Nottingham Trent University

Degree level: Postgraduate

Advanced Professional Legal Practice: SQE 1 and SQE 2 Preparation Course (Taught)

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Course summary

Passing the Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE) 1 and SQE 2 are essential steps in your route to qualifying as a solicitor. The LLM Advanced Professional Legal Practice: SQE 1 and SQE 2 Preparation Course is designed to prepare you for both SQE assessments.

  • This course provides an opportunity to obtain an internationally recognised Masters qualification that is eligible for the UK Government postgraduate loan.
  • All our SQE preparation courses carry awards and are taught at Masters level.
  • This course provides you with everything you need to have the best opportunity to pass SQE whilst also developing the professional skills that really matter to employers.
  • You will be taught by our outstanding teaching team, all of whom are experienced legal professionals who will provide you with excellent and personalised teaching in a dynamic and interactive teaching environment.
  • Our tutors will work with you to develop your essential legal skills whilst also preparing you for an assessment in which you will draw on your existing substantive legal knowledge and learn how to blend it with procedure to solve practical legal problems.
  • You will also be supported to develop the five practical legal skills assessed in SQE 2.
  • You have the option to write a dissertation in an area of interest or select from a choice of electives to enhance your employability.
  • Opportunities for further practice and test the legal skills you acquire through mooting, negotiation, interviewing competitions to enhance your CV.
  • Opportunity for “hands on” experience to develop professional skills and gain experience in our regulated and multi award winning teaching law firm, the NLS Legal Advice Centre.

Course details

Modules

The SQE 1 and SQE 2 preparation modules are delivered through an initial series of lectures in each subject area in order to enable a student to develop relevant basic knowledge and understanding. The lectures act as a stimulus to encourage involvement in the relevant knowledge and understanding and to develop independent learning.


Entry requirements

Students who enrol on this course will normally be required to have a 2:2 from their law degree or have acquired the equivalent knowledge of the key principles of law through a recognised course.


English language requirements

For students whose first language is not English there is currently a requirement that they have IELTS academic test grade of 6.5 with minimum of 5.5 in each component or equivalent qualification.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

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Advanced Professional Legal Practice: SQE 1 and SQE 2 Preparation Course at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS