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25 days work experience

25 days work experience

25 days work experience +
5-week Clinical Experience Module

The Clinical Experience Module (CEM) is a 5-week online program that combined with 25 days of work experience satisfies the Work Experience requirements of the Practical Legal Training program.

INCLUDES FIVE ACTIVITIES:

Four written reflections and advanced skills session

WHEN CAN YOU START?

Full Time: At the end of your Coursework Component
Part Time: From week 16 of your Coursework Component

ADDITIONAL FEES

Students selecting the CEM pay an additional fee of $1,460.
FEE-HELP is available.

Payment Options

 

Before enrolling in CEM, you must have completed your work experience and have lodged the Application and Declaration forms

 

CEM ACTIVITIES

1. Advanced Skills

Advanced practice skills in interviewing and negotiation are taught in the context of real-world scenarios.

You are required to submit detailed interview and negotiation plans* and participate in and complete a file note of a client interview and take part in a related negotiation activity leading to agreed terms of settlement.

2. Ethics in Action

A reflective analysis* of a judgment in a legal disciplinary matter

3. The Lawyer/Client Relationship

A reflective analysis* of the way client expectations were identified and managed during the work experience placement.

4. Delivery of Legal Services

Based on observation during your placement, a reflective analysis* of how clients’ legal problems were resolved, examining the roles of the parties involved and the processes employed.

5. Legal Practice Management

A critical analysis* of two aspects of practice management observed during the work experience placement.


*1500 to 2000 words assessment – the activities are assessed on a satisfactory/not satisfactory basis and are not graded.

 

COURSE DATES

Start Date Census Date End Date Code
10 Jan 2022 18 Jan 2022 18 Feb 2022 AM22_W01
21 Feb 2022 1 Mar 2022 25 Mar 2022 AM22_W02
21 Mar 2022 29 Mar 2022 22 Apr 2022 AM22_W03
18 Apr 2022 26 Apr 2022 20 May 2022 AM22_W04
30 May 2022 7 Jun 2022 01Jul 2022 AM22_W05
4 Jul 2022 12 Jul 2022 5 Aug 2022 AM22_W06
5 Sep 2022 13 Sep 2022 7 Oct 2022 AM22_W07
7 Nov 2022 15 Nov 2022 9 Dec 2022 AM22_W08
9 Jan 2023  TBC  10 Feb 2023  AM23_W01 
20 Feb 2023  TBC  24 Mar 2023  AM23_W02 
20 Mar 2023  TBC  21 Apr 2023  AM23_W03 
17 Apr 2023  TBC  19 May 2023  AM23_W04 
29 May 2023  TBC  30 Jun 2023  AM23_W05 

 

How to enrol

  1. Select the CEM course you intend enrolling in.
  2. Download and complete the Clinical Experience Module (CEM) Enrolment Form
  3. If you have indicated you are paying by FEE-HELP, we will email you a link to the FEE-HELP form once we have received  your application.
  4. Complete, sign and return the form, along with any accompanying documentation to: support@collaw.edu.au