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This law degree gives you extensive knowledge of the political system from which our laws emerge – it's a strong foundation to build a career on. You’ll learn to think like a lawyer, undertake legal research and apply your knowledge of legal and political science to broad social problems and challenges. You'll get to grips with the concept of law, legal phenomena and legal systems. And you'll examine political theory and key advances in human security and welfare.
- 99% of our law students are in work or further study six months after graduating (UK domicile full-time first degree leavers; Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey for the academic year 2016/17, published by the Higher Education Statistics Agency 2018)
- Hull was ranked in the top 300 universities globally for law in the QS World University Rankings 2017.
- Gain hands-on experience providing legal advice to members of the public, under expert supervision, in our Legal Advice Centre.
Year 1 Core modules Systems of Justice Introduction to Law and its Study Public Law Criminal Law Introduction to Comparative Politics Introduction to the Politics of the World Economy Year 2 Core modules European Union Law Obligations I – The Law of Tort Policing and Criminal Investigation Equality and Human Rights Optional modules Understanding States and Markets: An Introduction to Political Economy Electoral and Voting Systems British Government Understanding the European Union Understanding America Understanding China Year 3 Core modules Land Use and Regulation Trusts: Managing for Others Optional modules Criminal Evidence Penology Employment Law Law Clinic Family Law Medicine, Ethics and the Law Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution Comparative Legislatures UK Politics in an Age of Austerity and Brexit The Contemporary House of Commons Politics of the Environment Critics of Capitalism Parliament in the UK: Approaches to Reform Democracy and Legitimacy in the European Union Dissertation All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree. Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests. Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work. Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
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!
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|Campus name||The University of Hull|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||120 points||Points can be from any qualification on the UCAS tariff, but must include at least 80 points from A levels BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma OCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma CACHE Diploma or Extended Diploma Irish Leaving Certificate Scottish Highers Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma or a combination of appropriate Level 3 qualifications|
|Access to HE Diploma||M: 45 credits|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||30 points|
Applicants with other qualifications are welcome to apply.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6.5||This course requires IELTS 6.5 overall, with at least 5.5 in each skill.|
Please click below for a list of the English language qualifications we accept.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.