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Bachelor of Laws

University of Waikato

Subject area

Law not elsewhere classified

Duration

4

4 Years

Total student fees

$26,663

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

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

4 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,666 $26,663
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,503 $26,013
Total $13,169 $52,677

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

81%


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $53,743
Earnings range $45,152 - $63,118
In employment 81%
In further study 13%
On a benefit 0%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Tuaropaki Trust Tertiary Scholarship Grant

Provided by:

Tuaropaki Trust

Website:

http://www.tuaropaki.com/home/

Value:

For Study Assistance.

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Martha Morse Student Exchange Programme

Provided by:

University of Waikato - Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.waikato.ac.nz/research/scholarships/

Value:

up to $1,000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 924 528
Phone: (07) 838 4448
Fax: (07) 838 4253
Email: recruitment@waikato.ac.nz
Web: http://www.waikato.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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.

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