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KOM Consultants is the official Canadian representative of Griffith University in Australia. Canadian applications to Griffith University’s Undergraduate Entry Bachelor of Laws(Hons) program are submitted directly through KOM Consultants 1-877-318-8203 or info@komconsultants.com.

Overview

Griffith University Bachelor of Laws (Hons) Overview

Griffith University’s Undergraduate Bachelor of Laws (Hons) program in Australia is a professional legal qualification that has direct entry for students holding a High School Diploma, or students with partial completion of an undergraduate degree (from any discipline). This degree is designed to prepare students for a professional legal career in Australia, Canada, and other international jurisdictions.

This program will be attractive to students who have the ambition to enter the legal profession and who are intent on studying law. It provides students with a comprehensive grounding in law. The program provides the academic training necessary to practice as a lawyer, as well as opening many career opportunities in both the public and private sector.

Student who achieve a GPA of 5.0 or higher in their first year of the program can apply to Griffith’s Law School to undertake an accelerated program which may enable students to complete their studies within three years at Griffith’s Law School in Australia.

The Griffith Law School through their undergraduate entry Bachelor of Laws (Hons) offers a professional legal curriculum that focuses on the core areas of legal practice together with legal skills that lawyers must have. Griffith Bachelor of Laws (Hons) provides students with opportunities to choose law electives that are aligned with your own particular interests including clinical courses that emphasize practical legal skills, insights and experience. Canadian students can also take advantage of study abroad opportunities and gain credit towards your Griffith Bachelor of Law (Hons) degree for approved courses taken at international universities.

Students will also simultaneously study within a number of special course areas called `vertical courses’. These courses allow and encourage you to make connections between the discipline of law and the areas of ethics, legal theory, Indigenous issues, and internationalization. Through the study of these and other areas, the curriculum offered at Griffith’s Law School encourages interdisciplinary understandings of law and legal work.

Griffith Law School staff are committed to a set of values which guide their teaching and research as well as their relationships with students. These values are summarized as Character, Responsibility and Respect.

Canadian Highlights

Canadian Highlights of Griffith University

  • Griffith’s Law School provides an opportunity to fast track in 3 years through their accelerated program (conditional upon first year marks)
  • Griffith is one of Australia’s premier destinations for Canadian students having graduated more than 5,000 Canadian students from their programs
  • Griffith University has a longstanding commitment to promoting diversity, social justice and community engagement
  • Griffith University Law School in Australia is among the top 50 in the world, according to the latest QS World University Rankings by Subject (May 2013).

Professional Recognition

Professional Recognition in Canada

Griffith University’s law degree is accepted for entry into the legal profession in Canada’s common law provinces, when accompanied by a Certificate of Qualification from the National Committee on Accreditation (NCA) of the Federation of Law Societies of Canada. You must ensure you complete the five Canadian Law courses to help you prepare for the NCA exams while gaining credit towards your law degree.  Federation of Law Societies of Canada

KOM Consultants understands the process and requirements needed to enter the legal profession in Canada. Contact KOM Consultants for more information

All students applying directly through KOM Consultants will be supported with the latest information on the accreditation process.

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University Updates on Australian Bushfires


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Here’s updates from various Universities in Australia on how they’re impacted by the Bushfires.

Whilst bushfires continue to impact parts of Australia, at present there is no bushfire threat in South East Queensland where Griffith’s five campuses are located.

University of Canberra

Fortunately, Canberra has not been directly affected by the current bushfires. While we have experienced a short term decline in air quality as a result of smoke from the New South Wales fires, …

Griffith University Design Graduate Rockets Up The Bestseller List


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Queensland College of Art design alumnus Andrew Kolb has rocketed up the bestseller lists with his popular picture books and has also brought his distinctive style to collaborations with Pixar and Marvel.

The Canadian author, artist and designer credits his time as an international student at Griffith with providing the inspiration for his debut picture book, Edmund Unravels.

‘I made lifelong connections at Griffith’

“The first book I authored and illustrated is about travel and missing home and keeping yourself centred. …

Griffith University Film Alumni Nominated For International Emmy Awards


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Two animation projects by Griffith film alumni have been nominated for International Emmy Awards.

A remarkable year

Bluey was nominated in the Kids / Preschool category. It caps off a remarkable year for the homegrown heroes, who shattered viewing records, won a Logie and took the show global, after inking a distribution deal with Disney.

Created by Griffith Film School alumnus Joe Brumm, the series is produced GFS alumnus Daley Pearson and employs scores of Griffith animation graduates and student interns. …

Griffith University Law Students Named Australian Champions At National Competition


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Two Griffith law students have returned home as the top Australian team for negotiation skills, and overall runner-up to Victoria University of Wellington, at the 2019 Australian Law Student Association (ALSA) Negotiation Competition.

Yuri Banens and Ethan Barr-Hamilton share a familiar, but professional ease that’s been formed over countless competitive negotiations, and it’s this approach that served them well during the intense ALSA competition.

“Before handing off to the other team, …

Griffith University Animation Alumni Sell Hit Show Bluey To Disney


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The first two seasons of the hit series Bluey, created by Griffith Film School animation alumni, are going global and will soon screen internationally on Disney Junior and Disney+.

Conceived by Griffith film graduate Joe Brumm, Bluey is the most watched show on ABC iView, with more than 90 million plays.

The series was produced by Emmy award-winning Ludo Studio, co-founded by fellow Griffith Film School alumnus Daley Pearson, …


ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Award Title:Bachelor of Laws (Hons)
Length of Program:8 Semesters completed over 4 years
Intake:February or July
Prerequisites:Completed high school diploma. Contact KOM Consultants for full details
LSAT Score:Not required for Griffith Law School
Interview:Not required for Griffith Law School
Application Dates:Applicants are advised to apply 9 months in advance
Annual Tuition Fees:Contact KOM Consultants for latest tuition fees 1-877-318-8203
Faculty:Law
Country:Australia