SQE 1 Preparation Course

SQE 1 Preparation Course


This course is for those who wish to qualify as a solicitor in England and Wales using the SQE pathway to qualification. The course will prepare you for the SRA’s centralised SQE1 assessments, which will test functioning legal knowledge (FLK).

The University of Law is the course operator of the Hong Kong programmes, while The Hong Kong Management Association provides teaching venues and administrative support.


12 weeks (Full-time)
27 weeks (Part-time)

The University of Law

Renowned History

  • One of the UK’s longest-established specialist providers of legal education since 1876

Powerful Networking

  • UK’s largest legal alumni group with over 80,000 members, many of whom are qualified lawyers in Hong Kong, Malaysia, England and Wales
  • Working with 90 of the top 100 UK law firms
  • Close links with a wide range of barristers’ chambers

Flexible Study Options

  • Both full-time and part-time options are available

Teaching Quality

  • Taught by experienced practitioners
  • Tutor contact time and weekly individual feedback
  • Study manuals included within the course fee specifically for the SQE 1 syllabus
  • Supported by the ULaw SQE revision app
  • Examination Preparation Course offered as part of the course

Promising Career

  • A number of experts providing one-to-one support for Legal career and employability service, including Qualifying Work Experience options
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Fairmont House

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Functioning Legal Knowledge 1 (FLK1)

  • Business Law and Practice
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Contract *
  • Tort *
  • Legal System of England and Wales *
  • Constitutional and Administrative Law and EU Law *
  • Legal Services

Functioning Legal Knowledge 2 (FLK2)

  • Property Practice
  • Wills and the Administration of Estates
  • Solicitors Accounts
  • Land Law *
  • Trusts *
  • Criminal Law *
  • Criminal Practice

* Students will be expected to have studied these subjects before starting the SQE1 Preparation Course. These subjects will not be taught, but students will have opportunities to revise the law content throughout this course. These subjects are covered in our SQE Law Essentials course.


Commencement Dates

Full-time: 21 March 2022 and 19 September 2022 and 20 March 2023
Part-time: 3 June 2024

Entry Requirements

None required. However, the SRA requires a degree (or equivalent) to qualify as a solicitor. A diagnostic test would be given before the course starts.

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Course Details

Dr Sonia Lee
Phone: 2774 8536
Email: ulaw@hkma.org.hk

General Enquiry

Phone: 2774 8500 or 2774 8501
Email: hkma@hkma.org.hk
Fax: 2365 1000

The University and the Association reserve the right to change any part of the programme and modules without prior notice.