Twilight Tower Yale University
Yale University Campus, USA

Law and Trial Advocacy Program - Yale University

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age icon 16-18 years old

time icon 2 weeks

book icon Weekly hours: 18

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Embark on a legal learning adventure at Law and Trial Advocacy Academy at Yale University, where a blend of theory and practical skills awaits!

  • Dive into the realms of Criminal, Civil, and Business Law through interactive case studies and a gripping Mock Trial Simulation, where you’ll learn to craft and argue cases like a seasoned attorney.
  • Hone critical thinking and masterful communication, essential for legal brilliance, during hands-on experiences that simulate real court proceedings. This is your opportunity to step into the world of law, develop a persuasive edge, and unlock your potential as a future legal expert at our dynamic summer school.

This program is provided by a leading independent provider of summer schools in the UK, on the campus of the Yale University.


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Location

  • Your program takes place at a residential college on the campus of Yale University, an institution dedicated to sharing knowledge, inspiring innovation, and training the next generation of world leaders. 

  • Experience authentic undergraduate life as you sleep in student bedrooms, socialize in a college buttery, and explore Yale’s astounding campus.

What's Included

  • Residential on the prestigious campus of Yale University

  • Inspiring courses taught by experts

  • International student community with over 170 nationalities represented since 2004

  • Accommodation, breakfast and dinner, tuition and cultural programmes included

  • Graduation, report cards and certificate

  • Maximum 15 students per class

  • 17.5 hours of tuition per week

  • Inspirational cultural programmes

Activities

  • Uncover Yale's hidden gems from the renowned Yale University Art Gallery to boutique shopping and intriguing museums like the Knights of Columbus Museum and the New Haven Art Museum.
  • Delve into the mystery of the Voynich manuscript at Yale's Beinecke Library, challenging linguists and cryptographers alike.

Accommodations

  • Experience authentic undergraduate life on the Yale University campus

  • Accommodation includes single en-suite rooms

  • Meals Included: Course fees cover breakfast and dinner; lunch provided for under 16 years.

  • Dietary Requirements: Inform us 60 days prior for specific needs like vegetarian, Kosher, or Halal options, and for any medical dietary needs like lactose intolerance or food allergies.

  • Pocket Money Advice: Bring sufficient funds for snacks, drinks, and souvenirs. Budget around £150 weekly, including approximately £10 daily for lunches (ages 16-18).

Excursions

  • Embark on a trip to New York City, taking in iconic landmarks from the Statue of Liberty to Central Park and Grand Central Station.
  • Create lasting memories and capture Instagram-worthy moments in the Big Apple’s most famous locales.

Transportation

We offer a reassuring transfer service in the UK and USA.

Arrival Support:

  • Staff present at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) on specific dates and times for student pickup.

  • Flights must land between 07:00 AM and 15:00 PM EDT.

  • Multiple transport options: private taxi, shared taxi, minibus, or coach.

Departure Support:

  • Staff available at JFK on set dates for departure assistance.

  • Flights should depart between 08:00 AM and 17:00 PM EDT.

  • Early morning flights include wake-up calls and packed breakfast.

  • Campus exit by 12:00 PM EDT on departure day.

Transfer Prices: Approximately $370 one-way for both arrival and departure transfers, with comprehensive services included.

Notes for parents and students:

  • Arrival day for all programs: Sunday (Check specific program dates for correct Sunday)

  • Arrival time: Between 15:00 and 17:00 (Arrival before 17:00 for welcome reception is recommended)

Lesson Plan

  • 36 hours of tuition
  • Learn from globally recognized educators including Oxbridge academics and industry leaders.
  • Course outcomes:
    • Develop and practise your critical thinking, communication and logical reasoning skills
    • Explore the ethical implications of the practice of law
    • Gain insights into Civil, Criminal, Contract, and Business Law
    • Identify what constitutes a strong application to Law School and develop your road map to becoming a lawyer
    • Learn about the theory and practice of law, from the rules of evidence to the skills of cross-examination and effective opening and closing arguments
  • On completion, students receive a graduation certificate and a detailed report card.

English language requirements are as follows:

  • Minimum strong pre-intermediate level (B1) for all academic programs

Example Tutor:

  • Kelly Thornton - Law & Politics
    • First class Law degree from Queen Mary University of London.
    • BPTC and Masters Degree from BPP University with distinctions in dissertations.
    • Law Lecturer in family law and corporate crime; qualified mediator in civil and commercial cases.
    • Research in public law, political trends, and gender equality.
    • Specialist in creating masterclasses on legal theory, political strategy, and utopian ideologies.

Guest speakers from previous summers:

  • David Olusoga - Historian, writer and broadcaster: Historian and TV producer known for "Empire" and "Britain’s Forgotten Slave Owners."
  • Helen Sharman - OBE Astronaut and Scientist: First British astronaut, spent eight days on MIR Space Station in 1991.
  • Kriti Sharma - Artificial Intelligence Expert: Focused on ethical technology and AI for Social Good in over 25 countries.
  • Marcus du Sautoy - Mathematician, author and broadcaster: Holding positions at Oxford and known for works like "The Creativity Code: How AI Is Learning to Write, Paint and Think" and BBC broadcasts on algorithms.

Extras

  • JFK to Yale campus: £330 one-way

  • Yale campus to JFK: £330 one-way

  • Lunches for ages 16-18: approximately $15 per day

  • Travel insurance


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Session Dates

Good News! You are not going to pay the full fee today, just a small deposit. After paying today, you will first get an enrollment form, and then receive a booking confirmation.

June - Boarding

Start 6/30/2024
End 7/13/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price $7,890

July - Boarding

Start 7/14/2024
End 7/27/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price $7,890

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