BLB1101 - Australian Legal System in Context
BLB1114 - Legal Research Methods
LLW3009 - Lawyers' Ethics and Professional Responsibility
|1.||Exemplify the fundamental skills of client interviewing within the context of legal practice;|
|2.||Strategise and conduct oral interviews in the manner of legal practitioners interviewing clients or other parties to legal action;|
|3.||Discriminate between the types of oral argument and questioning most suitable when conducting the different stages of presenting cases in court (opening and closing cases, examination in chief, re-examination and cross examinations);|
|4.||Construct and present persuasive oral legal argument to influence relevant professional and non-professional audiences;|
|5.||Role-play common legal advocacy tasks in the manner of a legal practitioner appearing before a court or tribunal situation; and|
|6.||Advocate with responsibility and accountability, verbally and in writing for a hypothetical client or cause towards resolution of the problem.|
|Assignment||Mock interview and written submission (1500 words)||25%|
|Assignment||Critical reflection on advocacy (1500 words)||25%|
|Presentation||Oral presentation with written submission (1500 words)||50%|
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