University of East London

Course Introduction

There are a large number of employment opportunities for graduates with a degree from the School of Law and Social Sciences. This programme responds to employers' needs by equipping students with fundamental transferable skills. Therefore it will enable you to gain confidence in a large number of sought'after skills, such as communication, independent thinking and analytical skills, working as part of a team, organisational skills and time management. Following subsequent study at degree level, you will be able to seek employment in a vast range of organisations such as NGOs, charities, national and local government, education, social work and corporate management. Careers in consultancy, research and social commentary and policy are also possible

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £14,040  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
6 years
Part Time
BA (Hons) £2,250  Credit module. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • SQA Higher
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • BTEC National Award
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate 24
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate