Melbourne JD Events

The application deadline for the February 2016 intake is on Friday, 4 September 2015. For relevant information pertaining to next year’s intake, please register for an event prior to this date.

Open Day

Sign up to be notified when the 2015 Open Day Program is available.

  • Sunday 16 August 2015, 10am-4pm
    Melbourne Law School

Melbourne JD Information sessions running all day, speak to current academics and students and tour the law school.

Attend a Melbourne JD Sample Class

Find out what it's really like to be a JD student by attending a lunch-time sample class led by one of our foremost experts on current hot topics in the legal industry.

  • Wednesday 12 August 2015, 1.15pm – 2.15pm
    Venue: Theatre 102, Level 1, Melbourne Law School
    Topic: Directors’ duties and the manufacture of asbestos products by James Hardie Industries.
    Speaker:
    Professor Ian Ramsay
    Places are limited - Register now 

  • Wednesday 19 August 2015, 1.15pm – 2.15pm
    Venue: Theatre 102, Level 1, Melbourne Law School
    Topic: Law and Morality: One Hundred Years of Prosecuting Crimes Against Humanity
    Speaker:
    Professor Gerry Simpson
    Places are limited -
    Register now

How to prepare for the LSAT

The LSAT forms part of the selection criteria for the Melbourne JD and is designed to measure aptitude for graduate legal study. This information session will cover how to prepare for the LSAT, structure and content as well as go through some sample questions.

  • Tuesday 25 August 2015, 5.30-7.30pm
    Theatre G08, Ground Floor
    Melbourne Law School
    Register now

  • Tuesday 6 October 2015, 5.30-7.30pm
    Theatre G08, Ground Floor
    Melbourne Law School
    Register now

Melbourne JD Information Session

The Melbourne JD is designed specifically for graduate students, and leads to admission to legal practice. Associate Professor Alison Duxbury, Associate Dean (JD) will discuss the benefits of the program, structure, entry requirements and more. A current JD student will share their own personal experience of what it’s really like to be a JD student. Advisors will also be available to answer any questions you have about studying in the program.

  • Tuesday 13 October 2015, 6-7pm
    Theatre G08, Ground Floor
    Melbourne Law School
    Register now 

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