BA (Hons) Law

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Awards

BA (Hons)

Code

M100

Mode of attendance

Full-time

Duration

3 years

Overview

The course will teach you about the sources of the law, how it is made and developed, the institutions within which that law is administered and the personnel who practice law.

You will develop the intellectual and practical skills needed to research and analyse the law from primary resources on specific matters and to apply the findings of such work to the solution of legal problems. You will also develop your ability to communicate these findings, both orally and in writing, in a manner that is appropriate to the needs of a variety of audiences.

The course will extend your intellectual and evaluative powers. You will gain appropriate transferable and legal skills, the ability to pursue a course of independent study and you will develop your creative thought processes.

Entry requirements

You should have a minimum of two GCE A2-level passes (or equivalent), including and five GCSEs at grade C or above (or equivalent), including.

If English is not your first language you will need to complete a Secure English Language Test at IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

You will be required to attend an interview and/or provide a portfolio of work

Course Content
LAW4103 Contract Law
LAW4107 English Legal System and Foundation Legal Skills
LAW4108 Public Law
LAW4109 Equity and Trust
LAW4110 Professionals in Practice
LAW4113 Criminal Law
LAW5102 European Law
LAW5104 Legal Skills 2
LAW5106 Human Rights Law
LAW5109 Law of Tort
LAW5110 Land Law
LAW5111 Investigative Legal Study
LAW6104 Legal Skills 3
LAW6106 Investigative Study
LAW6101 Company Law
LAW6102 Employment Law
LAW6103 Family Law
LAW6116 Consumer Law