Dinner followed by debate. The debaters will be selected by the debating club. The motion will be confirmed nearer the time of the event
Speaker: Student Debaters
Themes: Legal Knowledge, Justice and the Rule of Law
7.00pm: Domus Dinner
9.45pm: Event Ends
Materials and Preparation: No preparation required
Learning Outcomes: At the end of this Qualifying Session students will be able to:
· Identify the key arguments for and against the motion of the debate.
· Appreciate how the arguments are deployed effectively.
Professional Statement Reference: (Access the full Professional Statement for Barristers here)
1.9 : Exercise good communication skills, through any appropriate medium and with any audience as required in their work.
2.1 : Act with the utmost integrity and independence at all times, in the interests of justice, representing clients with courage, perseverance and fearlessness.
3.2 : Understand and apply principles of team working where appropriate.
Dress: Dark lounge suits. Gowns provided. For more information about this dress code please visit the Student Members area.
Students should consider all bookings a professional commitment and should only book onto an event if they fully plan on attending. Once booked on, students will be unable to cancel and receive a refund other than in exceptional circumstances.
This event is a Qualifying Session.