Kingston University has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
Why choose this course?
This qualifying law degree is recognised by the Bar Standards Board and Solicitors Regulation Authority.
This course enables you to progress to the vocational stage of legal training if you aim to become a barrister or solicitor working in the UK. It also adds an international focus to your studies. A Kingston University law degree is also a great foundation for careers in business, industry and administration.
Today's employers are seeking graduates who are work-ready as well as academically qualified. This course offers content specifically designed to give you an advantage in the workplace. You will combine your academic studies with the opportunity to undertake up to two professional internships, either in the UK or abroad. Alternatively you can undertake a professional module. There is also the opportunity to spend a year studying abroad – a great addition to your CV if you are considering an international career.
Our Professional Readiness Programme will help you develop new skills to prepare for internships and employment. You will explore topics such as writing your CV, communication, time management and presentation skills. We will also encourage you to gain a full university experience by participating in conferences and events organised by our research groups.
All this is within the same three years as a traditional degree. In addition, you will gain additional practical experience, and thereby develop the skills employers' value most.
Examples of modules:
- English Legal System and Legal Method
- Law of Contract
- Public Law
- Law of Tort
- Professional modules
- Criminal Law
- EU Law
- Land Law
- International and Comparative Law
- Professional modules
- Equity and Trusts
- International Dissertation
- Two option modules
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.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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