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A course in Banking Law focuses in the area of law that deals with banking and the business of financial institutions. Law courses develop professional competence for prospective lawyers, attorneys, legal assistants, analysts and more. Ranging from Diplomas to Certificates to Courses, some Banking Law courses require a larger time commitment than others.

What are the benefits of a course in Banking Law?

Students who have completed a course in Banking Law hold specialized knowledge that prepares them for a career advising international law firms, investment banks, accounting firms, international corporations or fund managers. Requiring from few months up to two years of study, a course in Banking Law degree can prove a worthy investment.

Which career with a course in Banking Law?

Legal professionals with a specialization in Banking Law understand the many intricacies of the regulations and guidelines that financial institutions must follow. Attorneys with training in Banking Law are qualified to provide advice to businesses, corporations or individuals on bank regulation.

How much does it cost to take a course in Banking Law?

The costs of taking course in Banking Law may vary depending on the number of weeks or course hours, location, specialization and university. Funding assistance may be available for applicants on a need-based or merit-based scale. Universities will provide more specific information upon a request, which can be submitted easily from this website.

What are the requirements for a course in Banking Law?

Pre-requisites for a course in Banking Law vary widely. Some require a secondary school diploma, while others require an undergraduate or graduate level degree. Law courses are comprised of requisite lectures, coursework and written examinations.

How to enroll in a course in Banking Law?

If you are interested in a Law course but have a connection to the world of banking, then the course in Banking Law is right for you. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC ) - full-time

The University of Law
Campus Full time 10 months September 2017 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. In fact, of our 2016 Full-time UK/EU graduates, 51% have gained pupillage to date (December 2016). [+]

Course 2017. 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. In fact, of our 2016 Full-time UK/EU graduates, 51% have gained pupillage to date (December 2016). You can expect exceptionally high standards of tutoring and a wealth of pro bono opportunity. We’ll support you in preparing pupillage applications, with access to our specialist careers service from the moment you accept your place. Course Requirements To be eligible to take up your place, you must comply with the requirements for commencing a Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) set out by the Bar Standards Board (BSB). The Academic Stage Handbook on the BSB’s website gives you full information about these requirements. You will be required to pass the Bar Standards Board aptitude test by September 2017 (known as the Bar Course Aptitude Test - BCAT). Further details on this test can be found on the Bar Standards Board website You will need either a qualifying law degree (QLD) 2:1 minimum or an undergraduate degree in any other subject (2:1 minimum*) and a Graduate Diploma in Law/CPE For qualifying law degrees, all offers based on predicted grades will be conditional upon achieving a 2:1 or above All applicants who meet the basic eligibility criteria will be required to attend a Selection Interview at one of our centres at Birmingham, Leeds or London Bloomsbury in February 2017 *For non QLD... [-]

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

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

This course highlights the recent introduction of shared parental leave which is a significant change to family related leave entitlements. They also provide an update on the continuing changes to calculation of holiday pay following a number of decisions on this point - this is a hot topic because of the potential cost to employers of backdated claims. [+]

This qualification discusses employment law and its practice in the United Kingdom. The course provides a comprehensive and detailed review of employment law standards and practices. Designed for paralegal professionals, this includes a broad introduction to employment law, and explores insights, practical solutions and risk management. Parental leave and holiday pay and the impacts on family law will also be covered. This training course will include the following modules: Employee status and other working solutions Contracts of employment Unfair dismissal Discipline hearings Redundancy Termination of the employment relationship Discrimination Employment tribunal procedure Maternity rights, paternity leave and time off for dependents Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Trade union recognition and consultation [-]

Law Oxford Gap Year (for ages 17-19)

Oxford Royale Academy
Campus Full time 10 - 12 weeks September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford

The Law Oxford Gap Year programme provides prospective Law students with the chance to develop their academic understanding of the law through tuition and guided research. [+]

