Work Placement - LEGAL497 (2022)

This is a work placement paper designed to provide a 30 point credit towards the LLB degree. This paper enables students to undertake work placement in an area related to their major as part of their degree. Students work in a chosen field for a period of time in order to gain valuable work experience and learn from experts in their chosen field. To complete the Work Placement paper students need to complete a 5000 word (max) research essay. This essay needs to be focused on a legal issue that arose or was connected to the work the student undertook during the placement. The student also needs to provide a workplace journal documenting the work they have undertaken and the legal issues that have arisen.

Paper Information

Points: 30.0
Prerequisite(s): Approval from the Paper Convenor.
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0
Restriction(s): LEGAL496

Note: Departmental Approval Required. This paper requires supervison, and enrolment is therefore subject to there being an available supervisor within the Faculty.

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
22X (HAM)X Teaching period : 3 Jan 2022 - 1 Jan 2023 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures

The Timetable for 2022 is not available.


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2022 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2021 paper outlines are available for LEGAL497. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2022 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Law | Work-Integrated Learning | Work Placements

Other available years: Work Placement - LEGAL497 (2021) , Work Placement - LEGAL497 (2020)

Paper details current as of : 21 September 2021 3:21pm
Indicative fees current as of : 23 September 2021 4:30am

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