Application deadline for Trimester 1 of 2019 has passed.
Applications for Trimester 2 of 2019 will open close to the beginning of the Trimester.

What is PALS?

Peer Assisted Learning Sessions (PALS) are 50-minute group tutoring sessions run by high achieving students who have excelled in a particular unit. 

PALS is aimed at assisting students to revise course content by highlighting key concepts of difficulty and teaching you the requisite skills to tackle exam questions. 

What is the role of a PALS tutor?

Peer Assisted Learning Sessions (PALS) are 50-minute group tutoring sessions run by high achieving students who have excelled in a particular unit. 

PALS is aimed at assisting students to revise course content by highlighting key concepts of difficulty and teaching you the requisite skills to tackle exam questions.

Expectations

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Prepare for weekly tutorial sessions

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Distribute relevant materials to DLSS members that attend these weekly tutorials

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Ensure the materials used are up to date and coincide with those used in lectures (i.e. by checking the Unit Guide and other CloudDeakin resources)

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Check in with the PALS Officer on a fortnightly basis

Units

In Trimester One, 2019, the DLSS will run the following units:  

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MLL424 Administrative Law

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MLL405 Equity & Trusts

Time Commitment and Payment

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Hourly rate is $25

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PALS tutors are paid for two hours of preparation and one hour of classes per week (totaling a maximum of $75 per week)

Academic Expectations

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Received at least 70 in the relevant subject; and

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70 WAM in LLB overall

Skills and Characteristics

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Excellent communication skills

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Enthusiastic, approachable and motivated

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Highly reliable

How to apply?

Application deadline for Trimester 1 2019 has passed.
Applications for Trimester 2 2019 will open close to the beginning of the Trimester.
Please check back here then for application instructions.