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JCU Law School aims to produce multi-skilled, versatile and ethical graduates by imparting a strong appreciation both of the rule of law and role of law in its social, economic, environmental and political contexts.
JCU Law School Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Program
The James Cook University Law School offers the Bachelor of Laws (LLB) (graduate) degree, which is a three-year program. This law program is designed for students who already hold a bachelor degree in another field and wish to gain a qualification in law. The law school links up with local law firms and the Community Legal Centre, which offer students opportunities to gain practical legal skills.
Program: Bachelor of Laws (LLB) (graduate entry)
Location: Townsville, Queensland
Semester intakes: February or July
Duration: 3 years
Application deadline: There is no official application deadline. It is recommended that students apply at least three months prior to the program start date.
Entry Requirements for the JCU Graduate LLB Program
Applicants to the graduate-entry LLB program must have completed an undergraduate degree in any discipline. Students who have not yet completed a bachelor degree may apply, as long as they will have graduated prior to commencing the law program at JCU Law School.
The LSAT is not required for entry. Reference letters are not necessary.
The current admission policy at JCU is that applicants with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 65% and above in their university studies will be issued an offer into the graduate-entry LLB program. Please note that each applicant’s GPA is calculated over all years of university study.