Oxford Brookes University

Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

TEF Silver

Oxford Brookes University has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

Find out more about the TEF.

We provide intellectually stimulating training in analytical and problem-solving skills, and a thorough knowledge of the legal system and all essential legal subjects. You can take part in our pro bono scheme, winner of the Solicitors Pro Bono Group national award, to gain hands-on experience. The School is home to the Centre for Legal Research and Policy Studies which ensures your knowledge is underpinned by the latest research thinking.

Course details


Our options enable you to specialise in topics of most interest to you, while ensuring you have an appreciation of the relationships between substantive law, practice, theory and the insights of other disciplines. Year 1 modules include Contract Law, Foundational Legal Skills and Legal Method. Years 2 and 3 options include Employment, Environmental and Family Law. Practical techniques in client counselling and advocacy are developed and research skills are taught on the Advanced Legal Method module.

How to apply

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

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 104 points
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 29 points English Standard Level - Grade 4
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE English - Grade 4 2 x further GCSE Grade 4, normally to include Maths

IELTS 6.5 overall. Reading 6.0. Writing 6.0. Listening 5.5. Speaking 5.5. If you accept a Conditional offer to this course as your Firm choice through UCAS, and the offer does not include a requirement to pass an English language test or improve your English language, we may be able to make the offer Unconditional. Please check your offer carefully where this will be confirmed for each applicant.

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
International £13900 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please note that tuition fees may increase in subsequent years for both new and continuing students in line with an inflationary amount determined by government. Oxford Brookes University intends to continue to set fees at the maximum level permitted for new and returning Home and EU students. Fees are subject to agreement by the Office for Students.
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