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Australian Capital Territory: Part-time - Blended (5 days onsite)
Course ID BP2305P_1_B
The College of Law’s Practical Legal Training is the leading program in Australia for law graduates preparing for admission to practice.
This option involves an initial 5 days of compulsory onsite workshops followed by 14 weeks of online learning, with the support of a dedicated lecturer.
Completion of this program leads to the award of the Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (GDLP).
This is an Australian Capital Territory course.
Domestic Students $10,150
International Students $14,650
10 July 2023
29 August 2023
17 July 2023
09 February 2024
University of Canberra
Participate in compulsory onsite workshops held between 9am – 5pm for the first five days of the program. A timetable of the workshops will be provided.
Attendance is recorded for the workshops.
Please note you will need to bring your own device to the first week of the course.
This option a part-time program.
Students undertaking this program will need to devote at least 15 -20 hours per week during the coursework component of the program.
This option suits students who are working/have other commitments and are looking to balance study at the same time.
The Practical Legal Training program is undertaken in three components:
- Work Experience
- Continuing Professional Education
Complete all three components to receive your Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice and be admitted as an Australian lawyer.
To enrol in this program you will need to:
- Be a graduate in law or have qualified to graduate in law (completed your final exam), and
- Your law qualification is Australian or equivalent, and
- Be able to provide proof of completion of your law degree by the Practical Legal Training course census date (unofficial transcript or completion letter is sufficient)
Except in special and limited circumstance, you cannot start your Practical Legal Training in the Australian Capital Territory until you have completed your law degree.
Please contact the Legal Profession Admission Board on (02) 6207 1219 for further information on the application of the early start criteria.
You will have to provide evidence of your law qualification or early commencement letter from the admitting authority by the Practical Legal Training course census date.
How To Apply
To enrol, simply complete the online enrolment form.
You will need to have the following information ready to upload:
- A copy of your Academic Transcript (unofficial transcript or completion letter is sufficient)
- A current colour photo of your face
- Unique Student Identifier (USI)
This is a quick process which only takes 15 minutes. We will email you once your enrolment has been processed and confirmed.
Terms and Conditions
This program is subject to minimum numbers. The College of Law reserves the right to cancel the program where the level of enrolments does not reach the minimum numbers required to operate the program viably.