The primary objective is to allow staff to put into practice and refine their advocacy skills in a realistic but safe setting.

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Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. Practice what they have learned throughout the course;  
  2. Receive and provide feedback to others on their performance;  
  3. Hone their advocacy skills; and  
  4. Develop a sense of confidence in their ability to perform their required roles.  


Assessment type Description Grade
Presentation Present a prepared case study before a Moot Master (1 hour) Pass/Fail
Review Review court room presentation with Barrister and Peers (1 hour) Pass/Fail
Case Study Meet with offender for spontaneous case study (1 hour) Pass/Fail
Review General group debrief (30 min) Pass/Fail

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