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Survive Law

June 4, 2019

If you feel more confident with the law when it’s just you and your textbook and you stutter when it comes to class participation, here are some tips!

May 15, 2018

Attending and actually listening and participating through a number of law tutorials in my time, you start to notice a pattern after a while, or rather, certain types of people you meet.

May 22, 2017

Tutors appear much like Batman: cloaked (or caped) in secrecy, appearing seconds before class and leaving long after you’ve headed to the Unibar.

March 16, 2017

One of the most dangerous stereotypes of law students is this arduous image. You know what I mean: the daily grind of study and classes; the bulging veins...

April 7, 2016

Not all law units have a percentage of your mark set aside for your participation in tutorials (or seminars, as my university likes to call them), but it’s ofte

February 8, 2016

So it’s that time of year where we sit and think about who we are, what we did last year and what we can do to become better people this year. I know it's...

May 5, 2015

Uh-oh. It’s that time of semester. You’ve spent a little too much time watching re-runs of How I Met Your Mother and now exams are only WEEKS AWAY. Gasp! Luckily, an exam study timetable might just save your skin. Here’s how to make one...

Getting Started

Check your exam times and download a weekly timetable template from Google Images. If exa...

September 16, 2014

After reading the first few sentences of a law essay, most markers will start to formulate an idea of the mark range. If they start with a Credit, Pass or Fail mark in mind, it becomes incredibly difficult for the paragraphs that follow to bring the paper back up into the higher mark brackets. Impress your marker from the get-go by following...

February 18, 2014

A court case can be overwhelming for litigants at the best of times, but the experience is certainly more daunting if you’re preparing to face court without a l

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