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Legal Diploma in Law & Practice CILEX
Qualification:
L3 Diploma in Law & Practice - ILEX 
Starts:
20/09/2016 
Ends:
27/06/2017 
Weeks:
32 
Days:
Tue 
Type:
Evening Course 
Study Mode
Part-Time 
Assessment:
Exams and Coursework 
Level:
Area:
Business Services & Enterprise 
Course Code:
CEDLX1A 
 
Entry Requirements

Entry to the Diploma requires successful completion of the Level 3 Certificate.

You may still be able to enrol if you have a maximum of one resit examination to take from the first year, which must be taken at the next available opportunity (usually January)

 
 

Legal Diploma in Law & Practice CILE

The CILEx Certificate in Law & Practice is the first stage of qualifying as a legal executive and is a one year evening course leading to the Diploma in Law & Practice in the second year. Please note: the cost of examinations and professional registration is additional to the course fees.


About the Course

The CILEx Diploma in Law & Practice completes the first stage of qualifying as a legal executive and is a one year evening course following on from the Certificate in Law & Practice which will have been completed previously. Please note: the cost of professional registration is additional to the course fees but do include a first attempt at the examinations.


A Chartered Legal Executive is a qualified lawyer specialising in a particular area of law. They have their own recognised status and role within the legal profession, and have the option of progressing even beyond that status of legal executive to that of a solicitor or judge. The Diploma course is a follow on from the Certificate course leading to full qualification at level 3 and Associate status.


Key Units

There are many CILEx units from which to choose, but Sheffield City College Diploma provision includes the following CILEx units:


Unit 2: Contract Law
Unit 4: Land Law
Unit 5: Law of Tort
Unit 9: Civil Litigation
Unit 10: Conveyancing

These units build on the 5 units which students will have achieved through study in year 1, thus progressing from the Certificate to the Diploma in year 2.




Entry Requirements

Entry to the Diploma requires successful completion of the Level 3 Certificate.

You may still be able to enrol if you have a maximum of one resit examination to take from the first year, which must be taken at the next available opportunity (usually January)


Assessment

Exams


Where does this Lead

Students successfully completing the Certificate and subsequent Diploma in Law & Practice at level 3 will be eligible to progress to level 6. A number of specialist subjects from the CILEx portfolio will be offered. This may vary each year to accommodate demand. Please note; examination entries and membership of CILEx are not included in the fee.


Future Opportunities

Students successfully completing the Diploma in Law & Practice at level 3 will be eligible to progress to level 6. A number of specialist subjects from the CILEx portfolio will be offered. This may vary each year to accommodate demand.


Jobs can be found in legal practice, in the legal department of a private company or in local/national government and can include: litigation assistant; paralegal assistant/officer; legal administrator; junior paralegal.

 


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Extra Costs

Professional membership fees with CILEx.