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Welcome to ‘How to become a lawyer’

Dr Morag Duffin provides a welcome to the 'How to become a lawyer' course by The University of Law.
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Hello, and welcome to this course, how do I become a lawyer by the University of Law. My name is Dr. Mark Devlin and I’m the head of access and participation at the university. I’ll be delivering this course along with my colleagues from across the University’s different campuses. It’s great that you’re interested in finding out a bit more about what it means to be a lawyer, and about the steps that you need to take if you’re considering a career path in law. Over the next three weeks, you’ll hear from law students, law professionals, and members of the University of Law team.
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You’ll have the opportunity to test your skills, and also to reflect on whether you feel that law will be the right career path for you. And this first week of the course, we will look at the different routes into law and also the different roles that you can have within the legal sector. So let’s get started.
Welcome to this course, ‘How to become a lawyer’ by The University of Law!
Watch this video to find out a little more about the course and what we will cover in it.
This course is designed to provide you with information, advice and guidance about considering a career in law, there is no requirement to purchase a certificate for proof of completion.

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