We are delighted to announce that current second year students studying in the Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law can now apply for the Summer Research Internships Scheme.
Last month five LLB students reached the final of the Aspiring Solicitors Commercial Awareness Competition held at Barclays HQ in London.
On 17 April 2015, Dr Paul Wragg, Associate Professor at the School of Law and Academic Fellow of the Inner Temple, will speak at a conference marking the tenth anniversary of the influential decision in Campbell v MGN Ltd  2 AC 457, which brought about the misuse of private information tort.
- Death in America: Life in Europe - 27 April 2015, 17:00-18:00 | Seminar | Centre for Criminal Justice Studies
- Environmental Governance: What is behind the term? - 27 April 2015, 13:00 - 14:00 | Seminar
- Life as a UN special Rapporteur: Professor Surya P. Subedi, O.B.E. - 5 May 2015, 18:00-19:30 | Lecture
- From Contested Concept to Lived Experience: Researching Vulnerability - 6 May 2015, 16:00 - 18:00 | Seminar | Law and Social Justice Research Group
BA Social Science
This is is an extended four-year degree programme, designed for prospective students that do not have the standard entry requirements.
Upon successful completion of the first year students can progress onto a range of undergraduate courses including BA Criminal Justice and Criminology.
Applications deadline 30 June 2015.
Dirk van Zyl Smit, Professor of Comparative and International Penal Law at the University of Nottingham, will be guest speaker at the Centre for Criminal Justice Studies’ seminar on Monday 27 April.
His paper will contrast the different approaches to the death penalty and life imprisonment in the USA and Europe, focusing on the difficulties raised when offenders face extradition.
This free public lecture is open to all but online registration is required in advance via Eventbrite.
The School of Law fosters and promotes research in all major fields of legal study, recognising the growing internationalisation of research agendas.
The School has also been ranked 4th equal in the UK for the impact of its research (REF 2014). Our research groups include: