Planit


Legal Services

Edinburgh College

Venues

Sighthill Campus

Content

This course will provide you with a basic understanding of Scots law and legal procedures. The course is developed in line with current professional practice to ensure we provide you with the latest skills and knowledge. You will be encouraged to build your confidence levels developing competence in a variety of specialised legal areas - vital to your success in the industry. This course prepares you to progress further study of Scots law in degree-level programmes.

Subjects include:
Criminal Law, Commercial Law, Company Law, Scots Private Law, Scottish Criminal Law, Business Contractual Relationships, Legal Secretarial, Mooting Communications.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers, preferably including English. Interview. Pre-entry test.

Progression Routes

Employment as legal assistant or trainee paralegal

Start Date

August

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years

Department

Enterprise and Commerce

SCQF Level

8