Law Courses in Law Studies

Compare 19 Law Courses in Law Studies

High school graduates who are enrolling in college for the first time must understand how courses work. Most programs involve courses, some of which are assigned and others that students can select. It usually requires a few months to complete a college course.

What is a course in law studies? Law is a huge field that includes many different specialized subfields. These include litigation, international law, commercial law, public interest law, antitrust law, human rights law, and more. A course in law studies will likely be an introductory course intended to cover the basics of the field. Further courses will likely be necessary to further specialize in one of the specific categories of law.

One of the biggest benefits to your career that you will enjoy from studying law is the set of skills you develop. These can range from researching laws and previous court cases and resolving disputes to general critical thinking or communication abilities. Skills related to the field of law can help you enter your career successfully.

Because the cost of enrolling in a course varies, it is a good idea to thoroughly research your desired or required courses before enrolling. Aspects that will affect your fees can include your school, chosen program, country and length of study.

There are many different careers that can be obtained by studying law. The most common and straightforward application of your education in law is to become a lawyer. However, there are many different kinds of lawyers that each specialize in a different field. You will likely need to choose a specialization. The entry-level positions to eventually become a lawyer are paralegal and legal secretary. It may also be possible to use an education in law to become a politician or judge.

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Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC ) - full-time

The University of Law Postgraduate Programmes
Campus Full time 10 months September 2018 United Kingdom Birmingham Leeds London + 2 more

If you have a law degree or GDL and wish to train as a barrister, our BPTC is designed to help you secure pupillage. You can expect high standards of tutoring by qualified practitioners with unparalleled experience in delivering advocacy. [+]

Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC ) - full-time

If you have a law degree or GDL and wish to train as a barrister, our BPTC is designed to help you secure pupillage. You can expect high standards of tutoring by qualified practitioners with unparalleled experience in delivering advocacy. Choose our BPTC LLM and make your pupillage applications stand out - working on real-life pro bono legal cases.

You’ll be supported by our specialist careers service from the moment you accept your place. Our track record says it all - of our 2016 Full-time UK/EEA graduates, 66% have gained a pupillage within 12 months of completing the course. Furthermore, for that year, 22% of our full-time graduates obtained an 'Outstanding' grade, which is considerably more than the national average of 13%.... [-]


Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC ) - part-time

The University of Law Postgraduate Programmes
Campus Part time 22 months September 2018 United Kingdom Birmingham London + 1 more

If you have a law degree or GDL and wish to train as a barrister, our BPTC is designed to help you secure pupillage. You can expect high standards of tutoring by qualified practitioners with unparalleled experience in delivering advocacy. [+]

Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC ) - part-time

If you have a law degree or GDL and wish to train as a barrister, our BPTC is designed to help you secure pupillage. You can expect high standards of tutoring by qualified practitioners with unparalleled experience in delivering advocacy. Choose our BPTC LLM and make your pupillage applications stand out - working on real-life pro bono legal cases.

You’ll be supported by our specialist careers service from the moment you accept your place. Our track record says it all - of our 2016 Full-time UK/EEA graduates, 66% have gained a pupillage within 12 months of completing the course. Furthermore, for that year, 22% of our full-time graduates obtained an 'Outstanding' grade, which is considerably more than the national average of 13%.... [-]


Pre-Law

St. Norbert College
Campus Full time September 2018 USA De Pere

When you pursue pre-law coursework, you learn to read critically, think logically, write persuasively and act ethically – skills that equip you to interpret the law in service to others. [+]

Attorneys play a vital role in civilized society. By synthesizing their knowledge of history, political science and business with exceptional logic and verbal skill, attorneys assist their clients – individuals, organizations and even nations – in understanding and adhering to the law.When you pursue pre-law coursework, you learn to read critically, think logically, write persuasively and act ethically – skills that equip you to interpret the law in service to others.At St. Norbert, you can prepare yourself for law school by earning a degree in any number of fields, including but not limited to:

Bachelor of arts in economics Bachelor of arts in political science Bachelor of arts in English Bachelor of arts in sociology Bachelor of arts in philosophy Bachelor of arts in international studies ... [-]

Course: Summer Law Programs

European Centre for Career Education
Campus Full time July 2019 Czech Republic Prague

ECCE offers two separate thematic branches within each Summer Program in Law. They both overlap in time, but each has its own lectures and due assignments of internships. [+]

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Two unique Summer Law Programs in cooperation with the Charles University in Prague for you to choose. Applications for 2018 are now open!

ECCE offers two separate thematic branches within each Summer Program in Law. They both overlap in time, but each has its own lectures and due assignments of internships. The first Programme starts on June 18, 2018. The second Programme starts on July 9, 2018. Both of them are awarded 4 ECTS credits for every successful graduate.

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Participation in the Law Program is of interest not only for law school students. Both of our branches can be viewed as resourceful in almost any area. Broadening the horizon is a part of personal growth and a better understanding of legal field and law especially is something that is connected to most aspects of personal as well as work lives.... [-]


LSAT Admissions Test Preparation

Manhattan Prep: GMAT, GRE, LSAT Test Prep
Online Campus September 2018 USA New York

From live in-person and online LSAT classes to online lessons you can do at your own pace, we have the perfect LSAT prep for you. [+]

Prepare for a career in law. Pick the best LSAT prep for you

No matter how you like to learn or how much time you have before test day, we have plenty of prep options to get you ready.

