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Solicitors Legal Skills (SLS)

Course overview

  • 10-week full-time course
  • 20-week part-time course
  • Price: £2,300

This Module will prepare you for SQE2. The SLS helps students apply fundamental legal principles in skills-based situations. This module develops the following legal skills:

  • Advocacy
  • Interviewing
  • Attendance note taking/legal analysis
  • Case and matter analysis (including negotiation strategies)
  • Drafting
  • Research
  • Writing

In the following practice areas:

  • Business Law and Practice
  • Criminal Litigation
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Probate Administration and Practice
  • Property Practice
  • Wills and Intestacy


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, who you meet with before the module starts


Virtual weekly surgeries to refresh your legal knowledge from SQE1 and build your skills and weekly ‘town halls’ run by your supervisors


Hard copy and online textbooks
for all units


Mock SQE2 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)

You should have taken the SQE1 assessment prior to taking this module.


Credits for LLM in Legal Practice

30 at FHEQ Level 7


Course options

10-week full-time course, with an average of 30 hours of learning per week
20-week part-time course, with an average of 15 hours of learning per week


Course Fees

Fees: £2,300

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 February 2022 (in preparation for SQE2 assessment in April 2022). 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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