Taught course

Legal Practice Course (LPC)

Institution
BPP University · BPP University Law School
Qualifications
LPC

Entry requirements

Qualifying law degree minimum 2.2 or above

Non-law degree minimum 2.2 or above and a GDL, CPE, or equivalent qualifications such as ILEX/FILEX

Months of entry

January, February, August, September

Course content

The Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice, known as the Legal Practice Course (LPC) gives you the essential training you need to become a qualified solicitor. Our LPC is much more than a qualification – it is a grounding in the key skills you will need to succeed.

We will equip you with more than just legal knowledge – we focus on the all-round legal skills and commercial awareness employers are seeking. Our LPC is your bridge between the academic world and professional life in a law firm, giving you the necessary legal knowledge, skills and commercial understanding to thrive in today’s market. Our cutting-edge Legal Technology Innovation and Design optional module will also introduce you to the innovation and project management skills desired by legal recruiters.

Incorporating our LPC, the LLM Legal Practice (Solicitors) qualifies for a postgraduate loan of up to £10,906 and gives you the essential training you need to become a qualified solicitor.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language and you do not hold an honours degree that was delivered in English, you will be required to provide certified proof of ability in written and spoken English to at least IELTS 6.5 (overall) or equivalent with a minimum of 6.0 in each module.

For more information, please visit bpp.com/study/support/international-students

Fees and funding

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Postgraduate funding – incorporating our LPC, the LLM Legal Practice (Solicitors) qualifies for a postgraduate loan of up to £10,906

Law scholarships – we support the brightest future legal talent, from all backgrounds

Future Finance – you can borrow between £2,500 and £40,000 to pay tuition fees and living expenses for higher education in the UK*

To find out more, please visit bpp.com/study/funding

*Please note that we act as a credit broker to Future Finance and are not responsible for providing the loan or assessing your eligibility for a loan. Further details of eligibility requirements, interest rates and other key terms of the loan are available by visiting the Future Finance website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • LPC
    full time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    18-24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
admissions@bpp.com
Phone
03300603100