Bachelor of Social Research & Policy/Bachelor of Laws

Program code: 
UAC code: 
426000 (CSP)
2016 Guaranteed Selection Rank: 
5.5 years full time
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Program overview

This dual degree provides an opportunity to gain a Law degree and a social research and policy qualification of professional importance to the public sector, community service and business.

You'll study a comprehensive Law degree and have opportunities to engage in mooting, undertake an internship or clinical program, go on an international exchange and gain exceptional skills and practical experience that are highly sought after by employers. In your Social Research and Policy program you will develop skills in policy analysis and research methods with in-depth study in one or more social science disciplines and have the opportunity to further develop your professional and workplace skills through an internship.

Social Research and Policy/Law is jointly offered by UNSW Law and UNSW Arts & Social Sciences.


Legal practice as a solicitor or barrister, in-house legal counsel, or work as a policy analyst, research officer, political adviser, or work in organisational management.


Accredited by the Legal Profession Admission Board (NSW).