High School events

Research, Writing and Referencing Workshop

For high school students and teachers

The School of Law and Justice offers local schools access to a 2 hour Legal Research, Writing and Referencing workshop at a SCU campus (Lismore or Gold Coast) or at the school. The workshop is designed for legal studies students however senior school students undertaking any HSIE unit will benefit from the workshop content.

The workshop provides Year 11 and 12 students and teachers with access to academic research, writing and referencing skills and an understanding of university expectations and academic conventions. The workshop is designed to assist students succeed with their secondary studies and supports their smooth transition to university.

Contact

E: jane.gilmour@scu.edu.au
T: 02 66 20 3800


Criminal Process Intensive                    

Dates:  Monday 3 - Friday 7 December, 2018 (5 day program)

This five day program is offered at the SCU Gold Coast campus and it is available for Year 12 (2019) students enrolled in any high school subject. In 2019 the intensive will be offered at both the Gold Coast and Lismore campuses subject to enrolment numbers.

This unit explores how major crimes are prosecuted and defended and provides an overview of the role of lawyers, police, courts and the criminal justice system. The unit is ideal for students interested in criminology, criminal justice system and the law. The unit has an optional assessment component and if the assessment is completed successfully, students will be granted credit towards a number of SCU Law programs.

Contact

E: jane.gilmour@scu.edu.au
T: 02 66 20 3800

Criminal Process Intensive - December 2018


HSC Legal Studies Day

This annual event provides legal studies students with an excellent opportunity to prepare for their HSC legal studies examinations by accessing expert advice and knowledge from an experienced HSC marker and legal studies teachers.

The day includes sessions on tips and traps of the HSC and legal studies syllabus subjects including human rights, crime, family, world order and global environmental protection. The School of Law and Justice hosts this free student event to assist student success in HSC Legal Studies examinations.

The 2018 HSC Legal Studies Day was held at the Lismore campus on Friday 24 August, 2018.

Contact

E: jane.gilmour@scu.edu.au
T: 02 66 20 3800