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The LLB (Hons) Law with Psychology combines the study of the legal subjects which are a requirement of a qualifying law degree with the study of psychology. It is designed to provide you with the specialised knowledge and the professional skills which are essential for a career in law, alongside valuable insights derived from the psychological study of human behaviour. Through the psychology units on the course, you will be exposed to the latest thinking and debate at the forefront of practice in criminal, investigative and forensic psychology and develop your understanding of the professional skills that you might use as a forensic practitioner. KEY FEATURES • Qualifying law degree validated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA)/Bar Standards Board (BSB) • Learn about law in practice and discuss foundations of psychology • Participate in our award-winning extracurricular activities, including the Law Clinic and the Refugee Legal Assistance Project • Final year dissertation project allows you to further your knowledge and understanding of a key area which interests you CAREER OPPORTUNITIES The degree provides the academic foundations necessary for a career as a solicitor or barrister. In addition, by allowing you to explore psychology alongside your qualifying law degree, it will open up career opportunities in a range of other professional areas, including youth justice and youth work, victim support and mental health advocacy, the charity sector and the police service. AREAS OF STUDY MAY INCLUDE: • Tort law • Criminal law • Psychology and criminal behaviour • Psychology and mental health • Critical social psychology
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Bar Standards Board
- Solicitors Regulation Authority
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Luton Campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
|UCAS Tariff||96 - 120 points|
|A level||CCC - BBB|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMM - DDM|
|Access to HE Diploma||96 - 120 UCAS Tariff points|
|Scottish Higher||96 - 120 UCAS tariff points|
Applicants with other qualifications will be considered. If you would like to check that your qualifications will be accepted please contact the university.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|