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Legal Practice Course/LLM in legal practice (LPC/LLM)

Legal Practice Course/LLM in legal practice (LPC/LLM)

Key information

Qualification type

Legal Practice Course

Subject areas

Legal Practice

Course type


Course Summary

This course, based on work-related skills training, is for those wishing to become solicitors. The Legal Practice Course (LPC) equips you with the appropriate knowledge, skills and understanding of procedures and practice to embark effectively on the period of further training within a firm. The LPC is a course of work-based skills training for those wishing to become solicitors. All students have access to our mentoring programme and can take part in pro bono activities offered. The nature of the course, makes it more flexible and enables you to meet other commitments. Access to a mentor, individual careers advice and guidance as well as opportunities for involvement in an extensive range of pro bono activities.

Different course options

Full time | Leicester Campus | 1 year | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



Business Law and Practice - Core
Litigation (Criminal and Civil) - Core
Property Law and Practice - Core
Professional Conduct and Regulation
Wills and Administration of Estates
Solicitors’ Accounts

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students should have completed the academic stage of your training by obtaining either a qualifying law degree with a minimum pass of 2:2 or the Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL/CPE). The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) requires them to prove to us that they have a qualifying law degree or have met the CPE/GDL requirements.

University information

De Montfort University (DMU) postgraduate courses receive continual input from leading employers and professional bodies and are underpinned by excellent research. DMU strives to build what employers need: work-ready graduates with professional experience and industry skills on the CV. Your career will be in focus from minute one, with UK and overseas placements, internships, targeted training, coaching and research opportunities part of DMU...more

Similar courses at this uni

Legal Practice Course (Blended)

Online/Distance | 1 year | SEP-19

LLM Legal Practice (Top-up)

Distance without attendance | 15 months | Contact University