Practical Skills Teaching
At Te Piringa - Faculty of Law we have a strong focus on the development of our students' practical skills.
Each year the five New Zealand law faculties compete in the National Law Students' Association Competitions, in client interviewing, witness examination, mooting, and negotiation - skills that are keenly sought after by employers. Learn more »
Modern lawyers need good skills in communication, advocacy, and dispute resolution - so we have made these skills a key part of the Waikato Law degree. Learn more »
The Faculty hosts the Secondary Schools' Mooting competition for schools throughout the Waikato, Bay of Plenty, Rotorua, Taupo, Hawkes Bay and Taranaki districts. Just as in a law court, this competition pits teams of "lawyers" against one another to argue a legal case before a judge. Learn more »