Legal English Vocabulary - Free course

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 Free Course

COURSE BEGINS

February 28, 2017

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The free course “Legal English Vocabulary” presents the essential key legal English terminology in 8 lessons over the space of two months. The lessons are held on-line via webinars allowing participants to join in with questions about meaning and pronunciation.
The course covers the wide range of technical and legal words and phrases used in the administration of both general law and company and commercial law, equipping the students to work an international environment.
All the teachers and trainers are either qualified British Barristers or Solicitors, in private practice with experience being practicing commercial lawyers  and, as such, they understand the questions and vocabulary that causes problems for lawyers who re not native English speakers. 
 
The course is delivered through 8 lessons, at the rate of one lesson each week, spread over the course of two months. The lessons are in the form of webinars and are designed to emphasise the correct use of the vocabulary, practice pronunciation and speaking and to answer technical legal questions from the participants about the legal meaning of the words and phrases contained in the course.

THE COURSE INCLUDES Show more

  • 8 Live Webinar lessons 
  • On-line home-task exercises to test the participant’s understanding of the lessons 
  • Full vocabulary guide of essential words and phrases together with their legal meaning 
  • a course certificate, following satisfactory performance during the course from the Trainer and British Legal Centre – subject  to local printing by the participant
  • individual feedback to each participant following the end of course as to further study options
10% Discount on the price of British Legal Centre’s paid courses and seminars 

COURSE CONTENTS Show more

 The vocabulary of Courts, cases and legal administration.
The vocabulary of Company and Commercial Law
The vocabulary of Contract Law
The vocabulary of Banking Law, Land and Loans

COURSE TERMINOLOGY Show more

The course covers the wide range of technical and legal words and phrases used in modern international law equipping the students to work confidently in this important legal environment.

COURSE DURATION

The course is delivered by8 one-hour lessons over a 4 week period at the rate of one lesson a week. The lessons are recorded and can be viewed later by those who missed the original broadcast.

COURSE OUTLINE

The course covers the essential legal vocabulary which every international lawyer should be able to use confidently.

MATERIALS FOR STUDENTS

 Access to the archive recordings of past lessons.

TEACHER

Richard Brady

ACCREDITATION