Duration

5.5 Years full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Commencing 2018

Semester 1

Program level

Undergraduate

Units

88

Faculty

Business, Economics & Law

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course lists

Courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelors of Commerce/Laws (Honours):


Component Degrees

Component Degrees that make up the Bachelors of Commerce/Laws (Honours):


Dual Degree Planner

Bachelors of Commerce/Laws (Honours)

Entry requirements

OP/Entry Rank 2017*

1/99

Meeting minimum entry scores does not guarantee admission. Entry requirements may change from year to year.

Don't have the OP or rank?

* OP/Entry Rank for entry into a program may change for 2018 admissions.

QTAC Code(s)

711901 - B Commerce/BLaws (Hons)
711901 - The UQ OP Guarantee Scheme does not apply to this program

Prerequisites

Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) English, Mathematics B.

Don't have the subject requirements?

AQF level

Refer to your component degrees for AQF level.

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the program rules, the Bachelor of Commerce course list and the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre.

Closing Date

Please refer to the QTAC website (www.qtac.edu.au) for details of closing dates for the submission of applications, documentation and changes of preference.

How to apply

Enquiries for Australian students

Administrative Officer

Email: bel@uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 3365 9017

Web:

Duration

5.5 Years full-time

Commencing 2018

Semester 1

Program level

Undergraduate

Units

88

Faculty

Business, Economics & Law

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course lists

Courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelors of Commerce/Laws (Honours):


Component Degrees

Component Degrees that make up the Bachelors of Commerce/Laws (Honours):


Dual Degree Planner

Bachelors of Commerce/Laws (Honours)

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) English, Mathematics B. View the equivalent qualifications for international students.

CRICOS Code: 082616M

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 7; writing 7; speaking 7; reading 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

AQF level

Refer to your component degrees for AQF level.

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the program rules, the Bachelor of Commerce course list and the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

Apply Online

Enquiries for International students

International Student Advisor

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Web:

Enquire online

Why study the Bachelors of Commerce/Laws (Honours)?

To provide students with an in-depth knowledge of commerce courses combined with the study of law.

What you can study

Course Lists

Courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelors of Commerce/Laws (Honours):

Click on the course code to view the Course Profile, for further information including advice of courses with shared teaching activities. Refer also to PPL 3.20.02 Course and Program Design - Procedures.

Majors/Specialisations

Studies may be undertaken in the following specialisations. Please click on the major(s) that are of interest to you for more information.

Bachelor of Commerce

Honours

Honours is standard in four year programs; three year programs require a further year of study.

Study options

Graduates will have the opportunity to progress to the following programs:

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

OP/Entry Rank 2017*
1/99

* OP/Entry Rank for entry into a program may change for 2018 admissions.

Admission to all UQ programs is competitive - the number of places available is usually smaller than the number of people applying. For this reason, meeting minimum entry scores doesn't guarantee admission.

QTAC Code(s)
711901 - B Commerce/BLaws (Hons)

Prerequisites

Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) English, Mathematics B.

Additional application information

There is no mid-year intake into the LLB. Only students who already have a place in the LLB can commence in semester two.

Current domestic students may be eligible to study courses overseas as part of an approved exchange program. For further course study options and application details, visit the BEL Overseas Study website .

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre.

Click here for application procedures for Australian students.

Closing date

Please refer to the QTAC website (www.qtac.edu.au) for details of closing dates for the submission of applications, documentation and changes of preference.

Entry requirements for International students

Prerequisites

Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) English, Mathematics B.

Visa requirements

CRICOS Code: 082616M

English proficiency

IELTS overall 7; writing 7; speaking 7; reading 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, View the English proficiency policy.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the program rules, the Bachelor of Commerce course list and the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the program rules, the Bachelor of Commerce course list and the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

What you can do with a Bachelors of Commerce/Laws (Honours)

Careers

Refer to the Bachelor of Commerce and the Bachelor of Laws for employment opportunities.

Professional memberships

Graduates may be eligible for membership with the following organisations:

  • Association of Certified Chartered Accountants
  • Australian Computer Society
  • Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand
  • Chartered Secretaries Australia Limited
  • Certified Practising Accountants Australia
  • Financial Services Institute of Australasia
  • Institute of Public Accountants
  • Bar Association of Queensland
  • Queensland Law Society

Accrediting body

This program has been accredited by:

  • Legal Practitioners Admissions Board

Program Rules and Requirements

To complete the Bachelors of Commerce/Laws (Honours)

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland rules, particularly the General Award Rules, which govern the conduct of UQ programs. Students will find a link to the General Award Rules, and other University rules, on the University Rules page.

A student is required to obtain 88 units comprising:

  • 22 units of compulsory courses from Group 1 of the BCom List (not LAWS1100); and
  • 42 units of compulsory courses from Part A of the LLB(Hons) List; and
  • either:
    • No major: 10 units of electives from Group 3 of the BCom List (not LAWS3100/3101/3102) (6 units must be level 3, & only 2 units may be level 1); or
    • Accounting major: 10 units from the Accounting major in Group 2 of the BCom List (ACCT3101/3102/3103/3104 and LAWS5144 plus LAWS4112 in Part A of the LLB(Hons)); or
    • Business Information Systems major: 10 units from the Business Information Systems major in Group 2 of the BCom List (plus LAWS5151 towards Part B of the LLB(Hons)); or
    • Finance major: 10 units from the Finance major in Group 2 of the BCom List (plus LAWS5144 towards Part B of the LLB(Hons)); and
  • 14 units of electives from Part B of the LLB(Hons) List. Must include LAWS5151 for the Business Information Systems major or LAWS5144 for the Finance major. LAWS5144 is not included for an Accounting major.
  • Refer to the BCom/LLB(Hons) rules for further information.

Program Rules for the Bachelors of Commerce/Laws (Honours)