The top courses to help you get hired August 2021
Looking to learn? Of course you are…
To narrow down your options, we’ve rounded up a few of the key law courses you could take this year, whether you’re looking to break into the industry, progress into a new specialism, or complete the final stage of your studies.
Here are the top law courses that you could sign up for this August:
Law conversion courses
Want to get on the right side of the law? You should start a career in it.
Law is an extremely rewarding field, and it’s not hard to see why. Excellent earning potential. Check. A diverse range of fields to specialise in. Check. Bringing justice to the world. Check.
What’s more, even if your degree isn’t law based, there are a number of conversion courses that’ll help you make your first step into law.
Perfect for: People who want to convert to law from another subject.
Designed for non-law graduates wishing to pursue a career in law, this GDL will enable you to fast-track your legal career. You’ll need a UK undergraduate degree in any discipline (minimum 2:2) (or equivalent) to get started.
This MA is perfect for non-law graduates who want to gain a legal qualification at Master’s Level, and go on to become a solicitor or barrister. To start, you’ll need an undergraduate degree (or equivalent) at 2:1 or above.
Law courses in humanities
When it comes to the areas you can make a difference in as a legal professional, the possibilities are endless.
For example, you could specialise in a crucial sector like human rights, enabling you to start a career in humanitarian and international relief work, or simply learn more about how international human rights law works in practice.
Or, you could choose to work in something like international energy law, which will enable you to learn how energy activities impact human rights and the environment.
Perfect for: People who want to branch out into the humanities sector of law.
This course is perfect for both law and non-law graduates who would like to gain in-depth knowledge of international human rights in practice. A UK undergraduate degree at 2:2 or above (or equivalent) is essential to get started.
Law courses for law graduates
Already part way through your studies? We’ve got you covered.
With the new academic year right around the corner, there’s never been a better time to complete the final stages of your legal education, which will allow you to become a solicitor in the UK.
Ready to take the stand? The LPC or the LLM are for you.
Perfect for: People who want to become a solicitor.
This LPC will provide you with the essential professional skills that legal employers are looking for. Eligibility is based on academic profile and achievement, and you’ll generally need a minimum of (actual or predicted) second class honours law degree or GDL/CPE.
This course incorporates preparation for the SQE1 and SQE2 exams. An undergraduate degree at 2:2 or above in any discipline (or equivalent) is required, along with knowledge of the 7 foundation subjects of English Legal System, Constitutional and Administrative Law.
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