Taught course

Professional Legal Practice

Institution
University of Dundee · School of Social Sciences
Qualifications
PGDip

Entry requirements

A Scots LLB degree essential.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The course is an essential requirement for entry into the Scottish legal profession.

Compulsory courses:

  • Conveyancing;
  • Court Practice;
  • Financial Services and Accountancy;
  • Professional Ethics;
  • Private Client and Practice Management.

Candidates also take either: Company/Commercial or Public Administration.

Concentrates on subjects of particular relevance to professional practice.

Qualification and course duration

PGDip

part time
18 months
full time
9 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations60
Written coursework / continuous assessment30
Creative work10

Course contact details

Name
Donna Hendry
Email
d.c.hendry@dundee.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1382 386737