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Professional and Community Engagement - LAW551

This unit provides the opportunity for students to engage with the legal profession and community through participation in a variety of workplace experiences including, but not limited to, law firms, legal centres, community-based legal organisations and services, government agencies and not-for-profit organisations. The experience may be via clerkship, volunteer work, or internship, and may be undertaken on a weekly or block basis. Students source their own placement, and nominate it for approval by the convenor. Applications for the unit are advertised by the convenor via email.

Credit Points: 3
When Offered:

S1 Day - Session 1, North Ryde, Day

S1 External - Session 1, External (On-campus dates: Compulsory)

S2 Day - Session 2, North Ryde, Day

S2 External - Session 2, External (On-campus dates: Compulsory)

S3 Day - Session 3, December 2015 - February 2016, North Ryde, Day

S3 External - Session 3, December 2015 - February 2016, External (On-campus dates: Compulsory)

Staff Contact(s): Ms Debra Ronan

48cp in LAW or LAWS units and permission of Executive Dean of Faculty Prerequisite Information


Unit Designation(s):

Social Science

Unit Type: PACE unit
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Macquarie Law School

Faculty of Arts

Timetable Information

For unit timetable information and session dates for external offerings please visit the Timetables@Macquarie Website.