Brunel University London

Course Introduction

The Brunel Law School is a vibrant, friendly academic community with students and staff from all over the world. The research published by Law School staff is constantly extending the frontiers of domestic and international legal scholarship. Prisoner's rights, child'to'parent abuse, EU'refugee migration issues, human rights in anti'terrorism legislation, consumer's rights, international trade and international property are just a few of the topics currently being debated and written about. Being part of the environment where this fresh and influential thinking is produced creates a dynamic atmosphere ' it's an exciting place to be a student. Despite being research'driven, we put our students at the heart of what we do, never forgetting that you will be the next generation of innovative legal thinkers. Staff are accessible, and often to be found deep in conversation with students in social spaces around the School.

Course Modules

Level 1 Core: Contract Law; criminal law; the criminal justice system; the civil justice system; public law in context; legal skills and methods. Level 2 Core: European Union law; land law; tort law; trusts. Level 3: Optional Work placement (for thick'sandwich mode of study). Level 4 core: Dissertation. Options: (choose four) banking law; children and the law; company law; competition law; consumer law; criminology; employment law; evidence; family law; ; intellectual property law; international human rights; international law; international sales law & arbitration (with participation in international moot); international minority rights; jurisprudence; sentencing and penology; taxation of income.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
5 - 7 years
Part Time
LLB £6,750  Academic year. First year home fees
4 years
LLB (Hons) £13,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 years
LLB (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level ABB
  • European Baccalaureate 78%
  • International Baccalaureate 31
  • SQA Advanced Higher ABB
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AAABB
  • Foundation / access qualification
  • IELTS 6.5
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma

Key Course Information

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92% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 81%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 89%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 86%

£19,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

90% Go on to work and/or study

In work 45
Studying 25
Studying and working 20
Unemployed 5
Unknown 5

14% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 33%

Total Coursework: 67%

£4,500 - £6,900
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,200 - £5,000
Typical cost of private accommodation