School of Law Orientation Week 2020

We are looking forward to welcoming our first year students in September for Orientation. Law students will be on-campus on Wednesday, 23 September only. The remainder of the week's other events will take place online. Please register your place with NUI Galway and signup with YourSpace for more.

Please also consult this page concerning key dates and frequently asked questions.


Orientation Week Schedule (Provisional, last updated 22/09/20)

10-11am Welcome Videos released (see this page and also the '1st Year Law Orientation' on Blackboard) The Advantages of Studying Abroad for Language and Non-Language Students >> LINK On-Campus day Understanding the Law Introduction >> LINK  
Videos include an Introduction to Law at NUI Galway and Programme Overviews
The Law Student Experience -  Languages & Erasmus Study Abroad >> LINK Please download: Studying Law - Skills Session >> LINK Diversity & Inclusion >> LINK
12-1pm   Introduction to Mooting >> LINK  (Times vary by groups - please signup for YourSpace and check your email) Studying Law - Skills Session (continued from above)
Active* Consent Workshop [See YouTube trailer] & Introduction to Student Support Services >> LINK
2-3pm   Study Abroad & Placements in Year 3 >> LINK   An Introduction to CÉIM >> LINK  
3-4pm       An Introduction to the James Hardiman Library >> LINK  

All online sessions on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday will take place live on Blackboard in the '1st Year Law Orientation' module, and recorded when possible. Students are encouraged to register as soon as possible so that you can access Blackboard.

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Returning student? Visit the start of term portal for timetables and handbooks.

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