United Kingdom, London, Cambridge

Law School Preparation

when 3 July 2016 - 13 August 2016
duration 6 weeks
fee GBP 3695

*Ages 15-18*
This leading edge summer programme is perfect for those considering law at University level in the UK in particular those looking for coveted places at a prestigious law schools such as London University ( UCL, Kings College) and Cambridge / Oxford. This course will provide you with a thorough grounding by preparing you in all aspects of interview techniques, personal statement preparation, LNAT preparation as well as basis of and understanding of theoretical frameworks of the key fields of law - Civil Justice System, Criminal Law, International Law, Law of Torts , Law of Contract, International Business Law.

Taught by top academic tutors in seminars and groupwork and practical "scenarios " you will gain the skills that are vital to the study of Law at University, including the ability to form logical and coherent arguments necessary in this field.

You will also attend sessions and learn advanced techniques in the art of mock trial competition. Planned sessions topics will include:

Direct and cross examination techniques.Presenting opening statements and closing arguments.Introducing exhibits.Controlling and impeaching a witness.Objections and the rules of evidence.Effective and credible witness portrayal.

Course leader

Mr. Xan Varmuza, St. Andrew's Graduate

Target group

15 - 18 year olds

Course aim

LITE Regal Law School Preparation course is designed to provide you with focused information & knowledge about the specialty of your choice that will enhance your competitive advantage when applying for highly sought-after place in Law school. It will give you a better understanding of Law as a career, provide you with a taster of Law practical skills and provide you with a greater confidence. By attending you will learn the ability to form logical and coherent arguments, and the features of effective debate.

You'll develop personally and academically as you are inspired, challenged and supported. From the programme, you can expect to:

gain invaluable insight through workshops to enable you to get into a top British University.find out about subjects like Civil Justice System, Criminal Law and Law of Contract, which are not necessarily taught at school but could be perfect for you to study at university.develop critical solving skills.make new friends from all over the world.learn from world class academics and researchers at a university ranked second best in the world.consolidate and develop your current knowledge of Law.improve your study skills whilst working in a range of stimulating environments.develop your practical skills as well as your theoretical knowledge.work in teams to develop your interpersonal and organisational abilities.enjoy the LITE Regal experience .

Fee info

GBP 3695: Initial deposit of £495 payable to secure the place, remaining balance payable 60 days prior to start.
Course fee includes: over 40 hours of tuition, all course materials, guest speakers and industry visits, academic reports and certificates, half board accommodation, wide range of afterschool and evening activities, full day cultural excursions in UK, graduation party, welcome pack + gift