Staffordshire University

Staffordshire University

Legal Practice

This is the postgraduate stage on the route to becoming a solicitor and represents a practical training for the solicitors' profession, where students learn how to put law into practice. Most students study the LPC after completing the academic stage of training by means of passing a law degree or Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL).

Course modules

Core practice areas: property law and practice; litigation; business law and practice; pervasive areas of professional conduct and regulation; wills and administration of estates; solicitors' accounts rules. Electives include: corporate and commercial client; commercial property; employment law; family law; advanced criminal practice; advanced civil litigation and dispute resolution; private client.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2017 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,600 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Staffordshire University (Stoke-on-Trent Campus) ST4 2DE West Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions
Telephone number: 
01782294400