Swansea University
Legal Practice and Advanced Drafting LLM
Swansea University

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Key Course Facts

Course Description

The LLM in Legal Practice and Advanced Drafting combines our Legal Practice Course (LPC) with an independent learning module, to enhance your essential legal skills and give you a valuable master’s level qualification.

The LPC is essential if you want to qualify as a solicitor in England and Wales. Adding this extra module, to upgrade the qualification to an LLM, makes you even more valuable to a potential or existing employer.

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Entry Requirements / Admissions

Requirements for international students / English requirements

IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)

    • 6.5
    • All Degrees
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Legal Practice and Advanced Drafting, LLM, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

We welcome applications from students holding the following qualifications: 2:2 degree or above in law. Degrees must be a qualifying law degree as specified by the SRA. Students with a lower degree may still be considered subject to satisfactory interview; Students holding a Graduate Diploma in Law. English IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component or Swansea University recognised equivalent.


Tuition Fees Legal Practice and Advanced Drafting LLM

England UK £7750 year 1
Northern Ireland £7750 year 1
Scotland £7750 year 1
Wales £7750 year 1
EU £10450 year 1
International £10450 year 1
England UK £8150 year 1
Northern Ireland £8150 year 1
Scotland £8150 year 1
Wales £8150 year 1
EU £10950 year 1
International £10950 year 1

Additional fee information


Average student cost of living in the UK

Rent £518
Water, gas electricity, internet (at home) £50
Supermarket shopping £81
Clothing £35
Eating out £33
Alcohol £27
Takeaways / food deliveries £30
Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food) £24
Holidays and weekend trips £78
Transport within city £17
Self-care / sports £20
Stationary / books £13
Mobile phone / internet £13
Cable TV / streaming £7
Insurance £51
Other £95
Average student cost of living £1092

London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.

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About Swansea University

Swansea University was established in 1920 and is located in the large city of Swansea, in Wales. There are two campuses, the flagship campus is located between Singleton Park, with its green parkland and botanical gardens, and Swansea Bay beach. The more recent Bay Campus on the other hand is located on an extensive beachfront property on the eastern side of town, past the marina. Apart from a vibrant academic life, students can attend the numerous yearly festivals that take place in Swansea, guaranteeing plenty of opportunities for getting out and about in your free time.

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Where is this programme taught

Singleton Park Campus
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