LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology with Foundation Year
The LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology with Foundation Year is a 4 year law degree. It is aimed at students who wish to pursue a career in the legal, public or wider commercial sectors.
|Full-time Duration:||4 years|
|Starting in:||September 2023|
UK – £9,250 per annum/ International – £16,700 per annum (London), £15,900 (non-London)
Fees are locked for future study years i.e. the student will pay the same price each year.
|Location:||Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, London Bloomsbury, Manchester, Nottingham|
The LLB has a practical focus with employability integrated into the course. There is a high level of face-to-face tuition. The law modules are delivered predominantly by professionally qualified lawyers. Students will study the key legal topics and related skills that are critical for the modern law student but also have a choice of options.
The course is delivered over two semesters per academic year. The students study six modules per year. The degree programme is designed so that the Foundation Year provides an underpinning year, incorporating both academic and legal/professional related learning. For applicants needing to improve their knowledge and understanding of law along with the necessary skills needed to participate in the undergraduate law programmes at levels 4, 5 and 6. Students will develop the critical study and legal skills required to progress onto the next stage of the degree and ultimately that will equip them for further study or employment .
The Foundation Year will involve the study of 6 modules which will develop the necessary skills and introduce students to key concepts so as to enable progression onto the University’s 3 year LLB or any of the LLB ‘Law with’ degrees.
“I prefer online learning because I can fit it around my various jobs, busy social life, and I can work from wherever I am. I spend time abroad during the year, so the online option is ideal.”
Vanesa Serafini // ULaw online LLM (Conflict Resolution) student
Applicants are required to possess 48 UCAS Points from a maximum of 3 A Levels or equivalent qualifications, plus GCSE English Language at Grade C/4.
Students who will be under the age of 18 but no younger than 17 at the commencement of the course are permitted.
A non-standard application route is also available.
Please note this route is only available for applicants who do not require a Student Route Visa to study with the University:
Applicants who do not possess 48 UCAS points from a maximum of 3 A Levels or equivalent but can demonstrate a minimum of 2 years professional work experience evidencing management of people and/or processes and provide a professional reference will be considered. All applicants must successfully pass a formal interview. Any applicant without GCSE English language at grade C/4 will be invited to complete The University of Law English Test (ULET).