Curtin Law School (CLS) offers a range of programs including a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) taught by highly qualified and experienced legal academics, a professionally relevant Business Law major taught within the Bachelor of Commerce and a suite of tax programs taught at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Academic staff within the school are committed to high levels of industry relevant research as well as dedicated, professional and stimulating teaching methods.
The Curtin Law School is fortunate to be richly endowed with industry and professional connections. Our Advisory Board members, including the Hon Chief Justice Peter Quinlan SC, share their knowledge and experience to help shape course content, create learning opportunities and ensure your course remains relevant to the legal profession. Curtin Law School follows the same industry-connected ethos of Curtin Business School, drawing on deep industry connections to create real world learning opportunities for our law students.
Curtin Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
The Curtin Bachelor of Laws (LLB) is an approved qualification under Rule 8 of the Legal Profession (Admission) Rules 2009 (WA) and satisfies the academic requirements for admission to legal practice in Western Australia. Graduates will be eligible for membership of the Law Society of Western Australia.
Business Law Major & Taxation Major- Bachelor of Commerce
Completion of a Business Law or Taxation Major within Bachelor of Commerce meets the increasing need of government, industry and the accounting profession for graduates who do not wish to enter into professional legal practice but still possess a strong background in law and business studies.
Graduates have the opportunity to seek membership of a range of professional bodies, including:
John Curtin Law Clinic
The John Curtin Law Clinic aims to enhance the education of Curtin Law students and improve access to justice through supervised professional experience. The Law Clinic offers services to eligible Western Australian small businesses in a clinical legal education environment.Learn more
Ghent Summer Law Program
The Ghent Summer Law Program gives participants a ‘once in a lifetime’ opportunity to learn international law at a reputed European university. It blends academic value with an unforgettable student experience at the heart of Europe.Learn more