Manchester Metropolitan University: Legal Practice Course (LPC)

InstitutionManchester Metropolitan University View institution profile
Department Manchester Law School View department profile
Telephone 0161 247 6969
Study type Taught


Practice your legal skills in live situations. And learn the latest theory from academic experts. Manchester Law School gives you the best of both worlds in a supportive university community.

Whether it’s working through a case study in a group, or learning about professional conduct from a leader in the field, we prepare you for life as a solicitor. We develop your legal knowledge while exploring the commercial side of what it takes to succeed.

**Real-life practice**

You’ll build the skills you need to think and behave as a professional. Interviewing clients, writing letters of advice, preparing legal documents, appearing in court – our interactive course covers it all.

You can even volunteer your skills to find out what legal work is really about. Our pro bono projects mean you can practice your craft while helping someone in need or providing support for a business. The School’s competitive work placements are another great opportunity to get some more experience.

The course follows the requirements of the Solicitors Regulatory Authority so you can practise in England and Wales.

**Features and Benefits**
- **Law school community** - Our law school is a vibrant learning community with students and staff from all over the world.

- **Expert teaching staff** - Learn from practising solicitors who know what it takes to succeed.

- **Award-winning Faculty** – The Law School is based in Manchester, the second largest legal centre in the UK and at the heart of the Northern Circuit of the Bar.

- **Top legal facilities** – make use of our 24-hour library, legal library, mock courtroom and dedicated careers and employability service.

- **Competitive course fees** – we also offer an alumni discount if you graduated from our LLB or Graduate Diploma in Law.

- **Pro Bono work** - You’ll have opportunities for voluntary legal work. Careers advisers, tutors, and department events will all help you develop new links to the profession.

- **Placement options** – we’ll help you find work placements related to your specialism.

Legal Practice Course

Manchester Metropolitan University
Manchester Law School


Manchester Law School is modern and thriving, offering you excellent facilities and great opportunities.

Based in a diverse and vibrant city, which is home to the second largest Chinatown in the UK, we provide you with everything you need to develop a successful career in the legal profession or in alternative fields such as government, business and education.

Studying with us allows you to take advantage of England’s long established and respected legal system. The English Common Law system is influential across the world and your studies will demonstrate the importance of this ...

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