Studying Law online is a course developed by the CQUniversity discipline of law to help students adjust to online learning. The course is broken down into ten self-paced modules.
Module 1 How to study law online – here we show you how we teach law online and the software we use.
Module 2 Time management – given most people are time poor, we focus on how to achieve more with less time commitment.
Module 3 Reading and summarising cases – you can’t avoid reading the law, but there are ways of approaching your reading to maximise your outcomes. We will show you how.
Module 4 IRAC – The system for answering law problems. Think smart and learn the ropes on how to answer legal issues.
Module 5 Assignments and group work – answering problems and working with colleagues are essential skills for law students and practitioners alike. Learn the secrets to success.
Module 6 What do law exams evaluate? – in order to do well in exams you need to understand their purpose and what your teachers are looking for.
Module 7 How to prepare for law exams - there is a distinct art in exam preparation. Here you will learn the secrets without the pain.
Module 8 Some warnings about answering law exam questions – Here we go into detail on what not to do in exams.
Module 9 Sitting the law exam – preparation is one thing, performance is another.
Module 10 What to do if you fail? Sometimes even the best laid plans go astray. Here we give some sage like advice to duct yourself off and achieve the next time round.
We hope you enjoy these materials, as they will help you achieve what you want to be.