School of law

Law, Business and Society

ATAR 70 | 3 Years Full Time or Part Time Equivalent

Studying Law, Business and Society you will develop the knowledge and skills necessary to explore the role and function of law in society. You will learn about the role of law in commercial contexts and non-commercial contexts and study a range of social welfare law, business law and criminal law issues. This major will help you understand how problems and disputes in various areas are addressed and resolved.

Undergraduate Course

Law, Business and Society (BA)

Popular Double Majors (3 Years*):

Law, Business and Society (BA) + Criminology
Law, Business and Society (BA) + Journalism
Law, Business and Society (BA) + Psychology
Law, Business and Society (BA) + Politics and International Studies
Law, Business and Society (BA) + Hospitality and Tourism Management

*Due to course structures, some combinations may result in additional time.

Minor:

Law and Justice - Introduces students to the function of law in society with a particular focus on the role of law in the social justice arena.

Career Opportunities

• Law, Business and Society is for people who need legal knowledge but do not wish to practice law.
• It helps prepare you for a range of careers in areas such as:

  • Justice Administration
  • Para Legal work in Law firms
  • Organisations dealing with law and the community
  • Policing (Federal and State)
  • Juvenile Justice
  • Numerous Government Departments
  • Corrective Services
  • Business Administration and Management