With the Professional Legal Practice at University of Strathclyde you’ll learn the ethical rules, practical knowledge and personal skills required of lawyers in Scotland.
We train you to be a practising lawyer. You’ll gain a thorough knowledge of legal principles and an appreciation of the practical context in which they’re applied.
We place great importance on preparing you for what really happens in legal practice by giving you hands-on experience in an office environment. We also use realistic simulations to recreate situations you’ll experience in your work.
The course starts with a week-long Foundation Skills course for both full-time and part-time students. It consists of lectures, demonstrations and workshops in the following areas:
- Effective Communications
- Case Analysis & Problem-Solving
- Legal Drafting
- Legal Ethics
The skills gained are further developed and assessed within the core and elective modules taken during the remainder of the course.
The core curriculum consists of seven compulsory modules, plus a choice of five elective modules.
- Professional Practice & Ethics
- Business & Financial Awareness
- Private Client
- Civil Litigation
- Criminal Litigation
- Personal Injury Claims Handling
- 9 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications
DisciplinesEuropean Law Civil & Private Law Legal Studies View 472 other Masters in Legal Studies in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- LLB degree (or equivalent) which meets the requirements and outcomes of the Law Society of Scotland’s foundation programme.
International17150 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 17150 GBP per year during 9 months.
National7700 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7700 GBP per year during 9 months.
Living costs for Glasgow
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.