Queensland Parliament - Legal Studies Education Program

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Brisbane City, QLD 4000

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Legal Studies Education Program

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Legal Studies Education Programs 2020

Please note - bookings for semester one 2020 are now fully subscribed. Schools can join waitlist selecting Tickets then Join Waitlist for semester one dates.

A limited number of seminars are available for senior secondary Legal Studies classes - years 10 - 12.

The Parliamentary Education Seminar program aims to enhance a student's knowledge and understanding of the processes of Parliament and Government in Queensland. These workshops are free of charge and morning or afternoon tea may be provided for seminar groups.

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The content of education programs can be adjusted to suit the level of the participating group.

Your Parliamentary Education program will begin with a Tour of Parliament House and an introduction to Parliament and Government, including an explanation of the division of power and the separation of powers.

The following elements may be included in your Parliamentary Education program - subject to availability and timing.

  • An address by a Member of Parliament (subject to availability)
  • Viewing Parliament in Action (on Parliamentary sitting days)
  • Clips to bring the legislative process to life
  • A role play* of the passage of a Bill through the Legislative Assembly
  • A mock election using the Preferential Voting method
  • A role play* of a Parliamentary Committee of inquiry

* a minimum of 15 students are required to run a role play

* the maximum size for any single group is 25

Please note, dates are subject to change.

If you require more information please contact the Parliamentary Education team on 07 3553 6413.

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