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Full time | Talbot Campus | 1 year | 19-SEP-22

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Full time


1 year

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Qualification type

LLM - Master of Laws

Subject areas

Legal Practice

Course type


Course Summary

The LLM in Legal Practice will enable you to develop skills and knowledge to the high standard required to succeed in your legal professional career. It includes the Legal Practice Course with the option to graduate with a PG Diploma in Legal Practice.

Why study LLM Legal Practice at BU?

  • Acquire a sound foundation upon which further legal knowledge, training and competences can be built during the Training Contract phase of training and beyond
  • Develop high standards of legal knowledge and critical analytical understanding of the law of England and Wales and its position in the international legal arena
  • Take advantage of opportunities for work-based learning, building on your employability skills or to inform your reflective portfolio/research project
  • Benefit from an academically stimulating and dynamic learning environment
  • Network with a range of legal professionals, share experiences and work together.

Please note: The LLM in Legal Practice is intended for those wanting to qualify as a solicitor through the LPC route and where you started your Qualifying Law Degree or GDL prior to 1 September 2021 or 23 September 2021 respectively.


Acquire a good understanding of substantive business law and the institutional and transactional features of business law which pervade all areas of practice and are essential for practitioners. Knowledge of business accounts underpins a Solicitor’s ability to advise business clients in practice. 

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Entry requirements

A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in a required subject, or a pass in the Graduate Diploma in Law/ Common Professional Examination (CPE).

University information

Based by the sea in south-west England, just two hours from London by train, Bournemouth University offers over 90 taught Master’s courses as well as many research programmes. 16% of its students are in postgraduate study, meaning you’ll be joining a thriving postgraduate community. The university has four academic faculties, divided into numerous individual subject areas: Health & Social Sciences Departments: Medical Science & Public...more

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