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Legal Practice Course

Postgraduate Diploma
12 months
Duration
13000 GBP/year
5950 GBP/year
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About

Completing this Legal Practice Course from Leeds Beckett University will part fulfil the vocational stage of your training to qualify as a solicitor. Recognised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, it meets the authority's training requirements and covers a range of legal subjects prescribed by the professional body.

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Overview

Your learning will focus on realistic case studies and you will take part in workshops that explore the challenges of professional practice. You will be taught by a team of academic staff who are qualified lawyers with wide-ranging professional experience. Their expertise will feed into your learning and they will be able to support you through a variety of option modules as you start to explore particular areas of interest.

This Legal Practice Course from Leeds Beckett University will provide credit points at masters level, and you could further enhance your future employability by completing a dissertation to secure a masters in law. 

Career

You will have the opportunity to be matched with a professional mentor from the legal profession who could provide support, guidance and work-based learning and career opportunities. Upon completion of this course, you will be able to proceed to the next stage of legal training as a solicitor by way of a training contract.

  • Solicitor
  • Paralegal

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Law & Practice
  • Interviewing & Advising
  • Drafting
  • Professional Conduct & Regulation
  • Writing
  • Taxation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should either have at least a second class honours qualifying Law degree or a Graduate Diploma in Law. 
  • Applicants are required to provide a letter from their awarding institution to confirm they hold a qualifying Law degree. 
  • If you would like to study this course full-time you will need to make your initial application through the Central Applications Board

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5950 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

 

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