Internship Courses for All? Supporting Students Undertaking Unpaid University-Run Legal Internships
Alternative Law Journal 2019, Vol. 44(3) 226–231
13 Pages Posted: 10 Oct 2019 Last revised: 11 Oct 2019
Date Written: October 9, 2019
This article reflects on internship courses offered by Australian law schools. It focuses on the barriers faced by students in gaining and undertaking legal internships. In regard to overcoming the financial barriers, it recommends a government student-loan scheme to support students undertaking internships within Australia.
Keywords: legal education, access to the law, Clinical Legal Education, young people
JEL Classification: K1
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