University of South Australia (UniSA)

Bachelor of Arts - Law, Policy and Politics (MBAA)

University of South Australia (UniSA)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00121B

The Bachelor of Arts (Law, Policy and Politics) is a flexible degree which opens up a diverse range of career possibilities. The Law, Policy and Politics major provides students with an overview of legal systems, international and domestic law, the politics of environmental change and marginalisation in world affairs. Key areas of study include: public international law, Indigenous legal systems, environmental politics and human rights.


  • 108 units of study
  • 9 units of core courses
  • 36 units of an Arts specialisation
  • 36 units of a second Arts major
  • 8 units of a minor
  • 9 units of electives.


  • Arts - Law, Policy and Politics
  • Applied Linguistics
  • Creative Writing and Literature
  • English Language
  • Languages (French/Italian/Japanese)
  • Psychology
  • Performing Arts
  • Screen Studies
  • Social Media
  • Sociology.

Standard entry requirements

  • Qualify for South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) with competitive ATAR
  • OR complete secondary education equivalent to SACE
  • Complete International Baccalaureate Diploma
  • Complete or partially complete higher education program
  • Complete four Open Universities Australia courses at undergraduate level or above
  • Complete a Cert IV level or above
  • Qualify for special entry
  • Complete a Foundation Studies program AND meet any pre-requisite and academic requirements. International students who speak English as a foreign language must have obtained the required standards prior to admission.

Study pathways

Students can use this degree as a pathway to further study, including teaching.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Magill International: $84,000 No

Further information

Only non-native speakers of English may enrol in English courses.

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