Live LSAT Course - online or in class

The LSAT Complete Course is the most comprehensive LSAT prep program available. Providing not just material inside the classroom but outside as well, you’ll be fully immersed in LSAT work throughout your preparation period. Taught by expert instructors with 99th percentile scores, our live in-person and online classes are interactive, challenging, and anything but boring. And our small class sizes make sure that you receive the individual attention required to maximize your score.... [-]


Diploma in Paralegal Studies

Vancouver Career College
Campus Full time 65 weeks September 2018 Canada Vancouver Abbotsford + 1 more

The Paralegal diploma program at Vancouver Career College trains you to enter the challenging and fascinating world of law. [+]

Become an integral part of a legal office by enrolling in Vancouver Career College's Paralegal diploma program. Paralegals are well respected and well-paid members of a legal team.

The Paralegal diploma program at Vancouver Career College trains you to enter the challenging and fascinating world of law. The program combines administrative skills with extensive legal training. Students receive an Internet and core computing certification and study advanced keyboarding and business communications, as well as other day-to-day administrative tasks.

The intensive program introduces students to the Canadian court system and covers all aspects of the law, including family law, corporate law, real estate, criminal law, and litigation. Students also learn the procedures for legal documentation and handling evidence.... [-]


Diploma in Legal Administrative Assistant

CDI College
Campus Full time 100 hours September 2018 Canada Winnipeg

Looking for a career that will give you an insiders perspective on the legal system? Train to become a legal administrative assistant! This fast-paced career will allow you to become a well-respected part of a legal administrative team. [+]

Looking for a career that will give you an insiders perspective on the legal system? Train to become a legal administrative assistant! This fast-paced career will allow you to become a well-respected part of a legal administrative team.

You'll learn the fundamentals of the Canadian legal system, legal office practices and procedures, and will be come adept at using the latest office software. Once you've honed your skills in the classroom, you'll have a chance to put them to the test in a real legal office, as part of your required practicum placement.

You'll graduate this program with the hands-on experience and legal admin knowledge to launch your career in this exciting field.... [-]


Diploma in Legal Assistant

CDI College
Campus Full time September 2018 Canada Calgary Edmonton Red Deer + 1 more

The field of legal administration is dynamic and challenging. CDI College's Legal Assistant program will equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to thrive in any law office. [+]

The field of legal administration is dynamic and challenging. CDI College's Legal Assistant program will equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to thrive in any law office.

Students gain an understanding of the Canadian legal system and its practices. Family law, corporate law, criminal law and general law are covered. You'll also get a thorough understanding of legal procedures and practices and will gain hands-on experience through a practicum placement. Graduates of this program work in law offices, trust companies and financial institutions.

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Paralegal Studies (Graduate Certificate)

Marymount University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Arlington

This certificate is offered for those students who have a bachelor’s degree and who wish to receive the graduate paralegal certificate. [+]

Paralegal Studies (Graduate Certificate)

This certificate is offered for those students who have a bachelor’s degree and who wish to receive the graduate paralegal certificate. This program is approved by the American Bar Association (ABA). When a student receives a Paralegal Studies certificate from an ABA-approved program, the student may not provide legal services directly to the public, except as permitted by law.

Minimum Grade and Course Completion Requirements: Students in this certificate program must meet the University’s academic standards for graduate students and achieve a minimum grade of B- for each course required in the degree. No course may be repeated more than once.... [-]


Specialist Paralegal Qualification in Company Law in Great Britain (England & Wales; Scotland)

Central Law Training
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom Glasgow

The Qualification gives a comprehensive overview of Company Law and company secretarial duties. The aim of the course is to develop skills relating to the formation, management, and administration of private companies, and the transactions and procedures typically undertaken in the context of their corporate activities. [+]

This qualification gives a comprehensive overview of Company Law and company secretarial duties. The aim of the course is to develop skills relating to the formation, management, and administration of private companies. Students will also learn about the transactions and procedures typically undertaken in the context of their corporate activities.

This training course will include the following modules:

Introduction to the various forms of business mediums – part I Introduction to the various forms of business mediums – part II Tailor made vs. shelf company, resolutions and company meetings Shares, shareholders and allotting shares Transfer of shares Company directors Company secretaries, auditors, company registers, audited accounts and the annual return Shareholder actions and insider dealing regulations Company shares, finances, facilities and security Receivership, administration and liquidation procedures [-]

Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC)

BPP University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Manchester London Birmingham Bristol Leeds + 5 more

If your goal is to become a barrister, BPP University's Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) provides the best possible training. We offer advocacy and conference sessions taught in groups of four, true-to-life mock trials and assessments and the widest range of electives of any provider. [+]

If your goal is to become a barrister, BPP University's Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) provides the best possible training. We offer advocacy and conference sessions taught in groups of four, true-to-life mock trials and assessments and the widest range of electives of any provider. In addition, our Careers Service pulls out all the stops to help you secure pupillage.

