This is a fast-track undergraduate degree, which is only available to graduates of disciplines other than Law. The accelerated LL.B. allows graduates in other disciplines to obtain a degree which will qualify them for entry to the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice and the solicitor branch of the legal profession in two years. The two-year degree is available to all applicants holding a first degree. The programme is fully accredited by the Law Society of Scotland for entry into the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice. This flexible degree offers courses that put an emphasis on developing the key skills required by employers. The programme provides you with a sound general foundation for a range of careers, such as the civil service, local government, journalism, industry and commerce, international institutions, administration, banking, insurance, social work and the police service.