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Reasons to choose Kingston
Through practical modules, you’ll develop and practise legal skills necessary to successfully complete Stage 1 of the Solicitors Qualifying Exam (SQE).
This degree adds an international focus to your studies. You’ll be able to participate in prestigious international law competitions.
- You’ll also have the opportunity to spend a year studying abroad – a great addition to your CV if you are considering an international career.
About this course
If you aim to become a barrister or solicitor, this degree will give you the legal knowledge and skills to progress to the vocational stage of legal training. It is a qualifying law degree, recognised by the Bar Standards Board and Solicitors Regulation Authority.
A focus on international law will broaden your training in crucial topics around international trade, criminal, human rights, business industry and administration law. This international specialism will increase your future employability and is a great foundation for international careers in business, industry and government administration.
At the end of your three years, you’ll graduate with legal knowledge and practical skills, and the relevant
work experience valued by employers.
Examples of modules:
Year 1 (Core)
- English Legal System and Legal Method
- Law of Contract
- Public Law
- Law of Tort
- Professional Readiness (Stage 1)
Year 1 (Optional)
- Professional Experience Modules
- Professional Practice & Ethics
Year 2 (Core)
- Land Law
- Criminal Law
- EU Law
- International & Comparative Law
- Professional Readiness (Stage 2)
Year 2 (Optional)
- Professional Experience Modules
- Mediation (Professional Qualification)
Year 3 (Core)
- Equity and Trusts
- International Law Dissertation
Year 3 (Optional)
- International Trade Law
- Dispute Resolution
- International Criminal and Human Rights Law
- International Property Law
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|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||120 points||UCAS points from a minimum of 2 A-Levels or equivalent Level 3 qualifications. General Studies not accepted.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDM|
|Access to HE Diploma||
M: 15 credits
P: 21 credits
Mature applicants (21 years and older) will need to pass a QAA-approved Access to Higher Education Diploma in a relevant subject with 60 credits, minimum 45 credits at Level 3 including 15 at distinction and 21 at merit.
Applicants under 21 years will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||27 points||4 in Mathematics at Standard Level. English Language required at 5 Standard Level or 4 Higher Level.|
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this coursehttps://www.kingston.ac.uk/undergraduate-course/international-law/
Fees and funding
|EU||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.