On successfully completing our BPTC, you will be fully prepared for the demands of life as a barrister – and will be eligible to be called to the Bar of England and Wales (subject to meeting the qualifying session requirement of your Inn of Court).

The legal profession can be demanding and being a barrister is not for everyone. It is recommended that you read this important information issued by the Bar Standards Board if you wish to study for the Bar of England and Wales.... [-]


Pre-Law

North Park University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Chicago

North Park University’s pre-professional track for law is a sequence of courses and advising that will give you a solid foundation for your applications to competitive law schools around the country. The pre-law track should accompany a major—most often politics and government or business and economics—where you’ll also gain a deeper understanding of the complexities of government and business... [+]

Pre-Law

North Park University’s pre-professional track for law is a sequence of courses and advising that will give you a solid foundation for your applications to competitive law schools around the country. The pre-law track should accompany a major—most often politics and government or business and economics—where you’ll also gain a deeper understanding of the complexities of government and business.

Advising

Pre-law students are advised by faculty in the Politics and Government Department, often Dr. Jonathan Peterson who has significant real-world experience in the world of law and politics. Your advisor will talk with you about your particular interests in law, and help you stay on track throughout your program at North Park to make sure you are prepared for your applications and interviews for law school.... [-]


Specialist Paralegal Qualification in Wills Probate and Administration in England & Wales

Central Law Training
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom Glasgow

The programmes are designed to combine precedent, source materials, legal narratives, and styles to create reference manuals for everyday use, whilst providing practical knowledge to provide detailed coverage in best practice and procedure. [+]

This qualification provides a practical review of wills, probate & administration. Course content is tailored to the context of client work and covers all processes surrounding planning, drafting and enforcing a will. Specialised topics, such as administering the estate, taxation, after-death variations, family provision, and litigation are covered.

A variety of legal resources will be used to help you understand how wills, probate, and administration manifest in a real professional context. Precedent, source materials, and legal narratives are drawn upon to provide a comprehensive view of contemporary best practice.

The training course will cover the following modules:

Professional Conduct and FSMA Issues Tax Background Issues Tax and Estate Planning Constructing a Valid Will - The Law Drafting a Valid Will Entitlement to a Persons Estate: Intestacy Probate Practice and Procedure: Obtaining the Grant of Representation Probate Practice and Procedure: The Administration of an Estate Potential Claims Against the Estate: Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Avoiding Complaints and Claims [-]

Specialist Paralegal Qualification in Residential Conveyancing in England & Wales

Central Law Training
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom Glasgow

Property law has changed dramatically in recent years, with changes to the law in respect of the formation of a contract for the sale of land, the introduction of title guarantee, the new Land Registration Act and accompanying rules; and these changes have not finished with the proposals to extend electronic conveyancing and the likelihood of further developments with regards to land registration. [+]

This qualification reviews property law in the context of contract law for the sale of land, life guarantees and the new Land Registration Act. The course places an emphasis on the recent changes to property law in recent years and provides up-to-date best practice.

In order to effectively advise a client, paralegals must have wide and detailed knowledge of the subject matter. This course takes an A-Z approach in covering all aspects of property law, ensuring that you complete this course with a thorough understanding of property law regulations, and how they can relate to each client.

This training course will include the following modules:

Sources of Law, Capacity to Contract and Client Information Deduction of Title for Real Property Selling Real Property and Breach of Contract New Build Developments and Section 106 Agreements Requirements for Writing and Execution of Documentation Home Rights and Property Transactions Investigation of Title Land Registration Sale of Secure Tenancies, Powers of Attorney and Sale by Receiver Residential Flats - Long Leases Adverse Possession, Easements, and Covenants Borrowing on Real Property Short-Term Residential Tenancies Insolvency Conveyancing Acquisition of a Business and Professional Negligence [-]

Oppositions Judicial Expert In Traffic Accidents

MasterD
Campus Part time Open Enrollment Spain Alicante Barcelona Bilbao Burgos Córdoba A Coruña San Sebastián Granada Huelva Jaén Jerez Madrid Málaga Murcia Oviedo Palma Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Pamplona Santa Cruz de Tenerife Seville Tarragona Valencia Valladolid Vigo Zaragoza + 23 more

You can work in insurance companies, law firms, private investigators, official organizations, financial and credit entities, courts and individuals ... which is a huge professional future. [+]

Law Courses in Law Studies. Judicial Expert Course

Our course is recognized and endorsed by prestigious Judicial Associations.

You can work in insurance companies, law firms, private investigators, official organizations, financial and credit entities, courts and individuals ... which is a huge professional future.

Almost 100% of the appraisals of insurance companies occur in the field of traffic accidents

MasterD has a collaboration agreement with prestigious Judicial Associations, which means that you can enjoy a series of advantages in various services:

Reduced affiliate fees.Registration in lists of provincial courts.Professional license of Perito.Professional plate of Expert (optional).Diploma as a full member of the Association.Direct support to collegiate members.Professional support... [-]