Aimhigher West Midlands
Aimhigher West Midlands
Participate in a session delivered in your school around controversial legal scenarios. We encourage students to solve them using their existing ‘legal’ skills. at Aimhigher West Midlands

University Event


Studying Law

University event offered by Aimhigher West Midlands

Event Summary:

Participate in a session delivered in your school around controversial legal scenarios. We encourage students to solve them using their existing ‘legal’ skills.

PLEASE NOTE: This event is only available to certain schools

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Full Event Details:

Studying Law:
This one-hour session introduces the study of law and legal systems. It focuses on the ways in which lawyers learn to use rules in creative ways, and considers the ways in which these skills can be used to solve problems in real life and the future careers law students might consider. It looks at some controversial legal scenarios to encourage students to solve them using their existing ‘legal’ skills and compares their answers to those given by judges. This session can be tailored for students from Year 10 to Year 13.

The session will be delivered as a 1 hour mini lecture in schools on Wednesday afternoons after 12:30.

Year Group(s):
10 - 13

Gatsby Benchmarks:
2, 4, 5 and 7.

Learning Objectives (Linked to the Aimhigher Plus Progression Framework Learning Outcomes):
- To support the learner to feel motivated and confident (As 3.1)
- Recognise the importance of succeeding at school (At 3.1)
- Recognise that GCSE and post 16 qualifications are required to access HE (At 3.2)
- Recognise how post 16 choices impact on future progression (Aw 4.1)
- Understand the necessity of HE for progression to certain careers (Aw 4.2)
- Recognition of the opportunities that may arise from attending HE (Ac 4.2)
- Recognise the skills and qualifications required for chosen HE pathway (Aw 5.1)
- Identify the potential career options following participation in HE (Aw 5.3)
http://aimhigherwm.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Progression-Framework.pdf

Places Available:
50 (50-75% of learners must be Aimhigher Plus)

Transport Provided:
n/a

Lunch Provided:
n/a

Our cancellation policy applies. Visit this website below for more information: http://aimhigherwm.ac.uk/aimhigher-plus/events-and-activities/

Suitable For:

Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 4 (Students aged 14-16)
Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 5 (Students aged 16-18)

Duration:

Short Session

Dates Available:

We can deliver this event at your school or college. Please contact us to arrange a date.

Minimum number of students:

1

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