Taught course

Legal Practice Course

Institution
Swansea University · College of Law and Criminology
Qualifications
LPC

Entry requirements

We welcome students holding the following qualifications: 2:2 degree or above in Law or students holding a Graduate Diploma in Law. Degrees must be a qualifying law degree as specified by the SRA. We would also consider a third class degree subject to satisfactory interview. If English is not your first language you will need an acceptable pass in an approved English Language qualification such as the IELTS test (with a score of at least 6.5 and 6.0 in each component) or equivalent. .

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Swansea Legal Practice Course is a professional practical course that develops important practice skills and confidence for a successful career in law in England and Wales. Consistently rated as excellent by both students and external organisations in support of students the Swansea Legal Practice Course represents the best of innovation in professional legal education.
The Swansea LPC is known for the excellence of its pastoral care and support of students and personal tutors provide best practice guidance for personal development and training.

Stage One – Core Practice Areas

• Business law and practice

• Property law and practice

• Criminal and civil litigation

• Wills and administration of estates

• Professional conduct and regulation

• Solicitors accounts

• Taxation

Stage Two – Electives

• Advanced commercial law

• Business leases

• Employment law

• Advanced criminal law

• Family law and practice

• Personal injury and clinical negligence

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page: www.swansea.ac.uk/postgraduate/scholarships

Qualification and course duration

LPC

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
College of Law and Criminology
Email
lpc@swansea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1792 295913