Law Courses (LLB)

- Single Honours Law
- Single Honours Law with Criminology
- Single Honours Law with Business

During Induction week, make sure you follow your course induction schedule below, this must take priority over any other events. Most of these induction events will be on campus but there may be additional online events that you will need to attend or watch.

Next steps

Induction schedule

Please read the live version of your schedule below and make sure to check back here for any updates.

Saturday 17 September

Time Event details Location
On Demand

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Induction Handbook 2022-23

Everything you need to know for Induction Week and beyond in one place.

Available from Welcome Weekend

Handbook

Monday 19 September

Time Event details Location
3:30pm - 5:00pm

Induction

Welcome and Induction for all Law (LLB) Undergraduate students with your Student Support Coordinator, Kirtsy Holiday.

JHB Lecture Theatre, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

Tuesday 20 September

Time Event details Location
10:00am - 12:00pm

Induction

Welcome and Induction for all Law (LLB) Undergraduate students with your Student Support Coordinator, Kirtsy Holiday.

JHB Lecture Theatre, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

Wednesday 21 September

Time Event details Location
On Demand

Legal Writing Lecture

Online on demand

2:00pm - 3:30pm

Welcome Lecture

From LLB Subject Coordinator, Chris Lloyd.

JHB Lecture Theatre, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

3:30pm - 4:30pm

Legal Writing Workshops

You will be emailed the room and time slot of your workshop

Rooms JHB 304, JHB 305, JHB 306, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus 

4:30pm - 5:30pm

Legal Writing Workshops

You will be emailed the room and time slot of your workshop

Rooms JHB 304, JHB 305, JHB 306, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus 

Thursday 22 September

Time Event details Location
10:00am - 11:00am

Subject Meeting (LLB)

Compulsory meeting for all undergraduate LLB students with information about your course, modules, etc.with Subject Coordinator, Chris Lloyd.

JHB Lecture Theatre, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

11:00am - 12:00pm

Lecture: Why a Law Degree is a Good Thing

With Marc Howe

JHB Lecture Theatre, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

1:00pm - 5:00pm

Module Registration Helpdesk

Drop in if you need help adding on your optional modules for semester 2

G.110, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Meet your Academic Adviser

Drop in to your Academic Adviser’s office for a quick chat anytime during these hours.

Your Academic Adviser will be an academic from your subject. For Joint Honours students, it will be someone from one of your subjects. Check your student information to see who your Academic Adviser is.

Please note that some Academic Advisers have arranged different times. Please check further down this page to see if this applies to your Academic Adviser.

G.301.LT, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus

5:30pm - 7:00pm

Law BBQ

An informal opportunity for all undergraduate Law students to meet academics and fellow students with a free BBQ.

Brookes Sport, Headington Campus

Friday 23 September

Time Event details Location
10:00am - 5:00pm

Module Registration Helpdesk

Drop in if you need help adding on your optional modules for semester 2

G.110, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Study Skills Workshop

You will be emailed on Monday with the location and time of your workshop

The workshops last an hour, from either 2pm - 3pm or 3pm - 4pm.

JHB.304, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

JHB.305, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

JHB.306, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

Key contacts

Job title Name Contact details
Student Support Coordinator Kirsty Holliday k.holliday@brookes.ac.uk
Subject Coordinator Chris Lloyd clloyd@brookes.ac.uk
Programme Lead Dr Lucy Floyd l.floyd@brookes.ac.uk
Programme Administrator Ray Stimpson rstimpson@brookes.ac.uk
Academic Liaison Librarian Charlie Brampton c.brampton@brookes.ac.uk

Academic Adviser meetings

Most Academic Advisers are available to meet their students between 2pm and 4pm on Thursday 22 September. If your Academic Adviser has arranged a different meeting time it will be listed here. They will also email you to remind you.

Reading lists

This is an indicative reading list of the core books used for your course's compulsory modules. There is no expectation for you to purchase any of these books; most are available in the Library.

All Law Single Honours programmes

Semester 1 Modules 

Recommended Core Text

LAW4002

Legal Method

Unlocking the English Legal System by Frost, Martin and Huxley-Binns, 6th Edition. Publisher: Routledge

Semester 2 Modules 

Recommended Core Text

LAW4010 

Communication Skills for Lawyers

No core text

Module running over Semesters 1 and 2

Recommended Core Text

LAW4004 

Contract Law

Law of Contract, 14th Edition, Paul Richards ©2019. Publisher: Pearson 2019

LAW4005 

Public Law

Anne Dennett Public Law (2nd ed, OUP, 2021)

LAW4009 

Criminal Law



 

Nicola Monaghan, Criminal Law Directions (7th edition, 2022): https://global.oup.com/academic/product/criminal-law-directions-9780192855374?cc=gb&lang=en& 

 

Available on Law Trove for Sep 2022.

 

Law with Business (LLB)

Semester 1 Modules 

Recommended Core Text

LAW4002 

Legal Method

Unlocking the English Legal System by Frost, Martin and Huxley-Binns, 6th Edition. Publisher: Routledge

Semester 2 Modules 

Recommended Core Text

BMGT4001 

Foundations of Business

Not available. Please request at Subject Meeting. 

Module running over Semesters 1 and 2

Recommended Core Text

LAW4004 

Contract Law

Law of Contract, (2019) 14th Edition, Paul Richards. Publisher: Pearson 2019

LAW4005 

Public Law

Public Law, 2nd Edition, Michael Doherty. Publisher: Routledge

LAW4009 

Criminal Law



 

Nicola Monaghan, Criminal Law Directions (7th edition, 2022): https://global.oup.com/academic/product/criminal-law-directions-9780192855374?cc=gb&lang=en& 

 

Available on Law Trove for Sep 2022.

 

Law with Criminology (LLB)

Semester 1 Modules 

Recommended Core Text

LAW4002 

Legal Method


 

Unlocking the English Legal System by Frost, Martin and Huxley-Binns, 6th Edition. Publisher: Routledge

Semester 2 Modules 

Recommended Core Text

CRIM4005 

Theories of Crime

Not available. Please request at Subject Meeting. 

Module running over Semesters 1 and 2

Recommended Core Text

LAW4004 

Contract Law


 

Law of Contract, 14th Edition, Paul Richards ©2019. Publisher: Pearson 2019

LAW4005 

Public Law

Public Law, 2nd Edition, Michael Doherty. Publisher: Routledge

LAW4009 

Criminal Law



 

Nicola Monaghan, Criminal Law Directions (7th edition, 2022): https://global.oup.com/academic/product/criminal-law-directions-9780192855374?cc=gb&lang=en&

 

Available on Law Trove for Sep 2022.