Bachelor of Laws

LLB Law with Business

Our LLB (Hons) Law with Business is a three year full-time Qualifying Law Degree. It will give you a wide understanding of key legal topics and related skills, as well as developing business skills and competencies. As a Qualifying Law Degree, this course enables you to progress to the next stage of legal training as a solicitor or barrister. It’s also a great choice if you want to move into a career outside of the legal sector as you’ll study a range of business modules that will make you employment-ready. Studying our degree will also mean you are prepared in part for the new Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE 1) or to progress onto our Bar Practice Course (if you wish to qualify as a barrister).

 

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Key Facts

Entry requirements

A Level: BBB

GCSE: English Language and Maths grade c/4 or above, or equivalent

Requirements for the Foundation Year differ from those listed.

 

Full requirements

Next start date

September 2021

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THE ULAW STUDY GUARANTEE

 

Whether it’s face to face or online, our law programmes will always be available to you whatever you choose. That’s our guarantee.

 

Over 90% of our tutors are qualified lawyers with experience in practice allowing students to learn in a realistic, professional and contemporary context.

We have been ranked first amongst universities for overall student satisfaction in England in the 2020 National Student Survey.

All of our business academics have been business leaders with real-life commercial experience, giving them the skills to prepare you for key leadership roles.

Course Details

Full-time three year LLB

UCAS code M102

Our Law with Business three year full-time degree will give you a wide understanding of key legal topics and related skills. It also allows you to develop business skills and competencies. We focus your learning on practical skills that are relevant and applicable to the realities of working in the legal or wider business sectors. Over 90% of our tutors are qualified lawyers, so you will learn how to apply law from experienced professionals in practical methods that have been tried and tested in the real world.

With the addition of a variety of business related modules, you can customise your learning to suit your career interests. Whether you are interested in marketing, finance or HR, or many other areas, you can explore many exciting business fields in tandem with your legal studies. The business modules will give you a great insight into how different departments within companies operate and perform together to keep a business working efficiently.

When you study Law with Business with us you will receive:

  • The highest standard of teaching from experienced professionals
  • Small class sizes
  • Options to study on campus and online
  • A choice of campuses across the UK
  • A variety of specialist modules to enhance your employment prospects

On successfully completing the course you will be all set to kick start your postgraduate study to become a qualified lawyer.

As with all our LLBs, this programme has a practical focus with the skills you need for your career embedded into the course. There is a high level of face-to-face tuition with experienced tutors to ensure that you receive all the support you need throughout your studies.

Foundation Year (Four year LLB)

UCAS code: M112

You can choose to take an additional Foundation Year before you start your LLB. This introductory year focuses on developing the key skills required to study at degree level. You will study six modules and on successful completion progress onto any of our three year degrees.

Course Structure

Semester 1

  • Citizenship
  • Academic and Report Writing
  • Numeracy Skills in Context

Semester 2

  • Foundations of Business Management
  • Foundations of Law
  • Foundations of Social Science

Semester 1

  • Common Law Method and Ethics
  • Academic and Professional Skills
  • Law of Contract

Semester 2

  • Law of Tort
  • Public Law
  • European Union Law

Semester 1

  • Criminal Law
  • Business Law 1
  • Land Law

Semester 2

Choose three*

  • Access to Justice and Legal Services
  • Corporate Responsibility
  • Customer Behaviour
  • Employment Law
  • Extended Essay in Law
  • Family Law
  • Human Rights
  • Information and Resource Management
  • International Human Resource Management (London only)
  • Leading Change
  • Marketing Communication in a Digital World (London only)
  • Real Estate
  • Personal Finance

*All options are indicative and subject to availability. For Years 2 and 3 you need to complete a minimum of 1 law and 4 business modules (combined) to fulfil the requirements for a Qualifying Law Degree and the Business recognition. Please note that some modules are available in Years 2 and 3; please select only once. If you are studying at a campus offering Law with Government and Politics, Law with Legal Innovation and Technology, Law with Criminology, Law with Criminal Justice -or Business School courses you may be able to choose modules from those programmes as well.

Semester 1

  • Business Law 2
  • Civil Dispute Resolution
  • Equity and Trusts

Semester 2 - Choose three*

  • Business Research Project (double module)
  • Canadian Constitutional Law (London only)
  • Criminal Litigation and Evidence
  • Employment Law
  • Family Law
  • Foundations of Canadian Law (London only)
  • Global Leadership (London only)
  • Human Rights
  • International Digital Marketing
  • Leading Change
  • Personal Finance
  • Real Estate
  • Strategic Management
  • Wills and Succession

*All options are indicative and subject to availability. For Years 2 and 3 you need to complete a minimum of 1 Law and 4 Business modules (combined) to fulfil the requirements for a Qualifying Law Degree and the Business recognition. Please note that some modules are available in Years 2 and 3; please select only once. If you are studying at a campus offering Law with Government and Politics, Law with Legal Innovation and Technology, Law with Criminology, Law with Criminal Justice or Business School courses you may be able to choose modules from those programmes as well.

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Want to boost your leadership skills?

In the summer after Year 2 of this course you have the opportunity to attend our International Leadership Summer School in Berlin.

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Course Start Dates

  • Law with Business (LLB)
    • Full-time: Birmingham, Bristol, Guildford, Leeds, London Bloomsbury, Manchester and Nottingham
  • Law with Business with Foundation Year (LLB)
    • Full-time: Birmingham, Bristol, Guildford, Leeds, London Bloomsbury, Manchester and Nottingham
  • Law with Business (LLB)
    • Full-time: Birmingham, Bristol, Guildford, Leeds, London Bloomsbury, Manchester and Nottingham
  • Law with Business with Foundation Year (LLB)
    • Full-time: Birmingham, Bristol, Guildford, Leeds, London Bloomsbury, Manchester and Nottingham

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Study LLB Law with Business Online starting September 2021 or September 2022

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Study Online

You can also study this course 100% online.

The online version of this course covers the same content as the on campus version, while still offering you the same high level of professional tutor support. The only difference is that you can study when, where and how you want, over a variety of different course lengths.

If you’re looking for true flexibility in your studies, why not consider our online study option?

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Course Information

 

To get a full picture of how studying this course works during the year, take a look at our course date breakdowns.

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At the end of each semester you’ll get a week for revision before two weeks of assessments.

Exams: Two hours, ten multiple choice questions and two long-form questions

Coursework: Essay, project report or portfolio

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We run mock assessments to allow you to practise before too.

 

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This course has an innovatively flexible structure, with specific assessments that are conducive to effective learning.

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Fees and Applying

 

Applications for all our undergraduate courses are open.

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2021 fees:

UK students per year: £9,250
International students per year: £14,150

If you need to fund your studies with a student loan you can apply via Student Finance.

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We have students from over 120 different countries throughout our campuses, with a dedicated team to help international students.

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