Leeds Beckett University has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Gain an insight into financial markets and understand how financial decisions taken by individuals and organisations impact on the world around us. As well as being prepared for a successful legal career, you will be able to use your knowledge of financial ideas, theories and regulations to contribute to the commercial success of an organisation.
As a qualifying law degree, this course is recognised by the regulatory bodies of the legal profession, including the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Bar Standards Board, as fulfilling the academic stage of your legal training.
Combining your legal studies with a range of finance-related subjects such as accountancy and economics could open up alternative careers in business and finance.
Our students can hone their legal expertise in purpose-built facilities, including our very own courtroom.
We have strong connections with local, regional and national law firms, so you will network with potential employers through guest lectures and have the opportunity to be mentored by an industry expert. You can take part in competitions to sharpen your legal skills in mooting, negotiation, mediation, debating, interviewing and advising. This will help you develop your personal and employability skills and provide further opportunities to engage with legal professionals.
- Year 1 Core Modules:
- Contract law
- Tort Law
- Criminal Law
- English Legal System, Method & Skills
- Public Law
- Career Development & Employability Skills.
- Year 2 Core Modules:
- Property Law
- Law of the European Union
- Equity & Trusts
- Finance for Business
- Corporate Finance Law
- Applied Criminal Law
- Year 3 Core Modules:
- Applied Finance for Enterprise
- International Business Finance
- In addition choose from a list of Year 3 Option Modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.
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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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||120 points||A minimum of 80 points from two A levels or equivalent, excluding General Studies.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||GCSE English Language and Maths at Grade C or above (Grade 4 for those sitting their GCSE from 2017 onwards) or equivalent. Key Skills Level 2, Functional Skills Level 2 and the Certificate in Adult Literacy/Numeracy are accepted in place of GCSEs.|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|