Northumbria University

Northumbria University

Legal Practice Course

The programme provides vocational training across a range of subjects and practical skills, enabling students to learn how to apply their legal knowledge in a practical context.

Entry requirements

Applicants must either have obtained a qualifying law degree, passed the Graduate Diploma in law or otherwise have satisfied the Solicitors' Regulation Authority (SRA) requirements to embark on the vocational stage of training. English Language Requirements: IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (575 paper-based, 90 internet-based).

Course modules

Modules include: probate and administration of estates; solicitors accounts; professional conduct; legal writing; drafting; advocacy; property law and practice; business law and practice; practical legal research 1.

Sponsorship information

Career Development Loan; LEA; or employee funded.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 227 4453