Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting)

University of the Sunshine Coast (UniSC)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 01595D

Get ready to take your seat in the boardroom with a specialised double degree designed to give you the skills and knowledge sought after by large legal and accounting firms. During your studies, you’ll build core knowledge across the legal and accountancy disciplines, and develop advanced skills in communication, analytical thinking and problem solving.In this program you will study the courses required for admission as a legal practitioner in Australia, including criminal and commercial law, torts, contracts and constitutional law. You’ll learn about financial and company accounting, taxation law, auditing, financial management and more. You’ll build practical legal skills by preparing advice, presenting legal arguments, observing legal practice, and taking part in simulated court proceedings.


Total units: 480

Standard entry requirements

Have completed a minimum level of education similar to successful completion of Australian Year 12 with good grades.


CPA Australia; Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia; Institute of Public Accountants. The degree is an approved academic qualification for admission to the legal profession. Graduates must undertake a further period of practical legal training before being admitted as a legal practitioner.

Study pathways

Honours available for high performing students.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
UniSC Sunshine Coast International: $124,000 Yes
  • Full-time : 5 years

Further information

The University of the Sunshine Coast offers a Regional Preference Scheme for eligible applicants who reside or attend school in one of the following regional council areas: Sunshine Coast Regional Council; Noosa Council; Gympie Regional Council; Moreton Bay Regional Council; Somerset Regional Council; Fraser Coast Regional Council; South Burnett Regional Council. For eligible applicants an additional OP score of one or two selection ranks is granted.

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