GDL

October 10, 2019
GDL personal statement application

5 Top Tips for the Ultimate GDL Personal Statement

The GDL is a particular type of legal course. Therefore, it requires a particular type of personal statement during the application stage. The admissions tutor for […]
July 10, 2019
Becoming a Barrister Checklist

A GDL’s Student Feedback

This time last year I had just finished my undergraduate degree and was excited to begin my study of the Graduate Diploma in Law. One year […]
November 12, 2014

Seven Things I’ve Learned Since Starting my GDL

1. Time is precious The GDL is, essentially, a degree crammed into one year’s worth of studying, or, if you’re like me, two years of part […]
May 19, 2014
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Combining Full-time Work with Part-time Study

With the typical progression of studying, then a full-time job, it can often be forgotten that many people work full time and study part-time. This article […]
June 6, 2013

Pros and Cons: The Accelerated GDL

If there’s such a thing as the biological education clock, let’s just say it was more than slightly thrown off when I naively strolled into the […]
April 6, 2013
Becoming a Barrister Checklist

Preparing for the GDL and a Career in Law

So why do you want to practise law? The answer ‘because I did a law degree’ may not be adequate in today’s turbulent recruitment of future […]