Birmingham City University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Law and Practice

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Course summary

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The course offers a rigorous and satisfying appreciation of legal studies and is a stepping stone to the LLB (Hons) Law programme. It is suitable for those with an interest in law and is perfect for mature students with relevant work-based experience. The course offers two qualifications, an HND and a Certificate in Higher Education entitling you to progress to Level 5 of the LLB (Hons) Law at the University. The course is recognised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Bar Standards Board as providing exemptions from the academic stage of training. The ‘Work Placement’ module in Year 2 enables you to gain valuable work experience and useful contacts with legal professionals, as well as achieving academic credit. You will benefit from the University’s strong professional links with Birmingham Law Society (the UK’s largest Law Society outside London), the four Inns of Court, especially Lincoln’s Inn and Inner Temple. As a HND in Law and Practice student you will attend both the University and Birmingham Metropolitan College, enjoying the facilities of both institutions, with access to all library materials and IT resources. This collaboration of teaching and learning arrangement enables you to experience educational and social activities alongside full-time LLB students. This course is in the final stages of approval to ensure it meets the very highest standards of quality, creativity and applied learning. For full details, visit our website.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
039M
Institution code:
B25
Campus name:
BMet (Matt Boulton)
Campus code:
G

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)with no less than 5.5 in any level

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £5650 Year 1
England £5650 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5650 Year 1
Scotland £5650 Year 1
Wales £5650 Year 1

Additional fee information

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