How I Beat Law School At Its Own Game, And You Can Too

How I Beat Law School At Its Own Game, And You Can Too

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Some books cover everything from getting into law school to going to your first interview, or even how to practice law. Others focus solely on taking your exams. This book is about one thing a€“ getting Aa€™s in law school. But it starts at the beginning of school and ends at your final exam. It is the complete package of what you need to get Aa€™s without discussing off-topic items, such as interviewing skills. This isn't another a€œwork hardera€ or a€œbe more intelligenta€ type of book. Instead, it teaches anyone how to get Aa€™s by playing the game correctly. The techniques in the book have been tested and proven by numerous law students, and will work for you too. Here is what you will find in this book: a€c What to expect in the classroom. Want to know what law school is really like? Ease your pre-law school nerves by understanding how each class will be conducted, and understanding the different types of professors you will encounter. You will also learn how the court systems are structured and understand why you will read and brief cases in law school. a€c The psychological game. Unfortunately, law school is a psychological game that you must be prepared to deal with. The book covers the games played by your professors and some of your fellow students so that you can take it in stride and focus on getting good grades instead. a€c Getting a jump start. There is a simple technique that you can follow to buy yourself an extra week of studying at exam time. This technique is covered in detail. a€c Getting the big picture. One of the most frustrating things about law school is that professors intentionally or unintentionally a€œhide the ball.a€ Luckily for you, there is a simple technique that wona€™t require digging through hundreds of pages of expensive supplements. This book shares that technique with you to get you ahead of the rest of your class in seeing the big picture. a€c I.R.A.C. This book covers how to use IRAC to brief cases, but also how to take it one step further to give you what you need to ace your exams. a€c Note Taking in Class. Note taking in law school is an art. Learn the specifics of what should and should not be included in your notes. By following this novel technique, you will save valuable hours come exam time. a€c Study Aids. Should you spend your money on study aids? Learn the pros and cons and the proper way to use study aids to maximize your study time and potential to get Aa€™s. a€c Studying for the Exam. The last week or two before exams is the time that separates that Aa€™s from everything else. This book walks you through how to use your time day-by-day. Also learn concrete methods to reduce your material to the essentials and what you should and should not memorize for your exams. Following these techniques will send you to your exams more prepared than nearly all of your fellow students without killing you in the process. a€c How to Ace the Exam. Learn everything you need to know about how to actually get Aa€™s on your exams (both open and closed book exams). You will learn how exams are graded and why more than just issue spotting is required. Learn how to lay out your exam answer from start to finish in a format that will set you apart from the average student. Using this booka€™s techniques will alleviate significant stress as you will have a clear game plan and steps that you can follow to maximize your allotted exam time. The step-by-step techniques taught in this book were written by a practicing lawyer. The author was an average undergraduate student, but he graduated at the top of his class after figuring out how to play the game of law school.want to run to the bathroom and throw up. You wait for the exam ... Sure, three, four, or six hours sounds like a very long time, but it isna#39;t in the exam universe. From the time the ... For example, are there three pages of facts and one essay question? Or several sections ... If you are unsure, start with the most point lucrative questions, as these are where you will need to spend the most time. What you dona#39;tanbsp;...

Title:How I Beat Law School At Its Own Game, And You Can Too
Author:Brent McDonald
Publisher:Brent McDonald - 2014-10-21


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