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The Successful Law Student: An Insider's Guide to Studying Law Imogen Moore (Senior Teaching Fellow in Law Director of Education in the Law School, Senior Teaching Fellow in Law Director of Education in the Law School, University of Bristol)

The Successful Law Student: An Insider's Guide to Studying Law By Imogen Moore (Senior Teaching Fellow in Law Director of Education in the Law School, Senior Teaching Fellow in Law Director of Education in the Law School, University of Bristol)

Summary

The Successful Law Student: An Insider's Guide to Studying Law is the ultimate guide for all prospective and current law students. Packed full of insights, advice and perspectives from current and past law students, it is the only student guide to draw extensively on real-life examples and advice to help you make the most of your studies.

The Successful Law Student: An Insider's Guide to Studying Law Summary

The Successful Law Student: An Insider's Guide to Studying Law by Imogen Moore (Senior Teaching Fellow in Law Director of Education in the Law School, Senior Teaching Fellow in Law Director of Education in the Law School, University of Bristol)

The Successful Law Student: An Insider's Guide to Studying Law is the ultimate companion for all prospective and current law students. Packed full of insights, advice and perspectives from current and past law students it is the only student guide to offer you the inside track on how to make the most of your law degree and your time at university. The Successful Law Student: An Insider's Guide to Studying Law is perfect for you whether you're taking a one-, two-, three- or four-year degree course or planning to take a year abroad, whether you're a full-time, part-time, or mature student, or whether you'll be balancing your studies with work or other commitments. The focus is on the things that will make a big difference to your student experience, including making a smooth transition to university level study, getting the most out of lectures and feedback from tutors, advice on how to approach law exams, and finding a rewarding career. Complemented by a variety of insider voices from students and alumni, which add valuable context and real-life insight, Imogen Moore and Craig Newbery-Jones use their extensive experience as law teachers to explore the learning process and look beyond it to consider the wider definition of success, and help you manage the pressures of legal study. Digital formats and resources This edition is available for students and institutions to purchase in a variety of formats. The e-book offers a mobile experience and convenient access along with functionality tools, navigation features, and links that offer extra learning support. www.oxfordtextbooks.co.uk/ebook

The Successful Law Student: An Insider's Guide to Studying Law Reviews

'An all-encompassing book that helps students throughout the entire journey of a law degree, from the first few daunting months, right up until graduation and beyond.' * Seema Kandelia, Senior Lecturer in Law, University of Westminster *
'A helpful guide to law school, offering insight that you wouldn't obtain from ordinary textbooks.' * Amy Bristol, First year LLB student, University of Warwick *
'The prospective and actual law student's manual: everything you'd want to know about learning law but might be too afraid to ask.' * Dr Tracey Elliott, Lecturer in Law, Leicester University *
'The value of this book is long lasting. A comprehensive guide for law students, maximising the value of their law degree throughout their studies, not just at the start.' * Tracey Innes, University of Aberdeen Careers Service *
'If you are an incoming law student...this is the perfect book for you! It is a great resource that can give you a head start before you begin your degree.' * The Student Lawyer *

About Imogen Moore (Senior Teaching Fellow in Law Director of Education in the Law School, Senior Teaching Fellow in Law Director of Education in the Law School, University of Bristol)

Imogen Moore is a Senior Teaching Fellow in Law at the University of Bristol, where she is Director of Education in the Law School. Imogen has particular interests in assessment, feedback, and the transition to university level study. Craig Newbery-Jones formerly of the University of Plymouth, is Lecturer in Legal Education in the Centre for Innovation and Research in Legal Education (CIRLE) at the University of Leeds. Alongside his teaching he has a keen interest in experimental learning, employability, and technology in legal education.

Table of Contents

Part One: A Successful Start 1: Introducing the successful law student 2: Thinking about studying law 3: Preparing for success 4: Starting out at law school Part Two: Successful Legal Study 5: Studying law: acquiring legal knowledge 6: Studying law: developing (legal) skills 7: Legal materials and resources Part Three: Successful Learning: Making the Most of Successful Teaching and Learning in Law 8: Learning in law: reading, research, and more 9: Teaching in law: seminars, lectures, and more 10: Thinking like a lawyer: critical thinking and legal analysis Part Four: Successful Assessment: Making the Most of Assignments, Assessments, and Feedback 11: Completing assignments: core skills for assessment 12: Completing assignments: assessment specific skills 13: Understanding and using feedback 14: Dissertations and research projects 15: Exams and revision Part Five: Success Outside the Classroom: Making the Most of Other Opportunities 16: Study abroad 17: Expanding legal skills: mooting, negotiation, and more 18: Volunteering, paid work, and other extracurricular activities Part Six: Ensuring a Successful Future 19: Preparing to move on 20: Career pathways 21: A successful future

Additional information

GOR009926051
9780198757085
0198757085
The Successful Law Student: An Insider's Guide to Studying Law by Imogen Moore (Senior Teaching Fellow in Law Director of Education in the Law School, Senior Teaching Fellow in Law Director of Education in the Law School, University of Bristol)
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Paperback
Oxford University Press
2018-03-15
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The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins

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