Course curriculum

  • 1

    Grad School Prep Course for Lawyers Session 1

    • Welcome to the Course

    • Before we Begin/ Download Workbook

    • Introduction

    • Setting Expectations

    • Meet Your Tutor

    • Debunking myths about an LLM/ Phd in Law

    • Diagnostic exercise

    • Understanding your reasons for pursuing graduate studies

    • Choosing the right country and school

    • Choosing the right course and specialisation

    • Assesing the Location

    • Before You Apply

    • The card framework

    • Preparing a GRAD SCHOOL cv, not a JOB cv

    • Writing a winning personal statement

    • Preparing a writing sample

    • Preparing a research proposal

    • Choosing the right referee

    • Transcripts

    • Language tests

    • Application waivers

    • How to find a supervisor for your masters / PhD

    • Interview with your supervisor

    • Additional considerations

    • Conclusion of session 1

  • 2

    Grad School Prep Course for Lawyers Session 2

    • Introduction to the practical session

    • Practical session: contacting referees

    • Practical session: contacting the school

    • Practical session: cold emailing guidance

    • Practical session: essay critique

    • Practical session: your research proposal

    • Putting your best foot forward

    • How to prepare for a law career after your graduate degree

    • Final step

    • Before You Go! Download these Resources

  • 3

    BONUS: Searching for and Accessing Hidden Global Opportunities

    • How to Access Global Opportunities

  • 4

    LIVE SESSION REPLAY 2020

    • Bonus Class! The CARD, IDEAL and PREPARE Frameworks for Grad School Application and Scholarships

    • LIVE SESSION REPLAY: 2020