Law Clerk Field Training

Law Clerk Field Training

LAWS 2037

Students find and complete an 84-hour field placement in a legal environment. Students apply the knowledge and skills gained in the classroom to practical settings such as law firms, corporations and courts. Students work independently, and as part of a team, to assist legal professionals with client matters, in a professional and ethical manner. Through employer and self-evaluation, students identify areas for improvement and possible future career paths. All placements must be approved by the Field Placement Coordinator.

Credits

6

Course Hours

84

Prerequisites

Post Secondary level COMP 1003 Microcomputer Applications Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level COMP 1012 Intro to Business Doc. Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level COMP 1048 Introduction to Keyboarding Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level COMM 1016 Communication Essentials Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level LAWS 2046 Contracts and Torts Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level LAWS 1014 Family Law 1 Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level LAWS 1015 Debtor/Creditor/Landlrd/Tenant Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level LAWS 1023 Intro Legal Office Admin Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level LAWS 1024 Foundations of Legal System Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level LAWS 2051 Adv Legal Office Admin Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level LAWS 2039 Family Law 2 Minimum Grade of 50
and (Post Secondary level LAWS 2042 Civil Litigation 1 Minimum Grade of 50
or Post Secondary level LAWS 2053 Civil Litigation 1 Minimum Grade of 50)
and Post Secondary level LAWS 2044 Real Estate Law 1 Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level LAWS 2040 Corp and Commercial Law 1 Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level LAWS 2032 Estates Law Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level LAWS 2041 Corp and Commercial Law 2 Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level LAWS 2043 Civil Litigation 2 Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level LAWS 2045 Real Estate Law 2 Minimum Grade of 50
and Post Secondary level LAWS 2052 Legal Professional Ethics Minimum Grade of 50

Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

Contact coned@georgiancollege.ca or call 705.722.5149 for more information.