First Year Registration and Orientation

All registrations will be online. Please make sure you look at the following video and the videos under the Curriculum Advice Session tab BEFORE you register.

Faculty Administration Support Presentation

Curriculum Advice Session (Compulsory)

Academic Orientation (Compulsory)

LLB, LLB Extended Programme, BCom in Law and BA in Law

Link to video - all programmes

We will have three live Q&A sessions for students who struggle to register or have any questions.

Monday 8 March 2021 10:00-11:00  (Live Q&A for all Law programmes)

We will make use of one link for all students. Platform – Zoom (link will be provided)

Facilitators:

  • Mr Tjaart Viljoen (Deputy Director Undergraduate Programmes Mahikeng)
  • Ms Michelle Schoeman (Deputy Director Undergraduate Programmes Potchefstroom)
  • Ms Alpha Marais (Administrative Manager Potchefstroom)
  • Mr Shuping Mokgothu (Administrative Manager Mahikeng)
  • Mr Mqakama Radebe (Administrator Vaal)

Tuesday 9 March 2021 10:00-11:00 (Live Q&A for all Law programmes)

We will make use of one link for all students. Platform – Zoom (link will be provided)

Facilitators:

  • Mr Kagiso Masilo (Deputy Director Undergraduate Programmes Vaal)
  • Ms Rolien Roos (Director Undergraduate Programmes)
  • Ms Alpha Marais (Administrative Manager Potchefstroom)
  • Mr Shuping Mokgothu (Administrative Manager Mahikeng)
  • Mr Mqakama Radebe (Administrator Vaal)

Wednesday 10 March 2021 10:00-11:00 (Live Q&A for all Law programmes)

We will make use of one link for all students. Platform – Zoom (link will be provided)

Facilitators:

  • Mr Kagiso Masilo (Deputy Director Undergraduate Programmes Vaal)
  • Ms Michelle Schoeman (Deputy Director Undergraduate Programmes Potchefstroom)
  • Ms Alpha Marais (Administrative Manager Potchefstroom)
  • Mr Shuping Mokgothu (Administrative Manager Mahikeng)
  • Mr Mqakama Radebe (Administrator Vaal)                             

Academic Administration Session (Compulsory)

LLB, LLB Extended Programme, BCom in Law and BA in Law

Link to video - all programmes


Important: To be completed by all First Year Students

(You will have 14 days to complete the three tests, closing date ……)

Critical Thinking Test (COMPULSORY)

Link to be provided

*Students are encouraged to complete the test online.

Legal Writing Test (COMPULSORY)

Link to be provided

*Students are encouraged to complete the test online.

Legal Reading Test (COMPULSORY)

Link to be provided

*Students are encouraged to complete the test online.      


Get to know your Faculty

Welcoming message by Executive Dean, and introduction to Faculty Management Committee

Link 

 

Introducing your first year Law Lecturers

Link 

 

Success at the North-West University – Studying Law

Link 

 

Workshop on Ethics

Link

 

Introduction to Faculty projects

Link

 

Career options discussion

Link


Get to know your Student Leaders

Law Faculty Student Life: Welcoming message by, and introduction to the Law Student Council

Potchefstroom Campus: Link

Mafikeng Campus: Link

More info

Vanderbijlpark Campus: Link                                         


We want to hear from you

Student feedback

Link to be provided

Contact information

Email per campus:

Mahikeng Campus -  Law-MC@nwu.ac.za

Potchefstroom Campus  -  Law-PC@nwu.ac.za

Vanderbijlpark Campus - Law-VTC@nwu.ac.za

More information