University of Leicester has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This is for you if you want a thorough grounding in Law, as well as an understanding of Criminology, including the nature, extent, cause, and control of criminal behaviour.
You will be introduced to the fundamentals of the legal system, giving you an idea of the kinds of careers that can be pursued in law. You will also begin to consider the ways in which cases are assembled and learn about legal reasoning. During your second year you will build on your fundamental understanding by refining your knowledge. You will also have the opportunity to select an optional module based on an area of law that interests you. In your final year you will have greater freedom to specialise in your degree. The majority of your modules will be options, giving you the opportunity to tailor your degree around the area of law that most interests you.
For further information please see our website.
Assessment methods include assessed essays and exams.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Main Site|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||D*D*D*||Must have a strong GCSE background.|
|Access to HE Diploma||
D: 30 credits
M: 15 credits
|Scottish Higher||Qualification accepted. Please contact the Admissions Team for further information: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal||D3, D3, M2|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||33 points|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||Qualification accepted. Please contact the Admissions Team for further information: email@example.com|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||AAB|
GCSE English Language required at grade C or above.
When considering your application, we will look for evidence that you will be able to fulfil the objectives of the programme of study and achieve the standards required. We will take into account a range of factors including previous examination results.
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|