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    Full time & Part time available

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    Full time - 12 months Part time - 24 months

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  • Last Updated

    25 January 2018

Course content

The Diploma in Professional Legal Practice enables graduates to practice as solicitors in Scotland. This is an accredited PEAT 1 course accredited by the Law Society of Scotland.

After completion of an LLB Degree from a Scottish university, or the professional examinations of The Law Society of Scotland, those who intend to become solicitors in Scotland are required to undertake the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice.

The course is studied full-time over 26 weeks and there is an option to complete the course on a part-time basis (over 2 years). Please contact the Course Leader, Val Bremner for more information on the part-time study option. 

Our courses are ranked within the top Universities by the Complete University Guide and The Guardian University Tables. 

How to apply

Please visit the website to find out how to apply.

Visit the Professional Legal Practice - PgDip page on the Robert Gordon University website for more details!




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