Liam Barber

Biography

What made you pick this particular course?
I chose to do English Language because I enjoyed English at secondary and wanted to pursue it even further. I chose to do Law as I was thinking about going into Law as a profession. I chose to do sociology because I liked the look at the course content.

What do you most enjoy about studying at Petroc?
I have really enjoyed all of the topics covered in these subjects as they have helped me prepare for university style work.

Have you got involved in any enrichment activities?
In my first year I was involved in the Bar Mock Trial, I really enjoyed learning how a court works and how to argue a case – this also helped me with my anxiety when it comes to public speaking.

What do you plan to do when you leave Petroc?
After Petroc I have chosen to take a gap year and travel and then after this, I plan to go to university and pursue my love of English, that has been made stronger at Petroc.

Any advice for someone thinking of choosing the same course as you?
If you enjoy being creative, I would recommend taking English Language

COURSE(S) STUDIED

A Level Law, Sociology and English Language

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In my first year I was involved in the Bar Mock Trial, I really enjoyed learning how a court works and how to argue a case – this also helped me with my anxiety when it comes to public speaking.