ELSA Member Offer: Legal English and TOLES
Welcome ELSA Members!
Severnvale is a Partner Organisation of the European Law Student Association (ELSA).
With 40,000 members ELSA is the world’s largest independent law students’ association. ELSA provides opportunities for international exchange, diversified legal education and personal professional development for law students and young lawyers.
ELSA Members are eligible for a free Test of Legal English Skills (TOLES) exam when you enrol on one of our 3 week Legal English and TOLES courses. Please mention you are an ELSA member at time of booking.
Legal English and TOLES
The course is composed of two weeks of intensive legal and business English tuition, plus a 1-week TOLES exam preparation course. The TOLES examination provides attendees with a tangible and recognised record of progression to present to employers at the end of the course. The course is designed to stretch motivated and aspirational individuals currently working or studying to work in the legal profession and is structured to maximise use of the time available.
Key Course Information
Maximum class size: 6 students (8 in August)
Legal English + TOLES Course: 2-week Legal English Course plus 1-week TOLES exam preparation.
Core Legal and Business Components
Legal Communication Module 2 is 10 x group lessons per week providing specific focus on a wide range of practice areas including, Contract, Corporate and Commercial, Banking, Litigation, Property, Competition, IP, Employment.
Business Communication Module 1 focuses on essential business functions including: 10 x group lessons on formal and informal writing; telephoning; reading business documents and numerical information; language of meetings; dealing with native English speakers; travel; business culture; diplomacy and entertaining.
|Detailed Course Components & Features||2 weeks||1 week|
|WEEKLY SCHEDULE: ALL LESSONS ARE 45 MINUTES’DURATION||Legal English
|20 lessons general language development|
|10 lessons Legal Communication Module 2|
|8 lessons specific TOLES examination practice|
|10 lessons Business Communication Module 1|
|2 lessons teacher-guided self-access study|