The career-ready experience built into your law degree
Nothing prepares you for the reality of the courtroom better than in-depth, practical experience. It doesn’t matter how much you know, it’s the ability to put that knowledge into practice that separates you from the rest.
At Swinburne Online, you’ll have access to unique and innovative practical experiencers during your law course that will put you on the fast track to starting your law career. You’ll learn how to keep up to date with new technologies and have a chance to apply your learning to real world settings.
Here’s how we’ll get you there:
Technological and digital-based learning
The relationship between the law and technology is becoming more complex than ever. In response, Swinburne Online has focused on building your digital skill set with highly practical units that examine the role of technology in our legal system. With these skills at hand, you’ll have a strong head start on your law career.
Moot court exercises and professional placements
A moot court exercise simulates real-life court procedures, allowing you to practise your oratory and reflective thinking skills. These exercises provide you with vital experience that will leave you well prepared for your professional placements.
As a Bachelor of Laws student, you will also complete three professional placements throughout your degree. These placements allow you to build confidence and expertise and give you the opportunity to take everything you’ve learned and apply it in a professional legal context.
Throughout your professional placements and coursework, you will have the opportunity to network and learn directly from experienced legal professionals. Having access to their in-depth knowledge will mean that by the time you graduate you will be equipped with the career-ready experience you need to thrive in the legal field.