Legal Practice (PG Dip)

Swansea University the United Kingdom

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The award
PG Dip

How long you will study
1 year

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How you will study
full-time

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About Legal Practice at Swansea University

  • LPC is the compulsory course for those wishing to qualify as a solicitor in England and Wales.  It is taught exclusively by experienced Solicitors and Barristers who bring with them a wealth of experience from practice.
  • Designed for Law graduates and students holding a Graduate Diploma in Law, the course is offered on a full time (over 1 year September - June) and part-time (over 2 years September - June each year) basis
  • Dedicated LPC teaching facilities and a practitioner Resource Room with full network access to extensive electronic legal practitioner resources.
  • Students at Swansea also have the advantage of valuable networking opportunities and work experience placements.
  • Students at Swansea are encouraged to adopt a professional attitude, become business focused and treat the course as a

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardPG DipHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study1 year
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  • The awardPG DipHow you will studyPart-timeHow long you will study2 years
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Notes about fees for this course

Annual tuition fees for entry in the academic year 2017/18 are as follows:

UK/EU International PGDip Full-time £10,900 £12,800 PGDip Part-time £5,450 N/A

Tuition fees for years of study after your first year are subject to an increase of 3%.

You can find further information on fees and how to pay on our tuition fees page.

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

Current students: You can find further information of your fee costs on our tuition fees page.

Entry requirements

We welcome applications from students holding the following qualifications:

  • 2:2 degree or above in Law. Degrees must be a qualifying law degree as specified by the SRA. Students with a lower degree may still be considered subject to satisfactory interview. 
  • Students holding a Graduate Diploma in Law.

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 in each component) or equivalent.

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