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3 Years
September 2022
Campus Taught
Foundation Entry

Our LLB Law degree provides the essential training you’ll need to become a successful solicitor or barrister. You’ll learn about ground-breaking research topics such as war crime trials and women in prison.

One of the greatest benefits of studying on the LLB Law programme is the opportunity to improve your learning and development. You will get the chance to gain hands-on experience with real legal cases and take further training in mooting, mediation, negotiation and arbitration.

You will study a range of modules and receive guidance on the various pathways you can take. This will align your degree and interests with your career aspirations. You can also learn about ground-breaking research topics such as war crimes trials, hate crimes, and women in prisons from leading academics.

We have a broad and insightful syllabus. You will graduate with knowledge in how the law operates, how legal practices work and everything to give you an exhaustive law degree in the UK.

Why study with us

  • 1st in the North West. Our Law courses are ranked 1st in the North West for individual support* (*Number of students per member of teaching staff Guardian University Guide, 2021)
  • You can practice your knowledge in our Pro Bono, Mediation and Business Law Clinics and experience first-hand legal practice.
  • Learn in our moot court room, practice presenting cases, take part in trials and learn how to conduct yourself in a court of law.

About the LLB Law degree

  • Our Pro Bono Law Clinic, Business Clinic and Mediation Clinic give you first-hand experiences of legal practice, providing countless opportunities to deal with real cases.
  • Each year we organise a dedicated law careers fair which is supported by a range of employers from the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) to County Councils and solicitors’ firms.
  • You’ll enhance your experience through travel. You could visit the European Commission in Brussels, the European Parliament and the European Commission in Luxembourg.

Dean Thompson LLB (Hons)

Module Overview

Course Delivery

This course is taught face-to-face at one of our UK campuses.


Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

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  • This course is validated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, the regulatory body for solicitors in England and Wales. They set the Principles and a Code of Conduct that professionals have to abide by in order to provide legal services.
  • This course provides the first stage of training should you wish to go on to a career as either a solicitor or a barrister. It is validated by the Bar Standards Board, which regulates barristers and specialised legal services businesses in England and Wales.

Future careers in Law

Successful completion of our LLB Law degree can provide you with the basis to undertake the next stage of training as a barrister (the Bar Professional Training Course) or in becoming a solicitor. The degree is also valued in careers in management, banking, retail, marketing and more.

Our Law graduates are highly sought after and you’ll find our alumni working as judges, Queen’s Counsel, barristers and solicitors across the UK and around the world.

You’ll develop skills that are attractive to a range of employers – you could find yourself working for a football club or insurance company, within the probation service or the police force, for the civil service or a local government office – in a variety of roles in addition to a solicitor or barrister: CEO, business leader, teacher, academic, researcher, or board representative.

Fees and Funding

Full-time£9250 per year
Part-time£1540 per 20 credits
Full-time£13000 per year
Full-time£13500 per year
Full-time£9250 per year
Part-time£1540 per 20 credits
Full-time£14250 per year

Scholarships and Bursaries

We have a wide range of scholarships, bursaries and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

Select your country and see eligibility information and how to apply by selecting more info on the cards below.


This course is based in the School of Justice located in the Faculty of Business and Justice

For information on possible changes to course information, see our Essential and Important Course Information

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