Laws

Laws

A Monash Laws degree offers you a practical way to make a real difference in the world. Ranked in the top 30 law schools in the world*, we're one of the largest and most prestigious law schools in Australia.

Your Monash College pathway

The Foundation Year program is the only guaranteed pathway into a Laws degree at Monash University. All you need to do is satisfy the entry requirements and prerequisites and your place is secured.

Pathway diagram Law

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Your pathway

  Foundation year
Destination 1st year law at Monash University
Campus

City - Foundation Year Monash College

Clayton - Monash Bachelor of Laws
How long? Standard: 12 months
Intensive: 9 months
Extended: 18 months
Intakes January, March, July, and August
What you will study Choose from 12 subjects
Prerequisites for Law: English
Hours 5 hours per unit, per week
Prerequisites None
2019 fees Standard/Intensive: $27,900
Extended: $40,037

Hear from a Law Alumni

BINTORO PRAKOSO WIJOYO, INDONESIA
MONASH UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION YEAR (INTENSIVE)
BACHELOR OF LAWS (HONOURS)
LEAD ANALYST AT CULTURE BRIDGE AUSTRALIA

"The presentation skills that I gained from the Foundation Year program at Monash College really benefited me a lot in my transition into Monash University to pursue the Bachelor of Law degree. Having good presentation skills is really integral to be successful in law. I’m very happy to be living my dream to embark on a career in law through Monash."

Rankings

 

23rd

In the world for Law and Legal Studies
(QS World University Rankings by Subject 2016)

 

Double degrees

Arts/Law

Biomedical Science/Law

Commerce/Law

Computer Science/Law

Criminology/Law

Engineering/Law

Global Studies/Law


Information Technology/Law

Music/Law

Science/Law
 

How we teach

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MEERA GOPALKRISHNA
MONASH UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION YEAR TEACHER

"In Foundation Year English, you will acquire essential skills that any good legal practitioner needs. You will learn to approach everything you read or hear with a sharp and critical mind. In addition, you will also be trained to formulate your ideas into strong arguments that will persuade your reader or listener."

Your career options

Attaining a Monash University degree in Information Technology can lead you to a career in:

  • Business management and consultancy
  • Environmental protection and advocacy
  • Finance and banking
  • In-house legal counsel
  • International aid and development
  • International organisations,
    including the United Nations
  • National and international
    law firms
  • Non-government, non-profit
    organisations, including the
    Red Cross
  • Start-ups and entrepreneurs