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Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW1701: Law Placement

This module descriptor refers to the 2022/3 academic year.

Module Content

Syllabus Plan

Whilst the precise content may vary from year to year, it is envisaged that the syllabus will cover all or some of the following topics:

  • Introduction to LLB (Hons) Law with Professional Placement and the benefits of placements.
  • Self-reflection – appraisal of employability skills.
  • Research – considering your options.
  • Creating your CV.
  • Effective application forms and cover letters.
  • Interviews, placement search, and LinkedIn.

Learning and Teaching

This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:

Scheduled Learning and Teaching ActivitiesGuided independent studyPlacement / study abroad

...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:

CategoryHours of study timeDescription
Scheduled Learning and Teaching activities151 x 1 hour workshop and 7 x 2 hour workshops.
Guided Independent Study16Individual participation in e-learning tasks, research of potential roles, CV building, etc.

Online Resources

This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).

ELE – LAW1701 – Law Placement

Career Zone on-line careers resources: