Clinical Placement Offerings

LAW4803 Clinical Placement / LAW4811 In House Placement

The Clinical Placement is an ‘umbrella’ unit that houses a number of different placement opportunities. LAW4803 Placements are hosted by organisations external to Monash University, usually at their premises. LAW4811 In House Placements are conducted in partnership with an external organisation but hosted at Monash Law Clinics in the CBD. In order to be eligible for enrolment, students must complete a number of prerequisites (see the Unit Handbook for more information). The available placements differ between semesters.  This page may be updated from time to time as new or additional placements become available, so check back regularly!

To find out more about each placement, click on the placement name below.

You can find out general information such as pre-requisites, assessment and FAQ's below the listed clinical placement offers.  Please note that selection will be based on your CV, the quality of your statement of interest, and finally, your academic result.

To apply for LAW4811 or LAW4803 eligible law students must complete this Google Form. If you have completed Unit 4803, you are still eligible to apply for Unit 4811, and vice versa.

Clinical Period Dates

Clinical Periods

Clinical period dates

Application opening and closing dates

Orientation

Clinical Period 1

2021/22

6 December 2021 - 11 March 2022

(summer break 17 December - 4 January)

Opening: 18 October 2021

Closing: 7 November 2021

2 December 2021

Clinical Period 2

2022

14 March - 10 June

2022

Opening: 24 January

Closing: 13 February

10 March

Clinical Period 3

2022

13 June - 2 September

2022

Opening: 11 April

Closing: 23 May

9 June

Clinical Period 4

2022

5 September - 25 November

2022

Opening: 4 July

Closing: 8 August

1 September

Law Firms

In House Legal

International/Human Rights

(run out of Monash Law Clinics Melbourne CBD premises)

Courts

Community Legal

Law Technology and Innovation

Government / Governance

Other

Clinical Placement Guidelines and Information

Enquiries

Undergraduate student services
Email: ask.monash
Phone: 1800 MONASH (1800 666 274)

Associate Professor Ross Hyams - Clinical Placement for Undergraduate and JD
Email: ross.hyams@monash.edu
Phone: +61 3 9905 3352