This is a &lsquo,Qualifying Degree&rsquo, able to set you on the path to becoming a barrister or solicitor &ndash, by offering exemption from the academic stage of legal training.
Success in law also requires strong analytical, communication and research skills, all of which are sharpened through this degree. Your studies will provide you with both the fundamental and specialist knowledge you require to develop a successful legal career.
The degree deals with the major subjects which make up the legal system. These include criminal law, public law, law of tort, land law and intellectual property law. In the third and final year you will also take a compulsory paper in jurisprudence and legal theory.
A Bachelor of Laws (LLB) is your key to a career Solicitor or Barrister, by ensuring your eligibility for the Legal Practice and Bar Vocational courses. The core practical skills you will acquire, however, are always in demand throughout the private and public sectors.
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This qualification is awarded by the University of London.
Your twelve module LLB course is made up of four compulsory modules in *** the first year and three compulsory modules and one option in the second year. The remaining four modules are made up of one compulsory module in Jurisprudence and legal Theory plus your individual selection of 3 modules from the list of ten available options, excepting the option taken in the second year.
Elements of the Law of Contract
Common Law Reasoning and Institutions
Law of Tort
Law of Trusts
Plus one option from the list of modules for year 3
In the third year students will also take one compulsory paper in Jurisprudence and Legal Theory, plus three optional subjects from the following:
Intellectual Property Law
Public International Law