Series 506 - Legal Workshop records

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Legal Workshop records


  • 1971 - 2012 (Creation)

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27 boxes

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(2006 -)

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In 2006 the Australian National University introduced a new governance structure whereby the Faculties, Research Schools, and Centres were grouped into Colleges. The ANU College of Law was established and incorporated the Faculty of Law and the Legal Workshop.

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(1960 - 2006)

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The University's Faculty of Law was inherited from the amalgamation of the University with Canberra University College in 1961 as part of the School of General Studies, then The Faculties in 1980. The Legal Workshop was introduced in the Faculty in 1972 and provided an alternative to taking articles as a means to enter the profession after completing the ANU Bachelor of Laws. In 2006 it was incorporated into the ANU College of Law.

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Legal Workshop and Committee of Management minutes, agenda and correspondence, marketing records, historical material, administrative files, reports, GDLP results, staff records, and course programs material.


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Access under a 20-30 year rule

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ANU Legal Workshop was introduced in 1971 and offers a specialised university-based professional legal education, the Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (GDLP).

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Entered from deposit description on 21 May 2013




ANU Legal Workshop,
The Making of the Australian National University 1946-1996 by S G Foster and Margaret M Varghese

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