Course 2017. Introduction Whether you are thinking of studying Law as an undergraduate degree or as part of a graduate conversion course, this course is designed to set you on the right path to achieving your ambitions. The course also encourages development in wider skills essential to the successful study and practice of the law, including communication, academic writing, critical thinking and knowledge of current affairs. The Project As with all of our Oxford Gap Year subjects, the Law course focuses on the production of an extended piece of writing that the student must research and produce independently under the guidance of our tutors. Typically this consists of a thesis on a specific topic within the law, often an area of controversy or something featuring heavily in the news, although there is scope for producing something other than a thesis. Possible thesis titles and topics include: The UK’s uncodified constitution and the separation of powers: who really holds the power in the UK? Brexit: The legal case for and against Britain’s exit from the EU Euthanasia: reconciling legal, moral and ethical values The development of the law from ancient times to the present Topics Covered Following an initial Orientation Week, tutoring at our International Study Centre begins. This phase introduces the student to some of the fundamental areas of the law, covering the following modules: Introduction to Law and the English Legal System Contract Law The Law of Tort Criminal Law Constitutional Law Legal Skills [-]

Graduate Diploma in Australian Law

University of Technology Sydney
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 1.5 years January 2018 Australia Sydney + 1 more

This course is designed to permit appropriately qualified lawyers from jurisdictions outside Australia to satisfy the academic requirements for admission as a lawyer of the Supreme Court of NSW. [+]

Each student's course is individually tailored to their academic requirements, as assessed by the Legal Profession Admission Board of the Supreme Court of NSW (LPAB).

Career options include lawyer in NSW within a government or corporate department, private law firm or community law centre, providing students also undertake a course in practical legal training (PLT).

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REACT Course

HELSINKI ESPAÑA - HUMAN DIMENSION
Campus Full time 6 weeks May 2017 Spain Madrid

The REACT course is a six-week training programme on international peace operations intended for professionals interested in improving their knowledge of conflict prevention, crisis management and post-conflict rehabilitation, as well as to develop practical skills for their work in the field. [+]

Course 2017. REACT Course RAPID EXPERT ASSISTANCE AND CO-OPERATION TEAMS FOR CONFLICT PREVENTION, CRISIS MANAGEMENT AND POST-CONFLICT REHABILITATION (REACT) GENERAL INFORMATION The REACT course is a six-week training programme on international peace operations intended for professionals interested in improving their knowledge of conflict prevention, crisis management and post-conflict rehabilitation, as well as to develop practical skills for their work in the field. BACKGROUND REACT was created in 2003 with the aim to prepare professionals of different profiles, interested in joining the Expert Teams for Rapid Assistance and Cooperation of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). Over time, the content of the course has been adapted to the needs and realities of other international and regional organizations including the United Nations. REACT is the only training course of its kind that takes place in Spain. Since its inception, 20 editions have been taken place and over 400 students have benefit from it. Next course will take place in May 17th. OBJECTIVES To review and analyse the main threats to international peace and security; contexts in which conflicts arise; key actors; and its impact on civilians. To explore the mechanisms of international organizations for the prevention, management and resolution of conflicts as well as for the protection of civilians. To strengthen the capacity and confidence of participants to cope with and work in hostile environments. CONTENTS HOSTILE ENVIRONMENT AWARENESS TRAINING (HEAT) As part of the REACT course, students will benefit from the program Hostile Environment Awareness Training (HEAT). An... [-]

Competition Law

Executive M.B.L.HSG, University of St. Gallen
Campus Full time 5 - 6 days January 2018 Belgium Brussels Switzerland St.Gallen + 2 more

Whether competition law protects consumers, the market structure, or both, is the subject of an ongoing discussion in academia and practice. The traditional interpretation of competition rules has been challenged by a more economic approach. [+]

Whether competition law protects consumers, the market structure, or both, is the subject of an ongoing discussion in academia and practice. The traditional interpretation of competition rules has been challenged by a more economic approach. Whereas the purpose and interpretation of competition law have always been controversial, today, there is no doubt about its capital: Brussels has proven to be a global center of competition law and policy, attracting experts from the entire world. Thus, the Flying Classroom could not be closer to recent developments in European and global competition law, than in the Belgian capital.... [-]


Postgraduate Certificate Intellectual Property Law

Brunel University: College of Business, Arts and Social Sciences
Campus Part time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom Uxbridge

