Middlesex University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Law

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Course summary

Overview The BA Law degree is taught within our School of Law where we deliver high-quality teaching and research, and provide a supportive learning environment, helping you to achieve excellent academic results. Why study BA Law at Middlesex University? A law degree is the gateway to a legal career and our course will build both breadth and depth of legal knowledge. Our School of Law is leading pioneering research across key legal disciplines, including international criminal law and immigration. Our tutors bring global experience and diverse academic interests, including human rights; all of which informs your studies. Law is an intellectually stimulating discipline and you will gain a thorough grounding in the principles of the English legal system, and also gain reflection through social, political, economic, ethical and historical perspectives. You will build a range of transferable skills, such as abstract thinking and practical problem-solving, which are relevant to a wide range of related careers (such as businesses or charities). Though this degree does not offer exemptions from the academic stage of training to become a solicitor or barrister, the first year content is common with our LLB course, and those who are successful in all first year modules may transfer on to year two of the LLB. Course highlights Those BA Law students who are successful in all first year modules may transfer on to year two of the LLB. On successful completion of the LLB you may embark on the next stages of academic and vocational training to become a fully qualified solicitor or barrister in England and Wales. You will integrate applied work-based and skills-based modules that allow you to prepare practically as well as academically for a successful career, both within and outside of the legal professions. Our graduates now work for a wide range of prestigious legal and non-legal organisations. Our school of law is leading on cutting-edge research across specialist legal disciplines, and the findings of these projects inform your studies Students will have use of original council chambers featuring judge's bench and public gallery for mooting and lectures Our tutors are highly trained solicitors and/or barristers and bring vast experience in a variety of legal settings, enabling you to gain first-class professional knowledge and expertise

Course details

Modules

Year 1: English Legal System (30 Credits) - Compulsory Legal Method (30 Credits) - Compulsory Contract Law (30 Credits) - Compulsory Public Law (30 Credits) - Compulsory Year 2: Civil and Criminal Liability (30 Credits) - Compulsory Equality and the Law (30 Credits) - Compulsory European Single Market (30 Credits) - Compulsory Consumers and the Law (30 Credits) - Optional UK and European Human Rights (30 Credits) - Optional Jurisprudence (30 Credits) - Optional Year 3: UK Company Law (30 Credits) - Optional Public International Law (30 Credits) - Optional Child and Family Law (30 Credits) - Optional Employment Law (30 Credits) - Optional Immigration, Nationality And Asylum Law in the UK (30 Credits) - Optional Medical Law (30 Credits) - Optional Evidence (30 Credits) - Optional Project (30 Credits) - Optional


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
M100
Institution code:
M80
Campus name:
Hendon Campus
Campus code:
H

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Our entry requirements provide a guide to the qualifications that you’ll need to study our courses. We have a personalised admissions approach in which we make fair, but aspirational offers to our applicants. We feel it’s important that you continue to aim high and achieve great results. If you don’t quite make the grades you hoped to, we’ll look at more than your qualifications when making our final decision. We’ll take into consideration any barriers you may have faced in your learning, especially with potential disruption due to the coronavirus, your achievements in other areas and your personal statement. At Middlesex, we’ll always aim to be as flexible as possible. We pride ourselves on how we recognise potential in our applicants, and support them to succeed in the future.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

http://www.mdx.ac.uk/courses/help-with-your-application/undergraduate-application/entry-requirements


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6With a minimum of 5.5 in each component
TOEFL (iBT)72With at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading
PTE Academic51With at least 51 in all components

Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
70%
Student satisfaction
45%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
65%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £14700 Year 1
International £14700 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Law at Middlesex University - UCAS