Anglia Ruskin University

Anglia Ruskin University

Legal Practice (LPC)

The course explores civil litigation and dispute resolution; criminal law; property law and business law. As well as this, our range of optional modules give students the chance to learn about family law, employment law, child care, commercial dispute resolution and private client work.

Entry requirements

One of the following: a UK qualifying law degree with a minimum classification of 2.2 Honours; a pass in the Common Professional Examination (CPE); or a recognised Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL). Fellows of the Institute of Legal Executive (FILEX) students issued with a Certificate of Exemption from the CPE by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) are also eligible. Note: Applicants must obtain written confirmation from the Solicitors Regulation Authority that they have enrolled as a student member and completed the academic stage of training before they start any LPC course. 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.

Course modules

Core modules: Litigation; property law and practice; business law and practice; interviewing and advising; writing; practical legal research; advocacy; drafting; professional conduct and regulation; solicitors accounts; wills and administration of estates; career development; billing, file management and commercial awareness; negotiation. Optional modules: Family law and practice; employment law and practice; child care; private client; commercial dispute resolution.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a combination of timed open book supervised assessments, oral practical and coursework-style assessments across the course.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,200 per Year 1 (International) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Chelmsford Campus Chelmsford CM1 1SQ South East
Cambridge Campus Cambridge CB1 1PT East of England

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Anglia Ruskin University
Telephone number: 
01245 68 68 68