The Postgraduate Certificate in Intellectual Property is designed for trainee patent attorneys and others working within, or embarking on, a career in intellectual property law and practice. This part-time programme provides a comprehensive overview of theoretical, practical and management aspects of intellectual property. [+]

Course 2017. About the course The Postgraduate Certificate in Intellectual Property is designed for trainee patent attorneys and others working within, or embarking on, a career in intellectual property law and practice. This part-time programme provides a comprehensive overview of theoretical, practical and management aspects of intellectual property. The course is suitable for both law graduates and those with backgrounds in the sciences, technology, engineering and business. Non-graduates who currently work with intellectual property are also considered. No prior legal knowledge is required, as you will be introduced to essential legal principles as the course progresses. The course is accredited by the statutory regulator Intellectual Property Regulation Board (IPReg) and the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys. Upon successful completion of the Intellectual Property Postgraduate Certificate, students who wish to qualify as Patent Attorney in the UK receive exemptions from the foundation level papers set by the qualifying examinations agencies (see more details in Special Features ). The programme starts at the end of September and goes through to March and it is delivered on Wednesdays from 1pm to 5pm. This is a unique programme designed by the Law School to support Law Firms and the IP industry. The part-time nature of the course makes it possible to gain valuable knowledge of intellectual property law whilst in full-time employment. UK employers sponsor over 80% of students taking the course. Aims The programme will provide students with essential knowledge about the theoretical rationales and policy arguments for the recognition of intellectual property... [-]

Short Courses in Law Career Enhancement

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

To enhance the skills of persons who are in a career the Faculty of Law presents a number of diploma and certificate programmes in specialized fields of legal practice. These short study programmes have been specifically developed to address the needs that have been identified in the work place. Dedicated commitment is required from persons who decide to embark on studies on a part-time basis and the Faculty of Law endeavours to support students where possible to make their studies a pleasurable and successful experience. [+]

“Outstanding lawyers and a sound legal system are prerequisites of any civilized society. The legal system provides the rules within which the state’s administration, the business world, individuals and organizations, indeed the whole community operate. In any country in which the law reigns supreme, lawyers must apply legal rules and act as watch dogs to ensure that everyone adheres to the norms of society. Because the law plays an immense and far-reaching role, legal studies cover a wide and exiting field: the rules of the tough business world and the business entities operating within it, the protection of human rights, intimate family relationships, the prosecution of criminals and the conclusions of contracts, to name but a few.” These are the words of the dean of the Faculty of Law, Prof Patrick O’Brien. To enhance the skills of persons who are in a career the Faculty of Law presents a number of diploma and certificate programmes in specialized fields of legal practice. These short study programmes have been specifically developed to address the needs that have been identified in the work place. Dedicated commitment is required from persons who decide to embark on studies on a part-time basis and the Faculty of Law endeavours to support students where possible to make their studies a pleasurable and successful experience. There is a variety of offerings available on a part time basis at the Faculty of Law. Please note that each programme has its own relevant admission requirements. Application An application form can... [-]

Bar Professional Training Course PGDIP in Legal Practice at the Bar

Manchester Metropolitan University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2017 United Kingdom Manchester + 1 more

Designed to provide you with the skills and expertise you will need for a successful career as a barrister, the BPTC course at Manchester Law School will provide you with the rigorous academic training demanded by the Bar. [+]

Course 2017. Designed to provide you with the skills and expertise you will need for a successful career as a barrister, the BPTC course at Manchester Law School will provide you with the rigorous academic training demanded by the Bar. Manchester Law School has a proud history of providing barrister training in the North West and has outstanding links to both the local legal profession and the Northern Circuit (Chambers in Cheshire, Liverpool, Manchester and Preston). Practitioners from the Northern Circuit provide Additional Advocacy Classes for students and are on-hand at regular events to offer advice about your future as a barrister and obtaining pupillage. Features and benefits of the course Specialist BPTC facilities Recognising the challenging nature of barrister training, the Law School offers a number of specialist facilities for the use of students on the BPTC programme. Students benefit from specialist postgraduate study areas, personal chambers rooms, legal libraries, personal study areas plus a mock courtroom where students can practice their advocacy skills in a realistic legal environment. Advocacy We will provide you with the opportunity to hone your advocacy skills with many opportunities to understand the skills involved and to put them into practice. Our advocacy sessions far exceed the minimum hours set by the Bar Standards Board (BSB) and we are very proud of the skills that our students develop during the course. You will receive approximately 42 hours of criminal and civil advocacy plus assessments, which is over three times the minimum required by the... [-]

