Law and Psychology Double Degree
Curtin University

(Tuition fee is not stated)
More than 5 years

Course Description


Bachelor of Laws, Bachelor of Science (Psychology) - BB-LAWPSY - BB-LAWPSYBusiness and Law
Minimum ATAR 90 This figure refers to the ATAR level below which an application will not be considered. This is not a guarantee of admission.
Location Bentley or Perth City This course may not be offered at all locations every year. Please contact us for more information on availability.
Study method Full-time
Study mode On-campus
Intake February
Duration 5.5 years full-time
The Bachelor of Laws, Bachelor of Science (Psychology) double degree is ideal for students who want to combine a career in law with a deeper understanding of human behaviour. In addition, this degree is ideal for students who wish to pursue a career in psychology in areas such as the criminal and justice systems.
 
The Bachelor of Laws degree is a qualification approved by the Legal Practice Board of Western Australia. It offers you a foundation in essential areas of law and legal knowledge, and will help you develop core skills, with a strong practical emphasis, that are essential to effective legal practice.
 
The Bachelor of Science (Psychology) will teach you about perception, cognition, emotion, personality, behaviour and interpersonal relationships and how to examine, explain and predict what people do as individuals and in groups.
 
In this double degree, you will cover a broad range of subjects, including criminal law, constitutional law, legal research and writing, law society and justice, social psychology, brain and behaviour, abnormal psychology and criminal responsibility and procedures.
 
Please note: this course is pending registration for international onshore students on student visas. Please contact the Curtin International office to determine availability for international students.

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