Legal Academic and English Skills Course

Legal Academic and English Skills Course                   
For International Law Students and Lawyers


  Fall II 2012
  October 23 - December 13, 2012 (7 Weeks)

Spring I 2013
  January 30 - March 19, 2013 (7 Weeks)

Spring II 2013
  April 1 - May 16, 2013 (7 Weeks)

May 30 - July 9, 2013 (6 weeks)
 
September 4 - October 22 (7 weeks)
 
October 23 - December 13 (7 weeks)

 

Purpose

This course is designed to provide prospective and current international graduate law students with the language and academic skills needed to succeed in law school in the United States as well as to provide  international lawyers with the English necessary for legal purposes and understanding of U.S. laws.

Approach

A legal academic and English skills-based approach with legal content will be used to introduce prospective international graduate law students and lawyers to legal writing, reading, listening and speaking skills required for academic success in a Juris Doctor (J.D.) or Master of Laws (LL.M.) Degree Program, or for legal work with U.S. clients.

 

 

 

 

Tentative Schedule (5 hours/week)

Campus Pleasantville New York City
Day and Time Tuesday, Thursday 3:30-6:00pm Monday, Wednesday 3:00-5:30pm
Location

Pace University Westchester Campus
861 Bedford Road
Pleasantville, NY 10570

Pace University New York City Campus
163 William Street
New York, NY 10038

         

Tuition Fees(tu

Spring I 2013 (7 weeks) $823
Spring II 2013 (7 weeks) $823
Summer I 2013 (6 weeks) $705
Fall I 2013 (7 weeks)

$823

Fall II 2013 (7 weeks) $823

 

For more information, please contact English Language Institute at:

New York City Campus
Phone: (212) 346-1562
E-mail:  eli@pace.edu

Westchester Campus
Phone: (914) 773-3820
E-mail:  eliwc@pace.edu