitted into the B.Criminology/B.Laws (Honours) program. All courses under the B.Criminology/B.Laws will be counted towards the B.Criminology/B.Laws(Honours) degree.|
Fees and Scholarships
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I am a:
|Indicative annual tuition fees||
Commonwealth-supported place: $7,240
More information on Student Contribution Amounts.
|Indicative annual tuition fees (24 units)||International student place: $41,000|
These scholarships, as well as many others funded by industry and non-profit organisations, are available to potential and currently enrolled students.
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Last updated: Tuesday, 23 Mar 2021