English for Commercial and Corporate Laywers

English for Specific Purposes, 6 hours per day Mon to Thurs, 4 hours on Friday. Includes two 10-minute breaks every morning.

(26 hours 20 minutes teaching time)

Course Code:

AC11

Course Description:

This course will be useful for all those who practise commercial or corporate law or are studying to become lawyers. The course will also benefit those studying for TOLES (Test of Legal English Skills) or the Cambridge International Legal English examination.

Course content is negotiated with participants and may cover the following areas: contracts, corporate governance, company formation, competition law, intellectual property rights, real property law, employment law, environmental law. The course will employ authentic texts to present legal language and introduce concepts and terminology in English. Participants will have the opportunity to improve the skills needed to participate effectively in discussions on legal topics with fellow professionals and clients. There is an emphasis on developing vocabulary and reading skills.

Availability:

Course dates available on request.

Class Size:

Average class size 4-8 students max. 12

Timetable:

09:00-10:20
Break
10:30-11:50
Break
12:00-13:00
Lunch
14:00-16:00

Length (weeks):

1

Levels:

Intermediate to Advanced

Age:

18+

Fees:

£475 per week

What is included:

  • Student Welcome Pack
  • Classroom Materials
  • End of Course Certificate
  • Use of Self Access Centre
  • Free Internet and Wi-Fi
  • Services of Accommodation & Welfare Manager
  • Assistance with university entrance procedures if required

Cost

£475 per week

1 week

£475

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