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Legal Internship (LAWS50059) // Assessment

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  • Hurdle Requirement: Attendance at a pre-internship orientation session or online equivalent;
  • Hurdle Requirement: Legal internships activity log, due 2 weeks after completion of the internship placement;
  • Reflective journal (1,500 words) due 2 weeks after completion of internship placement (30%);
  • Legal writing portfolio (4,000 words) due 2 months after completion of internship placement (70%).

The assessed research work may take a variety of forms, including substantial research memoranda or advice, briefs or written submissions, legal policy advocacy, or a research essay. It may include work carried out during the internship (subject to agreement with the host organisation) or after the internship but directly connected with the internship.