Presentation on theme: "Legal Internship LAWS5174 FACULTY OF LAW. The University of Western Australia Welcome to Legal Internship What is this unit about? Legal internship."— Presentation transcript:
Legal Internship LAWS5174 FACULTY OF LAW
The University of Western Australia Welcome to Legal Internship What is this unit about? Legal internship opportunities How to apply for Legal internships What NOT to do... Questions
The University of Western Australia What is the unit about? What we do... Unit Objectives Unit Structure Assessment Grading
The University of Western Australia Legal Internship Opportunities The four streams: Social Justice Human Rights Rural and Regional Commercial Finding a placement: Leave it to us Finding your own placement External Internship programs
The University of Western Australia Some new opportunities for 2015
The University of Western Australia What not to do This is not a ‘soft option’ Don’t be a ‘rock star’ Please dress and behave appropriately Get involved with your organisation AND the unit activities
The University of Western Australia So you want to go ahead....? All students seeking to take part in Legal Internship must: Complete the Expression of Interest form;Expression of Interest form Provide a Curriculum Vitae of no more than 2 A4 pages; and Attend a short meeting with the unit-coordinator and, in some cases, a representative of the host organisation. The Expression of Interest form and CV must be submitted by 5.00pm Monday 13 April Submissions should be made to Uniprint at and the course code is: LAWS5174 Due to the volume of applications and the necessity to interview prospective interns, the application process is quite lengthy. Please be patient. Students will be notified whether they have been allocated a placement by Friday 29 May 2015.