Generally, you should have completed the academic stage of your training by obtaining either a qualifying law degree (a good honours degree) or the Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL/CPE).
Months of entry
This course, based on work-related skills training, is for those wishing to become solicitors. The Legal Practice Course (LPC) equips you with the appropriate knowledge, skills and understanding of procedures and practice to embark effectively on the period of further training within a firm.
Suitable if you have work and/or family commitments as predominantly weekend study
Central UK location and attractive city centre campus
- Pastoral support
Excellent pastoral care and support by staff
- Careers and pro bono
Access to a mentor, individual careers advice and guidance as well as opportunities for involvement in an extensive range of pro bono activities
Leicester De Montfort Law School boasts an excellent reputation for teaching quality
Students are taught in the state-of-the-art £35 million Hugh Aston Building, complete with its own mock courtroom, client interviewing room and integrated law library
Integrated use of IT
- Administrative support
Comprehensive administrative support provided by CILEx Law School, one of the largest providers of open and distance learning legal courses in the UK
Information for international students
If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.5 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required. English language tuition is available at DMU both before and during the course, if required.
Fees and funding
Please visit dmu.ac.uk/pgfees for more information
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- ILEX Tutorial College
- +44 (0)1234 844 305