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Solicitors Legal Knowledge (SLK)

Course overview

  • 13-week full-time course
  • 20-week part-time course
  • Price: £1,800

This Module will prepare you for SQE1. The SLK covers essential areas where students will learn to develop and apply core legal principles and rules in the context of 13 practice areas:

  • Business Law & Practice
  • Contract
  • Criminal Law & Practice
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Land Law
  • Legal Services
  • Legal Systems
  • Property Practice
  • Public & EU Law
  • Solicitors Accounts
  • Tort
  • Trusts
  • Wills and Administration of Estates


Why study with us

Full access to the College’s Canvas Learning Portal and virtual community


Multimedia presentations, workbook scenarios and flashcards for each unit, to access as and when you like


Regular one to one supervision with an expert practitioner


A personal tutor for the programme, who you meet with before the module starts and work with across both SLK and SLS


Virtual weekly surgeries on legal content and concepts and weekly ‘town halls’ run by supervisors


Hard copy and online textbooks
for all units


Repeat SQE style multiple-choice questions for every unit and across practice areas, building up from Week 1


Mock SQE1 Assessments




Course details

Admissions Criteria

  • UK undergraduate degree or equivalent qualification or experience
  • If English isn’t your first language, english language qualifications equivalent to IELTS at level 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6 in each component (writing, listening, speaking, reading)

If you don’t have a law degree or equivalent experience, we strongly recommend you take either a Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) or foundation level course in law prior to studying for the SQE. The College will have its own Graduate Foundation in Law programme for students with a non-law degree or qualification commencing in 2022.


Credits for LLM in Legal Practice

30 at FHEQ Level 6


Course options

13-week full-time course, with an average of 20-25 hours of learning per week
20-week part-time course, with an average of 15 hours of learning per week


Course Fees:

Fees: £1,800

A deposit is required to secure your place and you can pay via instalments, please see the fee schedule for details.



Courses are timed to align with the SQE schedule set by the SRA. The College’s first full-time course begins in August 2021 (in preparation for SQE1 assessment in November 2021). Click here to see schedule for course timings.


How to Apply:

Applications are open for all courses in 2021/22. You can apply by contacting us via the enquiry form. 



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