T Level in Legal Services

Level 1 Diploma
Course Overview

This T Level in Legal Services is a new two-year technical study programme, designed with employers (PS, Bank House Chambers, Brown Jacobson LLP and Council for Licensed Conveyancers) to give young people the skills that the Legal profession needs. The T Level Legal Services will provide a mixture of technical knowledge and skills as well as a relevant industry placement.

Further Details

Course Location

Stockport College

Age

College 16-18

Course Start Date

04/09/2023

Course Duration

Full-Time

Department

Business & Law

At least 4 GCSE?s at grade 4+ including maths and English Language GCSE with at least a grade 5.

Students who study a T Level in Legal Services with us will:

Develop Technical core skills, behaviours and knowledge to work in legal practice and with industry policy and procedures through class based learning to achieve a technical qualification that is the equivalent to 3 A Levels.

Be able to apply skills and knowledge of legal procedures in an industrial placement and work with partnership employers who will support employer based project work.

Further develop their English, Maths and Digital Skills throughout the two year course.

Develop their own research and analytical skills, use of variety of sources of information, problem solve and investigate to make reasoned conclusions, communicate those conclusions and become solutions focused.

Work independently and collaborate with others.

The business enviornment

Careers within the legal professions
regulation

Professionalism and ethics/equality, diversity and inclusion

Security and risk

Professional services

Fundamentals of law

Data driven innovation/analytics and design thinking

Research skills

Project/change management and administration

Fundamentals of law

The legal services sector




The legal services sector v

On completion,?students will be able to choose between moving into a skilled occupation such as a Paralegal or Legal Secretary or to go into further?and higher?professional or academic study, for example, a higher degree level Paralegal Apprenticeship, or?higher-level?technical study including higher education.?

Paralegal
Legal Secretary

Assessment is externally set in the form of 2 written exam papers at the end of the course (synoptic in nature). Successful completion of an employer led project and demonstration of specialist technical Legal skills/knowledge will also form part of the assessment to achieve this course.

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