How To Write A Law Essay

Short Animations for Newcastle Law School

Newcastle University Law School asked us to produce a series of three short animations to help first year law students get to grips with how to write a law essay. The animations break down the essay-writing process into three distinct stages, and although they are specific to the field of law, there are some general pointers in there that I’m sure would prove useful for other subjects too – such as ‘avoid drifting round aimlessly’; a preponderance I cultivated myself whilst studying English Literature many years ago, and something I still practice to this very day, although I prefer to refer to it as circumambulation. And off I go again…