Newman University, Birmingham

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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The LLB degree offers you a sound understanding of the foundations of legal knowledge as well as offering you an opportunity to explore other areas of law. The core modules meet the requirements of a qualifying law degree, which is essential if you intend to pursue a career as a solicitor or barrister. However, the degree will also equip you with skills and knowledge to pursue a range of graduate careers. Our degree offers an opportunity to develop sound legal knowledge alongside practical legal and transferable skills but in addition, our LLB students are offered the opportunity to develop key employability skills in the real world. Our LLB is distinctive in offering professional practice placements in each year of the degree, allowing students to gain invaluable experience in the work place. What Newman has to offer Student focused high quality learning which is supported by small class sizes and an interactive teaching style enabling you to feel engaged with and enthused by their learning of law. Small group workshops and seminars enable you to test out your knowledge and skills and learn from subject experts. ‘Real world’ law where your learning is related to the solving real life legal problems. Excellent facilities including our full sized courtroom with integrated video facilities, designed to enable you to develop your practical legal skills. A supportive diverse and inclusive environment where you will be supported by the wide Newman team, the law academic team, and your personal tutor whom you will meet with regularly to discuss your personal and academic development Opportunities for developing employability skills through Professional Practice Placements to prepare you for a range of legal and non-law graduate careers. Learn about social justice through a range of learning opportunities enabling you to learn about the law in action, connect with the local legal community, so you are to better able to understand the role of law and lawyers in society and to understand and think critically about how the law is and how it could be improved.

Course details

How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

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Course codeM100
Institution code N36
Campus nameNewman University
Campus codeN

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

This course is not accepting applications from international learners.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 112 - 144 points You must achieve at least 112 UCAS points including a minimum of CC at A level or equivalent (e.g.MM at BTEC Diploma; MPP at BTEC Extended Diploma) towards the total tariff.
Access to HE Diploma Access Students can achieve this with the following combination of Distinction, Merit and/or Pass grades at level 3 achieved from a completed Access course: D30-M0-P15; D27-M6-P12; D24-M12-P9; D21-M18-P6; D18-M24-P3; D15-M30-P0

Five GCSEs at grade 4 (or C) or above (or recognised equivalents), including English Language and Mathematics, are also required.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Fees shown are for 2020/21 academic year. The University will review tuition fees and increase fees in line with any inflationary uplift as determined by the UK Government, if permitted by law or government policy, on enrolment and in subsequent years of your course. It is anticipated that such increases would be linked to RPI (the Retail Price Index excluding mortgage interest payments). Additional cost information associated with undergraduate degrees can be found at

Provider information

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Newman University, Birmingham
Genners Lane
Bartley Green
B32 3NT

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We will be on the phones and online from 7am-5:30pm Thursday 13th August, 8:30am-5:30pm Friday 14th August 8.30am-1.00pm Saturday 15th August and back again at 8:30am Monday 17th August all through the week between 8:30am-5:30pm. We will also be on social media (Facebook, Twitter and WhatsAp?) and have a LiveChat facility on the website to ask questions and receive offers of a place at Newman University (subject to verification of meeting entry requirements). Out of office hours - 24 hour answerphone

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