Monash University

Undergraduate - Course

Students who commenced study in 2015 should refer to this course entry for direction on the requirements; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course.

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This course entry applies to students commencing this course in 2015 and should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Law.

If you are seeking to commence your studies in 2016, please visit our new Find A Course for 2016.

Course codeL3007
Managing facultyLaw
Partner facultyScience
Abbreviated titleLLB(Hons)/BSc
CRICOS code080588D
Total credit points required252
Standard duration of study (years)5 years FT, 10 years PT

Students complete this course in five years by undertaking one extra unit in two of the semesters (subject to approval), or by undertaking summer semester units. Students have a maximum of ten years to complete this course.

Study mode and locationOn-campus (Clayton)
Admission, fee and application details
Contact details

Law: visit contactscontacts ( page

Science: telephone +61 3 9905 4604, email or visit Science faculty student servicesScience faculty student services ( page


  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Maximum credit allowed

The maximum amount of credit allowable towards the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) component is 60 points. The maximum amount of credit allowable towards the Bachelor of Science component is 48 points.


Students must complete 156 points from the Faculty of Law and 96 points from the Faculty of Science as outlined in the following single degrees:

  • L3001 Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
  • S2000 Bachelor of Science

Refer to the:

Progression to further studies

Students may apply for admission to an honours program in the Faculty of Science following the completion of this double degree or an approved combination of at least 144 points of units including all of the science requirements for the single degree.

following the completion of this double degree or an approved combination Students who are considering doing honours in science prior to completing the double degree should consult with Science Student ServicesScience Student Services ( regarding their unit selection prior to re-enrolling for level three.

High achieving students enrolled in the Bachelor or Laws (Hons) single or double degrees have the opportunity of undertaking a maximum of two masters-level electives, which would be counted towards their Master of Laws (LLM) degree if they wish to progress to LLM studies within ten years. Visit the Master of Laws elective programMaster of Laws elective program ( web page for full details.

Relevant honours

  • 0051 Bachelor of Science (Honours)

Alternative exit(s)

Students may exit from this double degree and graduate with only one of the single degrees providing all requirements for that single degree have been met.

Refer to the relevant single degree entry for details.


Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
Bachelor of Science