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Juris Doctor

Postgraduate | FLI-JRS-MAS | 2024

Take up a flexible law degree that works for you

Engage with an innovative model of postgraduate study grounded in problem-based learning. Start on a pathway to practice as a barrister and solicitor, or work in fields as diverse as commerce, consulting and advising, social justice and human rights.

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Study method
100% online
Assessments
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Credit available
Yes
Duration
3 years full time or part time equivalent
Total subjects
23

Price from
$98,280
Available loans
Australian Higher Education Loan Program (HELP)

Juris Doctor

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Entry requirements

Career opportunities

The Juris Doctor is a pathway to legal practice as a barrister and solicitor in a range of settings, including law firms, in-house counsel and community legal centres. Graduates are also highly competitive in a range of other careers outside of law including government, commerce, consulting and advising, public administration, social justice and human rights, as leaders across the globe.

Professional recognition

To satisfy both the academic and practical requirements underpinning eligibility to be admitted as a barrister and solicitor in the State of South Australia graduates of this degree must also complete a practical legal training course; admission to practice in other States and Territories in Australia would normally be possible on completion of both courses but is formally subject to the requirements in place in those jurisdictions.

This course is accredited by the Legal Practitioners Education and Admission Council in South Australia and is recognised in other Australian states and territories.

Career outlook

Barristers:
Over $120K
Policy and Planning Managers:
Over $120K
Solicitors:
$75K to $93K

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