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Unlocking Legal Learning 4th ed


ISBN13: 9781138017399
To be Published: January 2017
Publisher: Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £95.00
Paperback edition not yet published, ISBN13 9781138017375



Unlocking Legal Learning will provide you with a firm command of the key legal and academic skills you will need to be successful in studying law. Containing accessible explanations in clear and precise terms that are easy to understand, it provides an excellent foundation for learning and revising.

The information is clearly presented in a logical structure and the following features support learning helping you to advance with confidence:

  • Clear learning outcomes at the beginning of each chapter set out the skills and knowledge you will need to get to grips with the subject
  • Key Facts summaries throughout each chapter allow you to progressively build and consolidate your understanding
  • End-of-chapter summaries provide a useful check-list for each topic
  • Cases and judgments are highlighted to help you find them and add them to your notes quickly
  • Frequent activities and self-test questions are included so you can put your knowledge into practice
  • Sample essay questions with annotated answers prepare you for assessment
  • Glossary of legal terms clarifies important definitions
This edition has been updated to include a brand new chapter, ‘Beyond the Law Degree’ offering strategies and advice forformal writing, including CVs and cover letters as well as advice on extra-curricular activities that can enhance your employability, such as pro bono and Street Law projects. The fourth edition is also supported by a brand new companion website , packed with interactive activities, video and quizzes to give essential additional practice opportunities and help students enhance their skills across the scope of the book.

The books in the Unlocking the Law Series get straight to the point and offer clear and concise coverage of the law, broken-down into bite-size sections with regular recaps to boost your confidence. They provide complete coverage of both core and popular optional law modules, presented in an innovative, visual format and are supported by a website which offers students a host of additional practice opportunities.

Subjects:
Legal Skills and Method
Contents:
1. What Learning Law is All About
2. Lectures and Seminars
3. Reading
4. Explaining Primary and Secondary Sources
5. Using Primary and Secondary Sources and Some Other General Tips
6. Understanding Legal Skills and Using Legal Reasoning
7. Specific Assessment Skills: Essays, Problem Questions, Groupwork and Presentations etc.
8. Common Assessment Skills: Time Management, Referencing, Avoiding Plagiarism and Feedback, etc.
9. Completing Dissertations or Projects
10. Preparing for Examinations: Revision
11. Sitting Examinations
12. Mooting and Negotiation
13. Beyond the Law Degree

Series: Unlocking The Law

Unlocking Contract Law 54th ed
ISBN 9781138214552
To be published April 2017
Routledge
£32.99
Unlocking Equity and Trusts 6th ed ISBN 9781138218710
To be published April 2017
Routledge
£35.00
Unlocking Legal Learning 4th ed ISBN 9781138017375
To be published January 2017
Routledge
£29.99
Unlocking Employment Law 2nd ed ISBN 9781138840447
To be published December 2016
Routledge
£32.99
Unlocking Land Law 5th ed ISBN 9781138911987
Published February 2016
Routledge
£32.99
Unlocking Land Law 5th ed (eBook) ISBN 9781317275459
Published February 2016
Routledge
£27.49 + £5.50 VAT
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Unlocking Evidence 3rd ed ISBN 9781138829602
Published February 2016
Routledge
£31.99
Unlocking Evidence 3rd ed (eBook) ISBN 9781317570677
Published February 2016
Routledge
£24.99 + £5.00 VAT
(ePub)
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Unlocking Equity and Trusts 5th ed ISBN 9781138824140
Published April 2015
Routledge
£35.99
Unlocking Criminal Law 5th ed ISBN 9781138780934
Published March 2015
Routledge
£32.99
Unlocking Company Law 3rd ed ISBN 9781138783881
Published March 2015
Routledge
£35.99
Unlocking Medical Law and Ethics 2nd ed (eBook) ISBN 9781317743507
Published December 2014
Routledge
£29.99 + £6.00 VAT
(ePub)
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Unlocking Medical Law and Ethics 2nd ed ISBN 9781138015883
Published December 2014
Routledge
£35.99
£32.99
Unlocking EU Law 4th ed ISBN 9781444174199
Published March 2014
Routledge
£32.99
Unlocking Human Rights 2nd ed ISBN 9780415835978
Published February 2014
Routledge
£36.99
Unlocking the English Legal System 4th ed ISBN 9781444174236
Published February 2014
Routledge
£31.99
Unlocking Torts 4th ed ISBN 9781444171075
Published December 2013
Routledge
£34.99
Unlocking Contract Law 4th ed ISBN 9781444174175
Published December 2013
Routledge
£32.99
Unlocking Employment Law (eBook) ISBN 9781134649747
Published May 2013
Routledge
£26.66 + £5.33 VAT
(ePub)
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Unlocking Employment Law ISBN 9780340948330
Published May 2013
Routledge
£31.99
Unlocking Trusts 4th ed ISBN 9781444171051
Published May 2013
Routledge
Out of print
Unlocking Company Law 2nd ed ISBN 9781444171013
Published February 2013
Routledge
Out of print
Unlocking Contract Law 3rd ed ISBN 9781444109207
Published May 2010
Routledge
Out of print
Out of print
Unlocking Legal Learning 2nd ed ISBN 9780340968369
Published May 2008
Routledge
Out of print