Learning Principles

Learning Principles

Learning Principles

To ensure we meet the needs of the practising legal profession, we aim to continually strengthen our:

  • Research and scholarship activities
  • Teaching and learning policies
  • Professional and community engagement

Principles in research and scholarship

The College promotes research and scholarship based on academic integrity and the practical application of the law. We aim to stay at the forefront of the new thinking, study and experimentation associated with best practice legal services.

Principles in research and scholarship

 


 Principles in teaching and learning

The College supports teaching and learning which involves:

  • preparing new entrants to the legal profession by equipping them with sound legal knowledge, the conceptual ability to solve legal problems, practical legal skills and ethical awareness, and
  • meeting the needs of practising lawyers and law firms through advanced learning programs that:
    • address new knowledge and new concepts at the leading edge of professional practice, and
    • support effective law practice management, and the delivery of legal services to the community, and
    • provide quality, career-enhancing learning experiences for all participants. 

     

     Principles in teaching and learning


Principles of engagement with the profession and community

The College actively contributes to the intellectual life of the legal profession and the community by engaging in a range of activities beyond core teaching and scholarship activities. 

 

Principles of engagement with the profession and community