Essential for anyone considering a career in law



Please note, the presentations are truncated to around 10 slides…

  • Welcome to PreLaw – The Welcome Lecture

    • We set out the timetable for the day and the Faculty introduce themselves.
  • Introduction to Law, The Law, Barristers and Solicitors

    • Everything you need to know about The Law
  • Application Procedures.

    • How to apply, and how to maximise your chances of acceptance. What selection committees want to read on your UCAS form.
  • Where to Study.

    • Campus or City University? / Reputations – are they deserved and do they matter? / Differences between the different Law courses / How to make an informed choice where to go.
  • The Interview.

    • This presentation is given by solicitors with substantial experience of selecting and interviewing potential Law students.  We suggest what you might expect, how to conduct yourself and how to impress.
  • The Law Course Curriculum & Life at University.

    • What is on the course and how is it taught?  How does the curriculum vary between the different Schools of Law?  Plus, all about accommodation, social life, money and the other questions you have never dared to ask the careers advisor!
  • Legal careers.

    • The diversity of careers available, from Barrister to Solicitor.  This lecture also covers pay and other practical aspects of the Law career.