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  • Locations: New York, United States
  • Program Terms: GI - Winter, Winter
  • Restrictions: RMIT applicants only
  • Exchange Program (Semester/Year): scroll to the Program Description to apply.

    All Other Programs: once application cycle opens, use the "Apply Now" button that will appear in this section.
Dates / Deadlines:

Exchange Program (Semester/Year) applicants: Scroll down to the Program Description to view exchange application deadlines.

All other programs: There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Key Experience Criteria
Key Experience Criteria
Program type: Study Tours (Global Intensives)
About your Experience
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Applications for the 2019 program are now closed.

Students who have been made offers will need to register at the bottom of this page.


Course: JD Innovative Justice & Court Innovation
Course Coordinator: Anna Howard & Rob Hulls

Content Description:
  • Learn about new approaches to the organisation of justice systems and the delivery of legal services.
  • Develop your understanding of innovative justice, court innovation and affordable justice.
  • Engage with legal practical issues that may accompany the adoption of these practices in Australia.
  • Gain a uniquely global perspective on law and innovation and the influence of the innovative justice and court innovation practices in Australia.
Maximum places: 10
Short term program Pre-departure workshop:  TBC, you will be contacted with details
Pre-travel Classes: TBC
Travel Dates: 24 June – 30 June 2019
Post-Travel Classes: TBC
Final Assessment Submission: TBC


Application: Applications for the 2019 program are now closed.

Enrolment and Academic Credit
Successful applicants will be enroled into one of the courses below, by RMIT staff:
- City Campus - LAW2533 JD Study Tour (CIJ): Innovative Justice and Court Innovation
- Open University - LAW2534 JD Study Tour (CIJ): Innovative Justice and Court Innovation
These are 12 credit point courses.

Eligibility Criteria:
- Be a currently enrolled Juris Doctor student
- Have completed or achieved the equivalent of at least 1 semester of academic study at RMIT at the time of application deadline. (36cp FT/12cp  PT)
- Have one general elective available in your program plan 
- Your previous Academic Progress may affect your eligibility for the GI course.
- Not be at Second Stage At Risk - if you are at Second Stage At Risk, you will not be eligible for this year’s global intensive course and it is recommended that you apply again after your academic progress improves.

Tuition Fees: RMIT tuition fees for a 12 credit point course. Link to fee information:
Domestic students 
International students

Materials fee: n/a

Other costs to consider:
Airfares
Accommodation
Shopping, spending money (see www.numbeo.com)
Additional travel insurance*
*Students are now covered by RMIT’s travel insurance, although you may require additional cover depending on your circumstances 

Cancellation Fees: 
If you withdraw from the course after you have received formal acceptance into the tour, you will be liable for a withdrawal fee of $250.
If you withdraw after the Census date, you will still be liable for tuition fees, as per standard enrolment policy.

Funding
There are no mobility grants available for this program.
There may be alternative ways to fund your trip. Please check the Scholarships website and Global Mobility website for funding options.
 


Exchange Program (Semester/Year): scroll to the Program Description to apply.

All Other Programs: once application cycle opens, use the "Apply Now" button that will appear in this section.