English Legal System (Module 1): Legal Profession Course. Scroll down to start learning and expand the topics below for more information. Overview Course AimTo teach non-native English speaking lawyers the English and skills necessary to understand the legal profession in England.Approx. TimeApproximately a minimum of 1.5 hours for non-Podcast Pro Members and 3 hours for Podcast Pro Members to complete this course.How To PassListen to all course episodes. Podcast Pro Members complete all quizzes from course episodes and pass with 50%. Then they take the final exam and must pass with 50%.Course OutcomePodcast Pro Members will be graded and awarded a certificate if they pass which can be shared with others. Content & Exam Podcast EpisodeContentEpisode Time (mins)Podcast Pro Activities Time (mins)PrerequisiteE17 – Legal Profession – The Barrister (Article)What barristers do; The different types of barristers; How barristers train; Explanations of key legal English vocabulary.2215-30N/AE18 – Legal Profession – The Solicitor (Article)What solicitors do; How solicitors train; Explanations of key legal English vocabulary.1315-30N/AE19 – Legal Profession – More Legal Careers (Article)Paralegals; CILEx Legal Executives; Clerks; Legal and chartered secretaries; Court reporters; Cost lawyers; Explanations of key legal English vocabulary.2715-30N/AE20 – Legal Profession – A Typical Day (Fiction)Fictional monologues from legal professionals; Explanations of key legal English vocabulary.2015-30N/AFinal Exam (PODCAST PRO)50 questions based on the course.You are permitted to take this five times only.90 minute Time LimitListen to all course episodes & complete all quizzes gaining at least 50% in each quiz. Certificate PODCAST PRO MEMBERS ONLYUpon passing this course you will receive a certificate.You will be able to view this on your achievements page where you will be able to download it, print it and share your certificate with others such as on LinkedIn.You will be graded based on your result in the final exam using the following grading system:PercentageGradePercentageGrade0-49Fail60-69Merit50-59Pass70-100DistinctionSign up! Feedback When you complete the course, please complete the course feedback survey. This helps us create better content for you.Survey 9 Oct 2017 E17 – Legal Profession – The Barrister (Article) 16 Oct 2017 E18 – Legal Profession – The Solicitor (Article) 23 Oct 2017 E19 – Legal Profession – More Legal Careers (Article) 30 Oct 2017 E20 – Legal Profession – A Typical Day (Fiction) Podcast CoursesNetworking for LawyersELS1: Legal ProfessionELS2: Sources of LawELS3: Courts and TribunalsELS4: An Introduction to Alternative Dispute ResolutionELS5: An Introduction to Criminal ProcedureELS6: An Introduction to Civil Procedure Shareable on Earn a CertificatePodcast Pro Members can earn a course certificate by following the course and passing the final exam. Find out more information about certificates here. Sign up! Course image: Gentlehorizons under Creative Commons license.