Student club celebrates 10 year anniversary

7 October 2014 A University of Canterbury (UC) student-run not-for-profit organisation will celebrate its tenth anniversary on Wednesday 8 October at its annual awards ceremony. (read article)

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Discover UC

Watch a short video clip to hear UC commerce and law student Claire talk about her UC experience.

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Studying Law at UC gives you the chance to learn from the lecturers who write the textbooks. Find out how Jennifer enjoys her studies and is challenging herself.

Law at UC

Law at UC

Michael Copeland talks about what he loves about studying Law at university of Canterbury and the opportunities it provides for law internships and community engagement.

‘My supervisors have always gone the 'extra mile' for me...’

Toni Collins Studying towards a PhD in Law
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Open Door Course Advising for Law and BCJ students

The School of Law will be offering “Open Door” (i.e. no appointment required) course advising during October, as follows:

Tuesday 28 October 10am to 12.00pm;
Thursday 30 October 2pm to 5pm

Please take a seat outside Room 333 (Level 3, Business & Law Building) and wait to be called.

We will also have a week's Open Door advising in the week commencing 16 February, 2015 - (read more)

Outside these times, an appointment can be made by contacting or phone Jenny on extension 6602.

2014 - 2015 Law Summer School

The School of Law 2014-2015 Summer School programme is available to download here



Invitation to Law - BRDG031 - Summer Programme

Intending Law students can prepare for their first-year studies by taking BRDG031 Invitation to Law.

The course provides students with an introduction to legal materials, and to the institutional and social context of the New Zealand legal system.

New Zealand Law Foundation 2014 Distinguished Visiting Fellow

Professor Jane C. Ginsburg will be visiting the School of Law on 20 and 21 October (read more)