Diploma in English Law and Practical Legal Skills July 15, 2020

The 2020 BLC Diploma in English Law and Legal Skills is designed for law students, legal practitioners, and legal translators who use English law or are interested in learning about English law.

Sign up before the end of July on our website www.britishlawcentre.co.uk/budapest/ to benefit from Earlybird fee reductions.

There will be a recruitment meeting for the Budapest course on the 23rd of July. If you are interested you can join by filling this form: https://www.britishlawcentre.co.uk/recruitment/

About the "Diploma in English Law and Practical Legal Skills":

The British Law Centre's Diploma in English Law and Practical Legal Skills is organized by a charity based at the University of Cambridge, Faculty of Law. Its members include Lord Carnwath of the UK's Supreme Court. Its Academic Committee is presided over by Professor Richard Fentiman, Dean of the Faculty of Law at Cambridge University.

Participants of the Diploma course study core issues of English law (including contract law, tort, trusts, and others) and build a portfolio of practical legal skills (including case management, legal writing, contract drafting, oral advocacy, debating, mooting, interview skills, and others).

The Diploma is taught at Pazmany Peter University in Budapest exclusively by native-speaker English lecturers who make 8 study visits to Budapest, especially to each the Diploma. Each study visit lasts for approximately 4 hours (not including extra, voluntary events which participants can join if they wish). The course materials are prepared by experts in their respective fields, including academic staff from Cambridge University and other leading UK Universities. The materials and course teachers are also available at any time via a dedicated course website. All teaching is conducted in English in a practical and interactive manner.

The Diploma is aimed both at law students, practicing lawyers, and anyone who wishes to improve their English language and legal terminology. Whether you wish to practice as a lawyer or simply improve your written and spoken English whilst developing a range of other skills, the Diploma helps to make your career goals a reality.

The Diploma is well-recognized amongst legal employers and educational institutions throughout Europe. BLC graduates have already gone on to excel in a wide variety of professional ways, inter alia by working in most of the major international law firms and a variety of legal institutions, including the European Court of Justice.