School of Law Applicant Taster Days

Timetables

Timetables will be confirmed soon. For a general indication of the day’s schedule of events, please see last year’s timetables below:

Law - Saturday ATD Timetable 

Law - Wednesday ATD Timetable 

Saturday Applicant Taster Day Timetable 

Saturday Applicant Taster Day Timetable 

TimeActivity
9am - 10.40am Arrival and Registration: Registration of applicants for the School of Law will take place at Level 0, Curzon Building, City Centre Campus.
10.40am - 11.15am

Welcome and introduction to the LLB

  • Find out what it is like to be a real law student studying with us 
  • Find out about the areas of law that you will study and talk to our students about life at university and the placement opportunities available either at home or as part of our American Internship Programme
  • Talk to our champion “Mooters”* and Student Law Society representatives

*What is Mooting?

11.15am - 11.45am

Taster Lecture

Come experience a taster lecture on a contemporary legal subject presented by a member of our LLB teaching team.

11.45am - 12 noon

Break

12 noon - 12.45pm

Taster Seminar Activity (for Applicants Only)

Take part in an interactive seminar, working alongside our student ambassadors to solve a legal problem

OR

Courtroom Skills Session (for Applicants Only)

Try your advocacy skills in our replica courtrooms working alongside our student ambassadors

12.45pm – 1.30pm

Courtroom Skills Session (for Applicants Only)

Try your advocacy skills in our replica courtrooms working alongside our student ambassadors

OR

Taster Seminar Activity (for Applicants Only)

Take part in an interactive seminar, working alongside our student ambassadors to solve a legal problem

12 noon - 1.30pm Parents have the opportunity to have an informal Q&A session with staff and current students over tea and coffee. This is open all day as a drop in centre.
1.30pm - 3pm

Support Service Stands

Throughout the day you will have the opportunity to network with staff, view our welcoming student accommodation and get advice from our Central Support Services including:

  • Library
  • Student Services
  • Accommodation Services & tour booking
  • Centre for Academic Success
  • Graduate+ 
  • Go Abroad

*Please note that accommodation tours are limited to availability. 

3pm End of Applicant Taster Day
Wednesday Applicant Taster Day Timetable 

Wednesday Applicant Taster Day Timetable 

TimeActivity
12noon - 1pm Arrival and Registration: Registration of applicants for the School of Law will take place at Level 0, Curzon Building, City Centre Campus.
1pm - 1.30pm

Welcome and introduction to the LLB

  • Find out what it is like to be a real law student studying with us 
  • Find out about the areas of law that you will study and talk to our students about life at university and the placement opportunities available either at home or as part of our American Internship Programme
  • Talk to our champion “Mooters”* and Student Law Society representatives

*What is Mooting?

1.30pm - 2pm

Taster Lecture

Come experience a taster lecture on an contemporary legal subject presented by a member of our LLB teaching team.

2pm - 2.15pm

Break

2.15pm - 3.30pm

Taster Seminar Activity (for Applicants Only)

Take part in an interactive seminar, working alongside our student ambassadors to solve a legal problem

OR

Courtroom Skills Session (for Applicants Only)

Try your advocacy skills in our replica courtrooms working alongside our student ambassadors

Applicants will alternate between these two activities. 

Parents have the opportunity to have an informal Q&A session with staff and current students over tea and coffee.

1.30pm – 4pm

This is your opportunity to network with staff, view our welcoming student accommodation, explore the campus and get advice from our Central Support Services including:

  • Student Services
  • Accommodation Office

*Please note that accommodation tours are limited to availability. 

4pm End of Applicant Taster Day