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Pre-University Summer School Law (Module)

Module description

Examine the foundations of International Law and the key challenges within this discipline. This module has been designed to give you a core understanding of different areas and an insight into studying this subject. The variation of on-demand and live seminars ensure that you will benefit from a number of course activities and research assignments designed to broaden your understanding of the professional practice of Law. 

Ideal if you are considering undergraduate study in Law and related subjects, the course will introduce participants to the core aspects of studying Law at this level.

The course consists of approximately 30 contact hours with teaching taking place from Monday to Friday. 

By the end of the module, you should have:

  • experienced a variety of learning activities typical of a first year undergraduate degree in Law
  • built on your existing knowledge of core topics covered in a first year undergraduate degree in Law
  • carried out independent research on a given topic and produced a structured and well supported response to an assignment brief
  • worked collaboratively in diverse groups to produce a presentation

Staff information

Taught by the The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London

Teaching pattern

  • Lectures
  • Seminars
  • Group activities
  • Assignments
  • Private study

Module assessment - more information

Assessment will consist of a written and oral component.

Key information

Module code 4ZSS9003

Credit level 4

Assessment coursework presentation/s

Credit value Students who complete this course will receive a certificate of participation rather than course credits.

Semester summer session 1

Study abroad module No