Legal Method Birkbeck, University of London

Undergraduate

Learn the skills you need for a degree in law, and get help with applying to university. This course is widely recognised as an entry qualification for a range of law degrees. It's ideal if you lack prior educational qualifications or need additional qualifications to gain entry onto an undergraduate LLB course. You'll leave the course with a thorough understanding of the construction and interpretation of English law and with a good foundation in the skills needed to study law.

This course is also available for study in Stratford.

  • Qualification

    Certificate of Higher Education - CertHE

  • Study mode

    Part-time

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    October 2019

  • Duration

    1 year


Course details

Modules

For information about course structure and the moules you will be studying, please visit Birkbeck’s online prospectus.

Assessment method

Assessment is an integral part of your university studies and usually consists of a combination of coursework and examinations. You will be given time to complete coursework and prepare for exams.


How to apply

To apply for this course you will be taken to the provider's website, where you can find out more information and make an application.

Points of entry

This means the year in which you would like to start the course.

‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.

‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.

You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, the requirement for this programme is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each of the sub-tests.


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff We welcome applicants without traditional entry qualifications as we base decisions on our own assessment of qualifications, knowledge and previous work experience. We may waive formal entry requirements based on judgement of academic potential.

We welcome applicants without traditional entry qualifications as we base decisions on our own assessment of qualifications, knowledge and previous work experience. We may waive formal entry requirements based on judgement of academic potential.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £4,100 * Year 1
EU £4,100 * Year 1
International £4,100 * Year 1
England £4,100 * Year 1
Northern Ireland £4,100 * Year 1
Scotland £4,100 * Year 1
Wales £4,100 * Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

The fees shown are for 2018/19 academic year. Those for 2019/20 have not yet been confirmed.