Bachelor of Laws
University of Waikato
Law not elsewhere classified
Total student fees
over 4 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates will have a comprehensive knowledge of a substantial range of concepts, principles and rules of law in the New Zealand legal system and of its major institutions and procedures. Graduates are knowledgeable about the sources of law and its development. Their knowledge includes an awareness of the law in context, including its cultural, social, economic political and ethical context. It includes an appreciation of the bicultural nature of New Zealand society. The level of knowledge and skills of graduates meets the academic requirements of the Council of Legal Education for admission to the practice of law.
Key Information for Students
A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$45,152 - $63,118|
|In further study||13%|
|On a benefit||0%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Te Piringa - Faculty of Law School Leaver Scholarship
University of Waikato - Scholarships Office
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Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.