AD015 - Associate Degree in Legal Practice (Paralegal)

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RMIT program code: AD015
Plan name: Associate Degree in Legal Practice (Paralegal)
Plan code: AD015
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 

The program comprises sixteen (16) courses that are worth 12 Credit Points each.  As a full-time student, you will complete four (4) courses each semester for four semesters' duration.

Associate Degrees have their own calendar. Semester One (1710) commences on Monday 6 February and finishes on the Friday 23 June as per the Associate Degree 2017 calendar. This includes exam periods.

Continuing students 

If you are a continuing student, Enrolment Online (EOL) will open on Wednesday 2 November and close on Sunday 18 December 2016. Please note: if you do not enrol of take an approved leave of absence by the last day to enrol you will lose your place in the program.

 

New Students

Enrolment online will open from Wednesday 2 November 2016.

 

For any assistance please contact Business Central via RMIT Connect

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Year One of Program

These are your specific instructions on enrolling into your first two semesters of your Associate Degree in Legal Practice (Paralegal) program.  This will be followed by a table listing all courses comprising the first year of the program.

 

You will complete the remaining twelve (12) courses in the next three (3) semesters.

 

 

It is highly recomended that you repeat any failed course(s) in the next available semester. Please seek advice from Business Central via RMIT Connect.

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Introduction to Legal Method12LAW2538City Campus35403451
Criminal Law12LAW2493City Campus30923454
Law of Contract12LAW2539City Campus35433452
Legal Practice and Technology12LAW2540City Campus35463453
Tort Law12LAW2541City Campus35573441
Family Law12YesLAW2492City Campus2916
Civil Procedure and Dispute Resolution12LAW2490City Campus35582917
Evidence Law12LAW2487City Campus2919
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

If you are a continuing student please enrol into three (3) core courses and one general elective for semester 2, 2016 (1650).

For further assistance please contact Business Central.

 

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Professional Skills and Responsibility12LAW2494City Campus30903456
Land Law and Conveyancing12YesLAW2486City Campus30973457
Wills, Probate and Administration12YesLAW2491City Campus30933458
Introduction to Management12BUSM4295City Campus31122933
Intellectual Property12YesLAW2495City Campus2915
Government and the Law12YesLAW2496City Campus2914
AND
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Complete the following Course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

There are currently no classes scheduled to satisfy this requirement.
OR

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

University Elective
}
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Business Central via RMIT Connect or Text BC80 to 0477 444 555 to join the queue at Business Central, Building 80, Level 7, 445 Swanston street.  

Timetabling

The majority of Higher Education programs use the Student Timetabling System (STS). Go to the Student Timetabling System web page to access timetabling information.

If your program is taught by a Vocational Education (VE) school then please go to the Vocational Education timetabling website.

Material fees

Some courses and programs have material fees (fees for field trips, goods or services) associated with them. In most cases these charges are not compulsory, but are levied by the teaching school for materials they purchase on your behalf for use in your studies. Go to the Material Fees web page to check the material fees for your program and courses.

Enrolment

For more information about enrolment at RMIT University, please go to the Enrolment home page.

*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

Policies

For more information about other RMIT University policies, please go to the Policies web site.

Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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