Oxford Week

Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía (ISDE) Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 week July 2017 Spain Barcelona

This initiative is one of the highlights each year as part of the training offered by the ISDE in the area of Law. It is a unique opportunity to become part of an intensive program which organizes one of the most prestigious institutions in Spain such as ISDE, at Brasenose College in Oxford University. [+]

Preview This initiative is one of the highlights each year as part of the training offered by the ISDE in the area of Law. It is a unique opportunity to become part of an intensive program which organizes one of the most prestigious institutions in Spain such as ISDE, at Brasenose College in Oxford University. This Week will take place at the Brasenose College in Oxford University and will consist of a training week in Law, together with visits in the city of London to some of the most important Law Firms. You will also take part in workshops in prestigious Law firms in the city. ISDE is an institution born in Spain and focused on training top level law professionals. To achieve this goal it brings together outstanding specialists from different universities, institutions, and law firms to give the students the best possible education and training. The excellent results obtained have been recognized by its inclusion in prestigious national and international rankings like the Financial Times Innovative Law Schools ranking. Oxford University is one of the oldest and most prestigious Universities in the world. Its name is synonymous with academic excellence. Presentation This is a unique opportunity to become part of an intensive program which joins two of the most prestigious law institutions in Spain and the United Kingdom, such as ISDE and Brasenose Collegue, with professionals from the most prestigious and well known law firms. It will take place at Oxford University and will consist of a training... [-]

Graduate Certificate In Procurement Expert And Consumer Law

UAM Universidad Autónoma de Madrid - Títulos propios
Campus Full time 6 months January 2018 Spain Madrid

It is objective of Title Expert-depth knowledge of the general theory of contracts and contracts in particular (all breaks down to the content of the subjects of Title Expert, which are described below in this document). Particular attention will be given to the application of these legal matters are making the courts. European private law attention will also be paid, and how would modernize the General Theory of the contract. Modernization in that not only the perpetrators, but also the Supreme Court itself are involved. [+]

Course 2017. It is objective of Title Expert-depth knowledge of the general theory of contracts and contracts in particular (all breaks down to the content of the subjects of Title Expert, which are described below in this document). Particular attention will be given to the application of these legal matters are making the courts. European private law attention will also be paid, and how would modernize the General Theory of the contract. Modernization in that not only the perpetrators, but also the Supreme Court itself are involved. core competencies General skills: CG1: Acquisition and deepening knowledge of the basic principles underlying the regulation of consumer law and, in particular, the matters designated in each of the modules. CG2: Ability to identify, interpret and correctly apply the regulatory texts of consumer law. CG3: Ability to prepare legal reports related to consumer protection, with an ordered structure and a solid argument. CG4: Acquisition and consolidation of study and learning skills that allow the student to deepen in the future regulation of consumer. CG5: Acquisition of a capacity of oral presentation of a legal issue of consumer law. Specific skills: CE.1: Acquisition and deepening knowledge of European sources of consumer law and ability to judge the correct transposition into Spanish law through the various laws protecting consumers and their application by national courts. CE.2: Acquisition and deepening of knowledge about the distribution of powers between the State and the Autonomous Communities on consumption and ability to detect jurisdictional excesses. CE.3: Ability to relate... [-]

Summer Language and Law Institute

Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Campus Full time 4 weeks July 2017 USA Cleveland

Four-week, summer introduction to U.S. common law and U.S. legal research, writing and analysis, and an opportunity to improve legal English language skills. [+]

