CILEx Level 6 Professional Higher Diploma in Law and Practice

Start Date: For further information, please call 0191 226 6313 or email enquiries@ncgdirect.co.uk.

Duration: 2 Years

Venue: Distance Learning

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Start Date: 15/09/2017

Duration: 2 Years

Venue: Distance Learning

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Duration: 2 Years

Venue: Distance Learning

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The Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx) is the professional body
for Chartered Legal Executives, paralegals, and other legal professionals in
England and Wales.
CILEx qualifications offer an affordable training route for employers to
become fully qualified legal professionals, ranging from paralegal to lawyers.
CILEx qualifications meet the mandatory training outcomes of the Solicitors’
Code of Conduct and CILEx members are independetly regulated.

The CILEx Level 6 Diploma in Law and Practice is the second and final academic stage towards becoming a Chartered Legal Executive lawyer.
Building on the CILEx Level 3 Diploma in Law and Practice, students are required to demonstrate a broad and detailed understanding of the law in three specific areas.
For one of these areas, the candidate must also demonstrate a sound practical understanding of the legal practice that arises from the law.
The candidate must also demonstrate the required level of underpinning professional legal skills by undertaking two mandatory Professional Skills units.

CILEx Level 6 Professional Higher Diploma in Law and Practice

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1 Practice Unit + Linked Law Unit + any other 2 Law Units + both Professional Skills Units
 

Professional Skills Units that MUST be completed are Client Care Skills and Legal Research Skills

The Law Unit options are as follows;
Unit 1: Company and Partnership Law
Unit 2: Contract Law OR Unit 13 Law of Tort
Unit 3: Criminal Law
Unit 4: Employment Law
Unit 7: Family Law
Unit 9: Land Law
Unit 14: Law of Wills and Succession

The Practice Unit options are as follows;
Unit 16: The Practice of Company and Partnership Law
Unit 15: Civil Litigation
Unit 18: Criminal Litigation
Unit 19: The Practice of Employment Law
Unit 20: The Practice of Family Law
Unit 17: Conveyancing
Unit 21: Probate Practice
 

Distance and Blended Learning

Professional Skills Units - Internally assessed and externally moderated tasks. Submissions windows to submit Professional Skills work will be available in January and June.
Practice Units - Examination available twice a year in January and June (3 hours duration)
Law Units - Examination available twice a year in January and June (3 hours duration)
For further details please visit http://www.cilex.org.uk.

The Level 6 qualifications form the last academic stage you will be required to study in order to become a Chartered Legal Executive
lawyer.
 

- For students wishing to dual qualify as solicitors, CILEx level 6 qualifications have exemptions with the SRA (Solicitors' Regulation
Authority) for the Foundations of Legal Knowledge subjects, and candidates achieving the Level 6 Diploma in Law and Practice can
use this qualification towards becoming a solicitor.
 

You are advised to complete the CILEx Level 3
qualifications before the Level 6. Non-members taking the subjects from the Level 6 Professional Higher Diploma in Law and Practice as Single Subject Certificates should have substantial experience in the sphere of law relevant to the their chosen subject or qualifications at GCE A level standard or above. Non-members who do not meet these
criteria are encouraged to study the Level 3 qualifications before taking Single Subject Certificates to ensure they have the necessary underpinning knowledge and understanding.

£ £4200

Please visit the CILEx website http://www.cilex.org.uk/ for further details on the additional costs.

The cost of the course does NOT cover the cost of the additional CILEx membership and exams fees.

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