Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW3167: Access to Justice Clinic

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:

  •  Legal FAQs, forms and recourse
  • Criminal justice, housing, disability, benefits, probate, debt and employment law
  • Poverty, (mental) health, race and ethnicity, gender, age and the law

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 Activity104 x 2.5 hour training seminars in week 1 of term 1
Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activity2222 x 1 hour drop-in surgeries with the module convenor
Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activity4422 x 2 hour public legal surgeries rota
Guided Independent Study124Individual reading, research, advice, writing, and study: seminar and surgery preparation and consolidation
Guided Independent Study80Summative assessment preparation
Guided Independent Study20Formative assessment preparation

Online Resources

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