Anglia Ruskin University

Anglia Ruskin University

Legal Practice

Students who have completed the Legal Practice Course or Bar Professional Training Course, or are a practising solicitor or barrister who has taken the former Law Society Final Examinations or BVC, can use this course to extend their qualification to an LLM Legal Practice. The course lets students explore their chosen area of legal professional practice in depth. Students are able to focus on part of their current professional practice, an area that they wish to work in, or 1 that is of academic interest to them; they will learn to interrogate hard-copy and electronic sources; create and conduct surveys, questionnaires and interviews; and write-up and present their research findings.

Entry requirements

Entry is admission with 120 credits at level 7. The credits may be obtained by: a pass in the legal practice course from a UK university or other authorised provider; or a pass in the law society final examination and completion of a minimum of 1 year of a training contract; or a pass in the bar professional training course or bar vocational course from a UK university or other authorised provider. Applicants must also provide a satisfactory research proposal with their application. A 1st degree, with Honours, in a related subject and at a minimum final classification of 2.2 or equivalent. If English is not the 1st language students should be able to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a 15,000-word dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (International) 6 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (England) 6 months
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Chelmsford Campus Chelmsford CM1 1SQ South East

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