Compulsory - Attendance Required Compulsory - Attendance Required

Session Title Dates Location

Programme Introduction

Meet current staff and students and participate in an academic taster session.

14 February 2018

12.30 - 16.00

UEA campus

Student Shadowing Day

Spend a day shadowing a current first year student. Attend lectures and/or seminars and get their perspective on studying law at university.

March/April 2018

Date and time TBC with individual mentor

UEA campus

Legal Skills Part 1/Applying to University

An introduction to academic legal skills. Tackle a problem question. Think about essay writing skills. There will also be a chance to meet admissions tutors and find out what makes a great application.

4 July 2018

12.30 - 16.00

UEA campus

Legal Skills Part 2

Spend some time focussing on the practical skills. Participate in a mock trial and negotiation.


Date TBC

UEA campus

Carers with Law

Discover what careers are available to those with a law degree. This visit will take place in London working with the Inns of Court and international law firms.

Date TBC

Full day


Optional - but encouraged! Optional - but encouraged!

Session Title



Court Visit

A chance to see law in action. Please be aware that cases, particularly those in Crown Court, are likely to be of a serious nature.

Date will be confirmed with your mentor

Norwich Crown Courts/Magistrates Courts

Competition Observation

Many law students participate in mooting and negotiation competitions. There is an opportunity to observe the finals of these competitions to see what might be expected of you as a law student.

Date will be confirmed with your mentor


Sixth Form Conference

A chance to participate in various subject taster sessions.


UEA campus

Law Residential Summer School

Please note, this must be applied for separately. Information will be shared with participants.

Read about the Law summer school


UEA campus

Extended Project Qualification Mentoring

Support is available for students undertaking the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ). Participants can attend lectures relating to academic research and writing and will be assigned a mentor.

Read about EPQ

Various dates

UEA campus

Preparing for University

Online course available to develop the skills needed for university level study.

Read about the course