Australian Legal System

Statement of Attainment

Course information

About the course

Course Number: 160-16123V01

Are you considering studying a Diploma of Legal Services?
The Legal Services skillset provides the perfect introduction to the Diploma of Legal Studies by providing you with two units essential to your success.
On completion of the Legal Services Skillset you will:
• have the ability to identify roles and responsibilities of key bodies in the legal system
• produce and dispatch legal documentation
• use court etiquette
• complete administrative tasks and to apply for legal certification
• differentiate between civil and criminal proceedings
• examine legislation
• and complete essential tasks that are required within a legal practice.

This knowledge will assist you to successfully complete the Diploma of Legal Practice while also cementing your career journey into the Legal Services industry.

Course study options
TAFE to Uni Pathway
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  • What you'll learn

  • Entry requirements

  • Future study pathways

  • Career opportunities

  • TAFE 2 uni pathways

  • Get credit for previous study and life experience

Other student services offered with this course

Counselling and career services
Disability support services
Libraries and information services

Online learning

Key dates
Start Anytime
Attendance details
Additional Study: 13.00000 hours per week for 2 semesters
Assessment methods may include
Short Answer Questions
Enrolment Information‏
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