Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2012.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 56 hours. |
Total Time Commitment: 90 hours.
|Prerequisites:||Legal Method and Reasoning; Principles of Public Law; Dispute Resolution; Obligations; Contracts; Constitutional Law; Administrative Law; Property; Trusts; Criminal Law and Procedure; Legal Ethics; Evidence and Proof; or in each case their equivalents.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||Remedies; Corporations Law; or equivalents, are desirable.|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None.|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills, and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
The University is dedicated to providing support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/.
ContactMelbourne Law School Student Centre
Tel: +61 3 8344 4475
You have nearly finished your degree. You know what the law is, but do you know how to be a lawyer?
This intensive workshop will introduce students to some of the theoretical considerations related to the practice of law, as well as some of the practical skills required of legal practitioners. Instruction and demonstrations will be provided by a range of experts, including practitioners from a variety of employment settings. The workshop will be largely interactive, with students being given the opportunity to participate in a series of simulated exercises, allowing them to put their learned skills into action.
The workshop will cover the types of tasks and issues commonly encountered by junior practitioners, such as:
Note: This subject is available to students in the final year of their LLB degree only.
On completion of this subject, students should:
|Prescribed Texts:||Printed materials will be available from the Melbourne Law School.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of the subject, students should have developed the following generic skills:
|Notes:||This subject has a quota of 30. Please contact the Law Student Centre for enrolment information.|
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