London Metropolitan University

London Metropolitan University

Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Studies (CPE)

Address:

31 Jewry Street

Macmillan Way

London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Postgraduate Diploma, CPE

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This is a one-year full-time or two-year part-time course for graduates wishing to complete the academic stage of training for entry into the legal profession as a barrister or solicitor. You will acquire a knowledge and understanding of English and European law, and learn to interpret and apply legal rules. By the end of the course you should have a sophisticated awareness of the nature of legal reasoning and of legal research techniques. You should also have learned how to process large quantities of legal information; handle legal problems through applying laws to factual scenarios; and form well-founded arguments in the legal context.