Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Laws
Sample pathway
Requirements:
 a major (48 cp) from Science Table A
 12 cp of mathematics degree core units of study (students may count the units from their majors or minors to fulfill this requirement)
 12 cp of 1000level science elective units of study (excluding units listed as Mathematics degree core. Students may count the units from their majors or minors to fulfill this requirement)
 12 cp of Open Learning Environment units from Table O
 a minimum of 24 cp of elective units or units taken towards a program from Table A, Table S or Table O
 144 cp of Law units of study as specified in the University of Sydney Law School Undergraduate Table, of which 48 credit points are Combined Law compulsory units of study for Years 1, 2 and 3 of the combined degree and are credited towards the requirements for both the Bachelor of Science and the Bachelor of Laws.
General pathway
Note that other arrangements are also possible.

Semester 
Unit of study 1 
Unit of study 2 
Unit of study 3 
Unit of study 4 
Unit of study 5 
Total 

Year 1 
1 
Science Table A Major

Mathematics Degree Core

Mathematics Degree Core

Science Elective

Law compulsory


6 
3 
3 
6 
6 
24 

2 
Science Table A Major 1XXX 
Mathematics Degree Core 1XXX 
Mathematics Degree Core 1XXX 
Science Elective 1XXX 
Law compulsory 1XXX 


6 
3 
3 
6 
6 
24 

Year 2 
1 
Science Table A Major 2XXX 
OLE XXXX 
Law compulsory 1XXX 
Law compulsory 1XXX 


6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

2 
Science Table A Major 2XXX 
OLE XXXX 
Elective 2XXX/3XXX 
Law compulsory 1XXX 



6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

Year 3 
1 
Science Table A Major 3XXX 
Science Table A Major 3XXX 
Elective 2XXX/3XXX 
Law compulsory 1XXX 


6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

2 
Science Table A Major 3XXX 
Science Table A Major 3XXX 
Law compulsory 1XXX 
Law compulsory 1XXX 



6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

Year 4

1 
Law compulsory 2XXX 
Law compulsory 2XXX 
Law compulsory 2XXX 
Law compulsory 2XXX 


6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

2

Law compulsory 2XXX 
Law compulsory 2XXX 
Law compulsory 2XXX 
Law compulsory 2XXX 



6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

Year 5  1 
Law compulsory 2XXX 
Law elective LAWS3XXX/6XXX 2XXX 
Law elective LAWS3XXX/6XXX 
Law elective LAWS3XXX/6XXX 

6  6  6  6  24  
2 
Law elective LAWS3XXX/6XXX 
Law elective LAWS3XXX/6XXX 
Law elective LAWS3XXX/6XXX 
Law elective LAWS3XXX/6XXX 

6  6  6  6  24  
Total credit points: 
240 

Please refer to the Sydney Law School Handbook for more information on Law units of study. 
Example pathway  Financial Mathematics and Statistics Major
Note that other arrangements are also possible.

Semester 
Unit of study 1 
Unit of study 2 
Unit of study 3 
Unit of study 4 
Unit of study 5 
Units of study 6 & credit points 
Total 

Year 1 
1 
Financial Mathematics and Statistics Major
Linear Algebra* 
Financial Mathematics and Statistics Major
Calculus of One Variable* 
Elective
Chemistry1A 
Science Elective
Earth, Environment and Society 
Law compulsory
Foundations of Law 
Law compulsory LAWS1024 Legal Research 

3 
3 
6 
6 
6 
0 
24 

2 
Financial Mathematics and Statistics Major MATH1023 Multivariable Calculus and Modelling* 
Financial Mathematics and Statistics Major MATH1005 Statistical Thinking with Data* 
Elective HPSC1001 What is This Thing Called Science? 
Science Elective GEOS1002 Introductory Geography 
Law compulsory LAWS1012 Torts 


3 
3 
6 
6 
6 
24 

Year 2 
1 
Financial Mathematics and Statistics Major STAT2011 Probability and Estimation Theory 
OLE units OLET1652 How to Estimate Anything AND OLET1622 Numbers and Numerics AND OLET2628 Research Data Management 
Law compulsory LAWS1014 Civil and Criminal Procedure 
Law compulsory LAWS1015 Contracts 



6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

2 
Financial Mathematics and Statistics Major MATH2070 Optimisation and Financial Mathematics 
OLE units OLET1605 Communication in STEM AND OLET1616 The Science of Health and Wellbeing AND OLET1644 How we make decisions 
Elective HPSC2100 The Birth of Modern Science 
Law compulsory LAWS1016 Criminal Law 



6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

Year 3 
1 
Financial Mathematics and Statistics Major MATH3076 Mathematical Computing 
Financial Mathematics and Statistics Major STAT3021 Stochastic Processes 
Elective HPSC2011 Science, Ethics and Society 
Law compulsory LAWS1023 Public International Law 


6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

2 
Financial Mathematics and Statistics Major SCPU3001 Science Interdisciplinary Project 
Financial Mathematics and Statistics Major MATH3075 Financial Derivatives 
Law compulsory LAWS1017 Torts and Contracts II 
Law compulsory LAWS1021 Public Law 



6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

Year 4

1 
Law compulsory LAWS2010 Administrative Law 
Law compulsory LAWS2011 Federal Constitutional Law 
Law compulsory LAWS2012 Intro to Property and Commercial Law 
Law compulsory LAWS2013 The Legal Profession 



6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

2

Law compulsory LAWS2014 Corporations Law 
Law compulsory LAWS2015 Equity 
Law compulsory LAWS2016 Evidence 
Law compulsory LAWS2017 Real Property 



6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

Year 5  1 
Law compulsory LAWS2018 Private International Law 
Law elective LAWS3401 Advanced Constitutional Law 
Law elective LAWS3403 Advanced Corporate Law 
Law elective LAWS3412 Australian Income Tax 

6  6  6  6  24  
2 
Law elective LAWS3447 Law and Economics 
Law elective LAWS3411 AntiDiscrimination Law 
Law elective LAWS3432 Family Law 
Law elective LAWS3435 Indigenous Peoples and Public Law 

6  6  6  6  24  
Total credit points: 
240 

Please refer to the Sydney Law School Handbook for more information on Law units of study. *Unit double counts towards the degree core requirement of 12 cp of Mathematics units of study and the Financial Mathematics and Statistics major. 