Manchester Metropolitan University
This programme has an emphasis on simulating real life legal situations, the course is both practical and interactive, using workshops and effective teaching methods supported by online materials, to help students develop the practical and theoretical skills required for legal practice. Students learn how to think and behave like a legal professional from the outset. Applicants work through case studies designed to reflect realistic legal scenarios, serving as the perfect way to learn skills such as interviewing clients, writing letters of advice, preparing legal documents and making court appearances.
A qualifying law degree or GDL qualification. Applicants should normally have a UK Honours degree, or international equivalent. Relevant legal experience is accepted. The University also welcomes applications from mature students with a background in legal practice.
Compulsory core units: advocacy; business law and practice; civil and criminal litigation; drafting; interviewing and advising; practical legal research; professional conduct and regulation; property law and practice; revenue law; solicitors' accounts; wills and administration of estates; writing. Elective units: advanced criminal litigation; commercial law; commercial litigation; commercial property law; corporate law; employment law; family law and practice; immigration law; media entertainment law; personal injury litigation; wills, probate and estate planning.
Open book examinations. There are separate oral and written assessments per skill.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Legal Practice Course||Full-time||£ 9,500 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|Legal Practice Course||Full-time||£ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Legal Practice Course||Part-time||£ 7,700 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Business School||Manchester||M1 3GH||North West|
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