• Subject Hub - Law

OU_button.png

Welcome to our Law Subject Hub, in partnership with the Open University.


This page aims to bring together useful information about applying for and studying law, the skills required to make the grade, and the real life experiences of some people that have already qualified, to put you in the best position possible when deciding if Law is the subject for you.


the_college_of_law_s.png
Getting into Law


The Open University law degree has been developed in association with The College of Law and is the UK's most popular undergraduate taught law degree

Read more about The Open University Law Programme


  • Want to get into Law, but not sure how? Visit the College of Law website to find out
 
Top Tips for Law Students

Law can be a demanding, but rewarding and very relevant, subject. If you're thinking about studying law, then these links should help you decide whether studying law is right for you, and maybe give you a little headstart


Student Profiles

Want to know what it's like to study and practise law? Then read over the case studies of people who have already gone through the process.
  • Read Jane Heybroek's experiences of studying and becoming a Barrister
  • If you want to know what your days would be like when working as a trainee solicitor or undertaking a pupillage, then the College of Law's Day in the Life links will be able to shed some light
 
Law in Practice

The legal sector is an exciting one to work in because it is evolving all the time as laws are changed, written and revoked regularly. Click for a more detailed break down of The Legal Sector



More useful info from The Open University...






Latest relevant discussions Last post/repliesForum
The Official Vacation Scheme Thread 2017! 1 minute ago Replies: 2546
Official Law Offer 2017 1 minute ago Replies: 988
writing an email asking for a legal work experience 1 minute ago Replies: 5
Dishonest Assistance, Knowing Receipt, Tracing Structured Answer Help! 57 minutes ago Replies: 76
LSE Anthropology and Law - with my Predictions? 2 hours ago Replies: 13
Simpson Millar - Paralegal interview 3 hours ago Replies: 0
Should I study the LPC in light of the SRA's recommendations? 3 hours ago Replies: 1
LL.M. 4 hours ago Replies: 1
Mishcon de Reya Video Interview 5 hours ago Replies: 0
International student grades question 9 hours ago Replies: 1
Try Learn together, TSR's study area

36,292
revision notes

40,013
mindmaps

40,720
crosswords

15,380
quizzes

create
a study planner

thousands
of discussions


Poll
Would you prefer to be told about sex by your:
Study resources

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE