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Law LLB

Blackburn College

UCAS Code: M100 | Bachelor of Law (with Honours) - LLB (Hons)

Entry requirements


UCAS Tariff

80-104

Most offers we make are at the top of the range, but we take all aspects of an application into consideration and applicants receive a personalised offer

About this course


Course option

3.0years

Full-time | 2022

Subject

Law

The LLB (Hons) in Law is taught at UCBC and franchised from the University of South Wales. The overall aim of the programme is to provide a balanced and stimulating academic legal education together with an understanding of the essential practical skills such as debating, mooting and presentations which support employability.

Modules

All students take a total of 120 credits per level.

Level 4 Modules (all modules are mandatory) include:
?Law of Contract
?Law of Tort
?Constitutional and Administrative Law
?Criminal Law
?Legal Skills, Sources & Methods
?The Legal Process

Level 5 Modules (there are 3 mandatory modules and 11 optional modules as indicated by *) include:
?Law On Trial
?Land Law
?European Union Law
?Consumer Law*
?Corporate Law and Governance*
?Commercial Law*
?Employment Law*
?European Human Rights Law*
?Intellectual Property Rights*
?Internet Law*
?Criminology*
?Legal History*
?Legal Philosophy*
?Family Law*

Level 6 Modules (there are 2 mandatory modules and 19 optional modules as indicated by *) include:
?Equity and the Law of Trusts
?Dissertation
?Civil Procedure*
?Consumer Law*
?Corporate Law and Governance*
?Commercial Law*
?Employment Law*
?Environmental Law and Justice*
?Testate and Intestate Succession*
?Immigration Law*
?Intellectual Property Rights*
?Internet Law*
?Law of Criminal Evidence*
?Criminology*
?Legal Philosophy*
?Media Law*
?Medical Law*
?Social Welfare Law and Policy*
?Family Law*
?Legal History*
?European Human Rights Law*

Assessment methods

Throughout the course a full range of assessment techniques will be used. You could be assessed by examinations, including open-book examinations, practical assessments, assignments, briefs, essays, presentations (including group presentations), reports and portfolio building.

Each module is formally assessed through, for example, examination, open-book test, individual and group presentation, essay, observation of practice, assessment of course work e.g. art portfolio, written report, reflective practice and portfolios of evidence.

The Uni


Course location:

Blackburn College

Department:

Business, Health and Technology

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What students say


We've crunched the numbers to see if overall student satisfaction here is high, medium or low compared to students studying this subject(s) at other universities.

76%
low
Law

How do students rate their degree experience?

The stats below relate to the general subject area/s at this university, not this specific course. We show this where there isn’t enough data about the course, or where this is the most detailed info available to us.

Law

Teaching and learning

69%
Staff make the subject interesting
76%
Staff are good at explaining things
72%
Ideas and concepts are explored in-depth
86%
Opportunities to apply what I've learned

Assessment and feedback

Feedback on work has been timely
Feedback on work has been helpful
Staff are contactable when needed
Good advice available when making study choices

Resources and organisation

69%
Library resources
79%
IT resources
69%
Course specific equipment and facilities
66%
Course is well organised and has run smoothly

Student voice

Staff value students' opinions
Feel part of a community on my course

After graduation


We don't have more detailed stats to show you in relation to this subject area at this university but read about typical employment outcomes and prospects for graduates of this subject below.

What about your long term prospects?

Looking further ahead, below is a rough guide for what graduates went on to earn.

Law

The graph shows median earnings of graduates who achieved a degree in this subject area one, three and five years after graduating from here.

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£15k

£19k

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£20k

Note: this data only looks at employees (and not those who are self-employed or also studying) and covers a broad sample of graduates and the various paths they've taken, which might not always be a direct result of their degree.

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