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Welcome to Staffordshire University CPE/GDL Award

This section is for students studying on the CPE/GDL course.

If you have any queries, please contact:

Reading List 2013-14

Download CPE/GDL Reading List 2013-14 (XLS, file size: 97KB)

Course Information

Please Read CPE/GDL Full-Time Day Information (DOCX, file size: 20.26KB)

Please Read CPE/GDL Part-Time Day Information (DOCX, file size: 20.36KB)

Please Read CPE/GDL Part-Time Evening Information (DOCX, file size: 21.37KB)

Download CPE/GDL Reading List 2013-14 (XLS, file size: 97KB)

Download your Award Handbook (to follow) 

View the Interactive University Student Handbook which contains University-wide specific information and can be used to answer many of the questions you may have during your time here. It also tells you where you can get more information and further guidance and support.

View CPE Part-Time Evening Student Year 1 Timetable (to follow)

View Read CPE Part-Time Evening Student Year 2 Timetable (to follow)

New Students

Make sure you visit our new student website which contains additional information about what to expect, see and do when you arrive or start your course with Staffordshire University.  There is also important information about the various support services we offer and a frequently asked questions section. 

Campus Map

Award Handbooks

Your award handbook will give you details of the modules you will be studying and when you will be studying them.

View CPE/GDL Award Handbook (to follow)

Studying EU Law in 2012-13: FT, PT Day & PT Evening Years 1 and 2

EU Law Study Guide (PDF, file size: 305.4KB)

EU Law Module Leaders Note to Part-Time Evening Students and Seminar Information (PDF, file size: 231.56KB)

EU Law Study Plan 1 (PDF, file size: 321.55KB)

EU Law Study Plan 2 (PDF, file size: 267.1KB)

EU Law Study Plan 3 (PDF, file size: 329.12KB)

EU Law Study Plan 4 (PDF, file size: 365.81KB)


Accessing Blackboard 9.1 - Staffordshire University's Virtual Learning Environment

Blackboard Course Management system is a web-based software system which will be used by the Law School to support flexible teaching and learning whether your class is taught face-to-face or at a distance. It provides tools and facilities to manage your course as well as content and provides online collaboration and communication. Although this is a text based medium, courses can be enhanced with audio and video.


Mentoring Scheme 2013-2014: CPE/GDL Full-Time & Part-Time Year 2

Mentoring Scheme - Information Sheet (PDF, file size: 7.74KB)

Mentoring Scheme Information to Mentors (PDF, file size: 21.6KB)

Mentors Student Guidelines (PDF, file size: 15.09KB)

Code of Conduct (PDF, file size: 18.21KB)

Mentor Student Diary (PDF, file size: 3.16KB)


CPE/GDL Induction - ELS Course Programme

ELS Course Programme (to follow)


Don't forget to E-enrol before you return in September

Find out more about E-enrolment

Student Charter

Student Charter and Behaviour Policy

We recognise the value of the Student/University relationship and we have developed the Student Charter which details how this can work in practice.

The Charter explains, in simple terms, what you can expect from us and what we expect from you in return.

The Student Behaviour Policy (PDF, file size: 159.32KB) (PDF, file size: 59.59KB) informs you of the behaviour we expect of our students.


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