Cardiff Law School

Cardiff University

Legal Practice

This course is designed for students who wish to further develop their legal knowledge and skills. It stimulates a critical approach to evaluation of current and proposed regulation and cultivate independent and original thought.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (normally class 2.2 or above) and successful completion of the LPC, BPTC (or its predecessor the BVC) at a recognised institution within 3 years prior to entry. Applicants whose LPC, BPTC or BVC qualifications were completed outside the 3 year period requires evidence of recent experience in the practice of law which demonstrates their suitability for the programme; students whose 1st language is not English or Welsh also need to obtain an IELTS score of at least 6.5 for direct entry to the programme with a minimum of 6.5 in the skill of writing and a minimum of 6.0 in all of the sub-skills or a TOEFL score of 90 or above with 23 in writing and 21 in all other sub-skill areas.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include examination and oral exercises.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 - 10 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cathays Park Campus Cardiff CF10 3AT Wales

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