University of Law at Liverpool

Thanks to our partnership, students can study for The University of Law’s Legal Practice Course (LPC), Bar Practice Course (BPC), Postgraduate Diploma in Law (PGDL), Master of Arts in Law (MA Law - Conversion), Master of Arts in Law SQE1 (MA Law SQE1)LLM Legal Practice (SQE1&2) and Solicitors Qualifying Exam (SQE) courses at our Liverpool campus.

This adds to the already strong offer here at the University of Liverpool; students seeking a career in law have the convenience of both the academic stage of their training and now the ULaw LPC, BPC or SQE courses available on campus.

Graduates looking to convert to law after completing an undergraduate degree in another discipline can study for ULaw’s PGDL or MA Law - Conversion, or MA Law (SQE1).

The University of Law will be responsible for providing the educational content, teaching and support of both programmes.

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Legal Practice Course (LPC)

As a law graduate aiming to become a solicitor, the LPC represents the final stage of training after gaining either a qualifying law degree, the PGDL or a MA Law (law conversion course) and bridges the gap between academic study and training in a law firm.

Find out more about the University of Law’s LPC.

Bar Practice Course (BPC)

As a law graduate aiming to become a barrister, the BPC represents the vocational stage of training after gaining either a qualifying law degree, or the GDL or MA Law (law conversion course) and bridges the gap between academic study and the practical stage of training - pupillage.

Find out more about the University of Law’s BPC.

Postgraduate Graduate Diploma in Law (PGDL)

The GDL is the first step for graduates wanting to convert to law after completing a non-law undergraduate degree.

Find out more about the University of Law’s PGDL.

Master of Arts in Law (MA Law - Conversion)

The MA Law - Conversion is a specially designed postgraduate degree for non-law graduates seeking a career in the legal professions.

As an internationally recognised qualification, a Law Master’s is a great addition to your portfolio.

Find out more about the University of Law’s MA Law - Conversion.

 

Master of Arts in Law SQE1 (MA Law SQE1)

The MA Law (SQE1) is a is a law conversion course and includes the SQE1 Preparation Course, which prepares you for the SQE1 assessments.

As an internationally recognised qualification, a Law Master’s is a great addition to your portfolio.

Find out more about the University of Law’s MA Law (SQE1).

 

LLM Legal Practice (SQE1&2)

The LLM Legal Practice (SQE1&2) course is designed for graduates who want to qualify as a solicitor using the new SQE route to practice and also gain a Master’s award.

Find out more about the University of Law’s LLM Legal Practice (SQE1&2).

Solicitors Qualifying Exam (SQE) Courses

The Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE) is being phased in to become the new centralised way to qualify as a solicitor in England and Wales. It will eventually replace the current route to practice – the Legal Practice Course (LPC). ULaw has developed a range of new courses that will prepare you for a career as a solicitor, as well as SQE success.

Find out more about the University of Law’s SQE Courses.