Legal English Courses
Key Course Information
Entry Level: Lower Intermediate (B1) to Proficient (C2)
Max class size: 6, average 3-4
Enrolment Date: Every Monday*
*Severnvale is open 50 weeks per year including Bank Holidays (closed 19th December 2016-1st January 2017)
- Ideal for those interested in law, wanting to improve their legal writing, drafting, communication and negotiation skills.
- Opportunity to practise networking skills and co-operation with other professionals.
- Dedicated networking evening event with professional colleagues and staff.
- A court visit and review of UK legal process.
Legal English Courses
Legal Entry Course is designed for those studying for a career in law.
Legal Exec Course is designed for those working in legal practice.
Legal Combo Course is designed for those who have limited time and want to focus on specific subject matter in focused 1-to-1 sessions.
Fixed Date Legal English and TOLES Course is designed for those who want to combine their study with a qualification.
|Adult Business, Executive and Legal English Courses||Legal English|
|Legal (group+ 1-to-1)|
|Course Components & Features
ALL LESSONS ARE 45 MINUTES’ DURATION
|20 lessons general language development|
|20 lessons individual (1-to-1) tuition|
|10 lessons Business Communication Module 1|
|5 lessons Business Communication Module 2
(suitable only for levels intermediate & above)
|5 lessons Legal Communication Module 1 (1-to-1)|
|10 lessons Legal Communication Module 2 (1-to-1)|
|5 lessons intensive grammar development & practice|
|2 lessons teacher-guided self-access study & computer-assisted Learning
(including a 15-minute weekly 1-to-1 tutorial with a senior tutor to review course content and progress)
|Pre-course Needs Analysis and advice on course selection|
|Total Course Length / Price per week (†)
†: If you book a course of 6 weeks or longer, you pay the lower price for the entire period of your course, including the first 6 weeks
Legal Communication Module 1 is designed for those studying for a career in law. 5x 1-to-1 lessons per week provide focus on basic legal concepts, institutions and general legal areas such as contract, tort, company formation and operation (Legal Entry course)
Legal Communication Module 2 is designed for those working in legal practice. 10x 1-to-1 lessons per week provide specific focus on a wide range of practice areas including, Contract, Corporate and Commercial, Banking, Litigation, Property, Competition, IP, Employment (Legal Exec Course)
Both Legal Communication Modules 1 and 2 focus on use of legal language and vocabulary, drafting techniques, negotiation and advocacy skills, correspondence and legal documents, telephone and video conference call and legal meeting skills
All our Legal English courses also incorporate Business Communication Module 1 for the development of general business communication skills required in an international environment.
Business Communication Module 1 focuses on essential business functions including: 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.
Are you looking for something more intensive?
Our most intensive and personalised Legal English programme is the Legal Combo course which incorporates 20 x 1-to-1 classes (Legal and General English) alongside Business Communication modules 1 and 2 (37 lessons/27.75 hours per week). Please contact us and we will carry out a bespoke needs analysis to ensure the course is aligned to your individual requirements.