Legal English for law-related and language-related professions

A 20-hour online course aimed at any law- or language-related professionals or students who wish to improve their level of legal English.

The course is run by UNED (Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia), and involves the study and practice of peculiar features of legal English, including its pronunciation. It also analyses the sources of legal vocabulary in English, in particular in the European Union. Legal experts will focus on four areas:

  • Family Law in the European Union (EU)
  • Commercial law in the EU
  • Cybercrime
  • Cooperation in civil matters in the EU

The course will take place from 8 July to 10 July 2020.