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Flexible Double Degree - Law (Honours)

A double five year undergraduate degree offered by the The Australian National University

FDD
  • Length 5 year full-time
  • Minimum 240 Units
Admission requirements
  • Length 5 year full-time
  • Minimum 240 Units
Admission requirements

Program Requirements

The Flexible Double Degree with Law (Honours) requires a minimum of 240 units to complete.

Additional study will be required to undertake Honours in your other degree or add a Year in Asia.

Refer to the study requirements of the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and the other degree that you want to study.

The Degree Builder will assist to combine the requirements for the two degrees. 

Elective Study

Once you have met the program requirements of your degree, you may have enough electives to complete an additional elective majorminor or specialisation.

Admission Requirements

At a minimum, all applicants must meet program-specific academic/non-academic requirements, and English language requirements. Admission to most ANU programs is on a competitive basis. Therefore, meeting all admission requirements does not guarantee entry into the program.


In line with the university's admissions policy and strategic plan, an assessment for admission may include competitively ranking applicants on the basis of specific academic achievement, English language proficiency and diversity factors.


The University reserves the right to alter or discontinue its programs and change admission requirements as needed.

Domestic applicants

Before applying for a program, you should review the general information about domestic undergraduate admission to ANU programs and how to apply, and the program-specific information below.

  • Applicants with recent secondary education are assessed on:
    • completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent, and the minimum Selection Rank (from their academic qualifications, plus any adjustment factors) requirement for this program; and
    • co-curricular or service requirement (applies to applicants who complete secondary education in the year prior to commencing at ANU); and
    • English language proficiency; and
    • any program-specific requirements listed below.
  • Applicants with higher education study are assessed on:
    • previous higher education studies; or secondary education results if completed less than one full-time equivalent year (1.0 FTE) of a degree; or the result from a bridging or preparatory course; and
    • English language proficiency; and
    • any program-specific requirements listed below.
  • Applicants with vocational education and training (VET) study are assessed on:
    • previously completed VET qualifications at AQF level 5 or higher (i.e. a Diploma or above); or secondary education results if the VET qualification is not completed; and
    • English language proficiency; and
    • any program-specific requirements listed below.
  • Applicants with work and life experience are assessed on:

International applicants

Applicants who complete a recognised secondary/senior secondary/post-secondary/tertiary sequence of study will be assessed on the basis of an equivalent selection rank that is calculated upon application. A list of commonly observed international qualifications and corresponding admission requirements can be found here. Applicants must also meet any program specific requirements that are listed below.

Diversity factors & English language proficiency  
As Australia's national university, ANU is global representative of Australian research and education. ANU endeavours to recruit and maintain a diverse and deliberate student cohort representative not only of Australia, but the world. In order to achieve these outcomes, competitive ranking of applicants may be adjusted to ensure access to ANU is a reality for brilliant students from countries across the globe. If required, competitive ranking may further be confirmed on the basis of demonstrating higher-level English language proficiency.

Further information is available for English Language Requirements for Admission

ATAR:
97
International Baccalaureate:
39

Adjustment Factors

A maximum of 5 equity adjustments apply to programs with a minimum selection rank of 98 or higher. Visit the ANU Adjustment Factors website for further information.

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP)

For more information see: http://www.anu.edu.au/students/program-administration/costs-fees

Annual indicative fee for international students
$45,360.00

For further information on International Tuition Fees see: https://www.anu.edu.au/students/program-administration/fees-payments/international-tuition-fees

Fee Information

All students are required to pay the Services and amenities fee (SA Fee)

The annual indicative fee provides an estimate of the program tuition fees for international students and domestic students (where applicable). The annual indicative fee for a program is based on the standard full-time enrolment load of 48 units per year (unless the program duration is less than 48 units). Fees for courses vary by discipline meaning that the fees for a program can vary depending on the courses selected. Course fees are reviewed on an annual basis and typically will increase from year to year. The tuition fees payable are dependent on the year of commencement and the courses selected and are subject to increase during the period of study.

For further information on Fees and Payment please see: https://www.anu.edu.au/students/program-administration/fees-payments

Scholarships

ANU offers a wide range of scholarships to students to assist with the cost of their studies.

Eligibility to apply for ANU scholarships varies depending on the specifics of the scholarship and can be categorised by the type of student you are.  Specific scholarship application process information is included in the relevant scholarship listing.

For further information see the Scholarships website.

The Flexible Double Degree groups allow students to combine two Bachelor degrees of their choice. Students can build their own combination to suit both a career path and a personal passion. The Law (Honours) Group allows for over 30 courses to be combined with the Bachelor of Laws (Honours). These options allow you to specialise with combinations that relate to the study of law or allow you to diversify your qualifications.

Try the Degree Builder to see how the degrees will combine together.


You must choose the Bachelor of Laws (Honours); and one of the following degrees:

Bachelor of Accounting

Bachelor of Actuarial Studies*

Bachelor of Applied Data Analytics

Bachelor of Archaeological Practice

Bachelor of Art History and Curatorship

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Asian Studies

Bachelor of Biotechnology*

Bachelor of Business Administration

Bachelor of Classical Studies

Bachelor of Commerce

Bachelor of Criminology

Bachelor of Design*

Bachelor of Development Studies

Bachelor of Economics

Bachelor of Environment and Sustainability

Bachelor of European Studies

Bachelor of Finance

Bachelor of Genetics*

Bachelor of Information Technology*

Bachelor of International Relations

Bachelor of International Security Studies

Bachelor of Languages

Bachelor of Mathematical Science*

Bachelor of Medical Science*

Bachelor of Middle Eastern and Central Asian Studies

Bachelor of Music

Bachelor of Pacific Studies

Bachelor of Political Science

Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics

Bachelor of Public Policy

Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Science (Psychology)

Bachelor of Statistics*

Bachelor of Visual Arts*

 

* Degrees include pre-requisites in addition to ATAR

You must meet the entry requirements (entrance rank and any prerequisites) for both the degrees you choose. Domestic UAC applicants do not need to indicate which two degrees they wish to combine until they accept their offer.

Many of the degrees listed here are professionally accredited. See the individual course entries of the degrees listed to find out more about who recognises these qualifications

Career Options

ANU ranks among the world's very finest universities. Our nearly 100,000 alumni include political, business, government, and academic leaders around the world.

We have graduated remarkable people from every part of our continent, our region and all walks of life.

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