London is the most significant global centre for international law, home to many of the largest international law firms. Westminster Law School is in the middle of a vibrant commercial district with good access to courts, key legal employers and legal institutions, and you will be able to take advantage of our extensive programme of work placements with major legal firms and 'blue chip' companies. You can also study law abroad for a year at one of our partner institutions. We have an excellent record in careers at the Bar and with leading solicitors' firms; our graduates have gone on to become barristers and advocates, solicitors, clerks and officers of court, legal executives, and paralegals, as well as pursuing careers in accountancy, the Civil Service and government. Our strong research community has an international reputation for leading research into the legal profession and legal practice, international law and human rights, entertainment and sports law, and commercial and financial law.
Year 1: Contract; legal skills and process; public law; tort; 1 option from: criminal justice 1; film and the law; introduction to business law; introduction to legal practice; introduction to rights; mooting and advocacy; property and people; free choice module. Year 2: Criminal law; European Union law; land law; legal profession and legal services; 1 option from: agency; alternative dispute resolution; criminal justice 2; housing law; introduction to human rights; law and culture; law and medical practice; law and social justice; legal ethics; legal reasoning; research methods; women and the law; work placement. Year 3: Equity and trusts; options, choose from the following double modules: company law; criminal procedure and evidence; disability law; dissertation in law; elements of taxation; entertainment law; family law; human rights law in the UK; intellectual property law; issues in competition law; labour law; law of international trade; law of the environment; media law; philosophy of law; project in law; public international law; the united nations system for the protection of human rights.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
|LLB (Hons)||£12,500 Academic year. First year overseas fees|
|LLB (Hons)||£9,000 Academic year. First year home fees|
4 - 5 years
Part Time Day
Part Time Evening
- GCE A-level ABB
- SQA Higher AABBB
- International Baccalaureate 32
- SQA Advanced Higher ABB
- Course specific
- GCE AS-level
- GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
- BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
- BTEC Level 3 Diploma
- BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
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|Studying and working||20|
Total Written: 44%
Total Coursework: 51%
Total Practical: 4%