LEGAL ENGLISH No longer is a degree of proﬁciency in a foreign language sufﬁcient to succeed or gain a competitive advantage in the workplace, but it is a combination of various different skills that is needed to do so. This is something that Foyle International recognises and it is reﬂected in the skills-based programmes that we provide. Not only do we focus on improving linguistic competencies within the framework of the ﬁnancial services sector, we also emphasise the importance of developing excellent communication skills. Tuition from experienced, qualiﬁed trainers, combined with the development of independent study skills and soft skills, ensures that our students become autonomous learners with the skills needed to succeed in their chosen career.
OVERVIEW The Legal English course at Foyle International is designed to help students develop the skills required to succeed as a legal professional and communicate effectively in both formal and informal situations. It is useful for: •Students currently studying law or professionals preparing for the bar. • Those preparing for the Cambridge ILEC (International Legal English Certiﬁcate) or the TOLES (Test of English Legal Skills) • Legal secretaries, paralegals, lawyers, barristers and judges.
CONTENT The course will allow students develop the language and skills needed for successful work and study in the legal ﬁeld. The course covers: • Modern legal terminology and vocabulary • Communication strategies: presentations, negotiations and meetings • Language of court hearings • Legalese and elements of legal writing • Understanding contract
COURSE FEATURES Variety of formats: classes, workshops and lectures Individual progress meetings with a personal tutor Personalised content: homework / assessment topics reﬂect students’ own academic interests Option to complete the Cambridge ILEC exam or the TOLES Social programme of events
DURATION & COURSE DATES • 4 week Intensive course - 25 hours per week • Starts Monday 28th July 2014 • Course Fees: £ 1950
FOR CORPORATE CLIENTS We design and deliver an extensive range of training courses that give our clients the tools they need to succeed in today’s global environment. Our team of highly qualiﬁed training experts draw from their professional experience in a variety of industry sectors to create relevant and stimulating workshops. Units from any of our workshops and courses can be mixed and matched to meet the needs of your company. If we still do not have what you are looking for, our highly experienced team will design a curriculum and relevant materials just for you. Courses can be delivered here in Northern Ireland, or our team can go to you and deliver on-site. Talk to a member of the team today to ﬁnd out how our training packages can help your business do better business.
OTHER COURSES AND CORPORATE TRAINING OPTIONS: • English for Business & Communication • English for Finance • English for Law • Exam Preparation Courses • Executive English
FOYLE INTERNATIONAL 17 – 21 Magazine Street Derry, Northern Ireland BT48 6HH (UK) Tel: +44 2871 371535 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.foyle.eu
Published on Apr 2, 2014