Education in Great Britain. Bournemouth Business School International - Legal Studies, European & Commercial Law - 36-week Diploma Course5890GBP
The Legal Studies, European and Commercial Law programmes are best suited to participants with a minimum Intermediate level of English on entry (IELTS 6.0 for the certificate; IELTS 5.5 for the higher certificate, diploma and foundation), who are seeking a professional skills programme specialising in English, and European and international commercial law. The courses are aimed at young professionals and students who are seeking a career or further study in law-related fields and require proficiency in English. Depending on the options selected by students, these courses lead to awards from BBSI and NCFE awards, and the City & Guilds (Vocational Key Skills Certificate).
The 36-week (3-term) diploma course (DLS 36) comprises 26 lessons weekly. The course includes all 3 terms described and leads to BBSI and NCFE awards, plus the City and Guilds (Vocational Key Skills Certificate). The minimum language proficiency for entry is IELTS 5.5.
Term 3: Weeks 25-36
10 lessons in legal studies
6 lessons in English
4 lessons IELTS Preparation/Academic Study
Skills (ULS only)
Course Elements Topics covered include: English legal system
law of tort, including physical injury and economic loss
sale of goods and consumer protection
law of taxation , employment, contract and competition
European Union law
company and commercial law (share and company capital, legal entities etc)
-to develop confidence and fluency in the language beyond intermediate level
-to develop effective business and professional communication skills
-to build appropriate legal vocabulary
-to develop a practical understanding of international, European law and legal procedure
-to develop an understanding of current international legal theory and practice
-to prepare students for university degree courses related to law and legal studies fields
-to prepare students for the IELTS examination
-to prepare students for the optional ECDL qualification
Students with good attendance and who complete all assignments can expect to achieve a minimum language level of IELTS 6.5/7.0. They will also be able to function effectively in English in a professional legal and business environment, and will have acquired a sound knowledge and understanding of international law, business law and legal systems procedures.
City & Guilds Vocational Key Skills Certificate (Level 3) examinations (continual assessment - Term 1):