LPC elective subjects
We offer a wide selection of electives for you to choose from, and aim to run most, if not all of the following 13 electives on the full-time course and the day release part-time course (on the block release part-time course, availability of electives can be more restricted due to weekend scheduling limitations).
This range of electives allows you to pursue a specialist career path by opting for those subjects that you wish to practice when you join your firm. Alternatively, you can keep your options open or create a professional profile, putting you in the best position when applying to employers.
Elective subject summaries
Advanced Criminal Litigation
Banking and Capital Markets
Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Family Law and Practice
Intellectual Property and Competition
Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence
Private Client (Estate Planning)
Public Childcare and Housing
Choosing your elective subjects
For example, for corporate/commercial practice, you could choose Acquisitions, Banking and Commercial Law; for high street practice, Advanced Criminal Litigation and Public Childcare and Housing; for knowledge protection practice, IP and Competition, Commercial Litigation and Commercial Law; for regional practice, Employment Law, Private Client and Commercial Property.
We will help you to identify which options to take to develop the skills and knowledge you need.