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Technology

What Technology covers

Being knowledgeable and up-to-date on developments in technology and quickly acquiring the skills to utilise them.

Levels

From Foundation to Advanced, we have all aspects of Technology comprehensively covered.

This content will cover foundational topics and themes that are essential to practice. It will primarily be of interest to early career stage practitioners. It will include:

  • Learning about, exploring and starting to apply new technologies and tools.
  • Reading about new developments in technology and their impact on the legal sector.
  • Communicating with others using digital channels.
  • Understanding the core ethical considerations when using technology.

This content will provide a more robust educational and professional development experience. It will be primarily of interest to members and practitioners who are looking to underpin existing knowledge, or broaden their areas of practice. It will include:

  • Effectively using relevant existing technologies and tools.
  • Regularly exploring and applying new technologies and tools.
  • Communicating with others using digital channels.
  • Applying technology and digital channels in an ethical and sensitive manner.

Advanced-level content will offer a sophisticated professional learning experience, and it is aimed at underpinning practice excellence. Expectations of prior learning or assumed knowledge will be clearly stated for this type of content. It will include:

  • Responding to developments in technology by making innovative recommendations.
  • Creating space for you and others to explore and apply new technologies and tools.
  • Engaging others with the use of digital channels.
  • Promoting and setting standards for the ethical use of technology and digital channels.

Topics for Technology

  • Data Analytics (2)
  • Artificial Intelligence (1)
  • Cyber Security (1)
  • New media literacy (1)
  • Technology specific project management (1)
  • Blockchain
  • Chat bots; Automatic recognition tools
  • Computational thinking; e-discovery
  • Design; Client portals; The Cloud
  • Geo mapping & data analysis tools
  • Knowledge Management
  • Practice Management Systems
  • Privacy; Legal Operations
  • Programming workflow
  • User of IT to support lean working
  • Virtual team work and collaboration
  • Word; Excel; Powerpoint; MS Exchange
  • Data Analytics (2)
  • Artificial Intelligence (1)
  • Cyber Security (1)
  • New media literacy (1)
  • Technology specific project management (1)
  • Blockchain
  • Chat bots; Automatic recognition tools
  • Computational thinking; e-discovery
  • Design; Client portals; The Cloud
  • Geo mapping & data analysis tools
  • Knowledge Management
  • Practice Management Systems
  • Privacy; Legal Operations
  • Programming workflow
  • User of IT to support lean working
  • Virtual team work and collaboration
  • Word; Excel; Powerpoint; MS Exchange