The Summer Language and Law Institute is an intensive four-week training experience exclusively for foreign legal professionals and students. The institute is designed to: Introduce students to the practice and study of law in the U.S.; Provide students with a practical introduction to U.S. legal research and analysis; and Improve students' English language skills through an integrated English for Legal Purposes program. Conducted daily at the School of Law, which is located on the scenic urban campus of Case Western Reserve University in the cultural hub of Cleveland's University Circle, the institute is an advanced program intended to broaden and polish foreign students' already strong English communication skills while introducing them to American common law practice and preparing them for the rigors of American law school study. Intensive English language study English for Legal Purposes is an innovative, integrated and practical program that emphasizes the reading, analysis, research, writing and comprehension skills necessary to participate in legal discourse. The lecture series, attorney discussion sessions and Case Western Reserve method will introduce legal professionals—whether planning to attend an LL.M. program or simply broaden general knowledge of the U.S. legal system—to the practice of law in the U.S. Prospective LL.M., S.J.D., or J.D. students trained in a foreign educational and legal system will be introduced to the study of law in the U.S. prior to attending their respective programs. Students have ample opportunity to practice conversation and comprehension skills, while becoming familiar with American classroom dynamics, including the "Socratic method." Developing language... [-]

Graduate Diploma in Law

Oxford Brookes University, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

The Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) is a law conversion course for non-law graduates. [+]

Graduate Diploma in Law

 

The Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) course enables students who have acquired a non-law undergraduate degree to complete the academic stage of legal professional education (CPE) in one year (full-time) or two years (part-time) in order to then begin the vocational stage of training as either a solicitor (Legal Practice Course) or barrister (Bar Professional Training Course). The Oxford Brookes GDL is renowned for its strong academic focus and its high calibre intake. The relatively small number of students (limited to an intake of 100) ensures a friendly and supportive learning environment and individual attention for students from their tutors. Guest lectures are arranged throughout the year to augment the lecture programme.... [-]


Ll.m. Franco-German Law

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg FAU
Campus Full time 2 - 2 years October 2017 Germany Nürnberg

The course takes place in the first semester at the University of Rennes 1, held in the semester 2-4 at the FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg. The language of these courses is mostly French (semester 1) and German (semester 2-4). German and French language skills must therefore be present at running level. [+]

Courses mostly in other languages The language of these courses is mostly French and German. German and French language skills must therefore vorliege on running level Design and Structure Study contents Focus: German law, French law, European and International Law Studies "German-French Law" is a combination several programs are: (1) University of Erlangen-Nuremberg Law with state examination (for students Erlanger) Master "German-French Law" with completion LL.M. (2) Université de Rennes 1 Licence en droit - juriste franco anglais Master Droit européen - spécialité juriste franco-anglais (Master 2) special instructions Acquisition of a German and a French degree ( "double degree") Partner University: Université de Rennes I, France Requirement for studying is the conclusion of a license by the German-French law "or a comparable degree. In addition, must in addition to the application for the LL.M. German-French Law at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg a job at the University of Rennes 1 for daen Master "Master Droit européen - spécialité juriste franco-anglais (Master 2)" take place. [-]

Diploma Legal Administrative Assistant

CDI College
Campus Full time 100 hours September 2017 Canada Manitoba Vancouver Montreal Longueuil Victoria + 4 more

This program - Legal Administrative Assistant Program is very intensive and covers many aspects of the legal profession. Students will not only enhance their keyboarding and transcription skills. [+]

This program - Legal Administrative Assistant Program is very intensive and covers many aspects of the legal profession. Students will not only enhance their keyboarding and transcription skills, but will also receive hands-on training in the two major word processing programs. Students will learn the proper procedures and terminology used in the legal system. Subject areas will include wills and estates, real estate, corporate and commercial law, civil litigation, and family law.

Career Opportunities

A career in the legal profession is both prestigious and rewarding. As a legal administrative assistant, the graduate can be the vital link between the lawyer and the client. This program ⎯ in conjunction with strong interpersonal and communication skills, and a professional and self-confident attitude ⎯ prepares the graduate for a career in either a large legal organization or a small legal practice. Every office needs well-trained support staff....the challenges and opportunities are therefore endless once certified as a Legal Administrative Assistant... [-]