LEAP

Lawyers & Economists Advanced Programme

LEAP is a highly specialised and selective programme designed to nurture the next generation of leaders. It incorporates elements of Economics, Business, Law and International Affairs and is suitable for students hoping to gain an understanding of these fields at university level.

 

All students will attend morning lectures in both Economics/Business and Law/International Affairs, and must choose either the “Economics/Business strand” or the “Law/International Affairs strand” as they will attend tutorials in their chosen strand to acquire more in-depth knowledge of the subjects.

Course Syllabus:

  • Introduction to the English Legal System

  • Introduction to Criminal Law & Offences Against the Person

  • Introduction to Criminal Law & Offences Against Property

  • Introduction to Comparative Law: The Diversity of Domestic Legal Orders

  • Introduction to Human Rights Law

  • Ethics and Immigration

  • The European Union and Implications of Brexit

  • Introduction to the International Criminal Court

  • Regional Systems of Human Rights Protection

  • Mock Trial

Introduction to Law & International Relations

  • Demand and Supply; Price and Price Discrimination

  • Behavioural Economics

  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship

  • Introduction to Accounting

  • Game Theory and Business Strategy - the celebrated concept of equilibrium

  • Asymmetric Information and Moral Hazard

  • International trade

  • Art of Negotiation

  • Execution of Business Plan

Introduction to Economics & the Business Mastermind

COURSE STRUCTURE

Students will attend lectures in both:

  • Introduction to Law & International Relations; AND

  • Introduction to Economics & the Business Mastermind

Introduction to Law & International Relations

 Introduction to Economics & the Business Mastermind

All students will have to attend these lectures in the mornings.

Law Tutorials

Only for 'law strand' students in the afternoons

Economics Tutorials

Only for 'economics strand' students in the afternoons

a typical day...

08:00-09:30

09:30-11:00

11:00-11:15

11:15-12:45

12:45-14:00

14:00-15:30

15:30-18:00

18:00-19:00

19:00-22:00

22:30

Breakfast (on-campus)

 

Lecture 1

 

Break time

 

Lecture 2

 

Lunch

 

Tutorials

 

Punting

 

Dinner (off-campus)

 

Movie Night

 

Check-in with the college

 
 

DATE & TUITION FEE

Duration

Date

Mode

Price

Two-Week

Sunday 09 August -

Saturday 22 August

2020

Residential:

Non-Residential:

(students who don't need accommodation)

£4,180

£3,180

The course fees include everything except flights, airport transfers and lunch:

  • Classes and tutorials (15 hours of in-class teaching plus 1.5 hours of tutorials per week)

  • Study materials

  • Guest lectures

  • Personalised academic reports and graduation certificate

  • Accommodation in St Edmund Hall of the University of Oxford

  • Breakfast and dinner

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Wide selection of afternoon and evening activities

  • Day-trips (e.g. London)

 

Each year we offer a limited number of scholarships based on academic merit or financial need. For more information, please contact our Programme Coordinator, Alice Wong at alice.wong@theoxfordspires.co.uk

Submit an application now! We recruit on a rolling basis, so apply early to secure a chance to spend an unforgettable two weeks with us in the summer of 2020!

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