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Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts (LHA)

Top reasons to study here

  • We are committed to social justice and providing a legal education which engages with the complexities of law's intersection with society.
  • Graduates receive a practical and contextual legal education that prepares them for traditional careers in the legal profession.
  • Our teachers include some of the most distinguished and experienced academics and practitioners in Australia.

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Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts (LHA) is dedicated to teaching excellence and engaging students in a practical, intellectually rigorous and satisfying learning experience.


Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts (LHA) delivear a world-class degree that provides a thorough grounding in the law, as well as a real-world focus on the essential practical skills and the social and ethical context in which the law operates.


We explore key contemporary issues in the fields of law, humanities and the creative arts. This occurs not only within specialised disciplinary contexts, but also through rich interdisciplinary dialogue and exchange.  Legal research enters into dialogue with sociological, philosophical, historical and cultural research, as well as with modes of creative practice and criticism.


We encourage you to explore your interest area and will help you carve out your career options. A UOW Law degree can take you anywhere: the destination is up to you.

  • Barrister
  • Commercial Lawyer
  • Criminal Defence Lawyer
  • Diplomat
  • Environmental Lawyer
  • Government Lawyer
  • In-House Legal Adviser
  • Intellectual Property Lawyer
  • Legal Consultant

Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia

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