Danielle come to judgment

A model hearing in the Magistrates’ Court

A comprehensive overview of the criminal jurisdiction of the Magistrates' Court of Victoria for VCE students, outlining the roles of court officers and hearing procedures. It includes a variety of research and discussion activities, as well as an observation assignment for students to complete during an excursion to the court.


  • Curriculum links
  • Using the model hearing
  • Using the student activities
  • Courtrooom set-up
  • Script: Danielle come to judgment
  • Research and discussion activities
  • Magistrates' Court observation assignment
  • Magistrates' Court observation assignment data sheet
  • Useful internet sites.
This page was last updated on November 13, 2014