School of Law

Oxford Brookes University

Law

The Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) course enables students who have acquired a non-law undergraduate degree to complete the academic stage of legal professional education (CPE) in one year (full-time) or two years (part-time) in order to then begin the vocational stage of training as either a solicitor (Legal Practice Course) or barrister (Bar Professional Training Course).

Entry requirements

Admission requirements are normally a 2.1 Honours degree (predicted or achieved) together with evidence of commitment to a legal career. Applicants may also be invited to attend an interview. Students whose 1st language is not English will need A-level English, or an IELTS score of 7.0, or UCLES Certificate of Proficiency in English at grade B or above.

Course modules

Modules: Contract law; European law; tort law; land law; equity and trusts; criminal law; public law; legal research project in another area of law.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Graduate Diploma Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,030 per Whole course (England) 1 years
Graduate Diploma Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,190 per Whole course (International) 1 years
Graduate Diploma Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,030 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
Graduate Diploma Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,030 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
Graduate Diploma Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,030 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Headington Campus Oxford OX3 0BP South East

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