Taught course

Legal Practice Course (LPC)

Institution
Leeds Beckett University · Faculty of Business and Law
Qualifications
PGDip

Entry requirements

Applicants should either have at least a second class honours qualifying Law degree or a Postgraduate Diploma in Law (GDL/CPE). Applicants are required to provide a letter from their awarding institution to confirm they hold a qualifying Law degree.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Completing this course will part fulfil the vocational stage of your training to qualify as a solicitor. Recognised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, it meets the authority's training requirements and covers a range of legal subjects prescribed by the professional body.

Your learning will focus on realistic case studies and you will take part in workshops that explore the challenges of professional practice. You will be taught by a team of academic staff who are qualified lawyers with wide-ranging professional experience. Their expertise will feed into your learning and they will be able to support you through a variety of option modules as you start to explore particular areas of interest.

This course will provide credit points at masters level, and you could further enhance your future employability by completing a dissertation to secure a masters in law.

Qualification and course duration

PGDip

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions and Enquiries
Email
admissionsenquiries@leedsbeckett.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)113 812 3113