Bachelor of Laws

LLB Law with Business Online

The LLB (Hons) Law with Business Online is a Qualifying Law Degree that you can study over 3, 4 or 6 years. 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. This entirely online version of the course provides you with everything you need to progress to the next stage of legal training, while allowing you to pursue other business-related interests through elective modules.

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Key Factors

Entry requirements

A Level: BBB

GCSE: English Language Grade C/4 or above, or equivalent

Full requirements

Duration options

3 years

4 years

6 years

Next start date

September 2021

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92% of our full-time UK LLB students graduating in 2017 secured employment or further study within six months of successfully completing their course

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

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

Course Details

LLB (Hons) Law with Business Online

Our Law with Business Online degree offers you a wide understanding of key legal topics and related skills while allowing you to develop business skills and competencies in areas that interest you.

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 study 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.

There are three study options available: 3, 4 or 6 year programmes, allowing you to study full-time or part-time to suit your commitments and career plans.

Not only will you study the key legal topics and related skills required for the modern law student, but the study of Business will help make you employment-ready and open up a wider array of career options.

Three Year Degree

Semester 1

  • Common Law Method & Ethics
  • Academic & Digital Skills
  • Contract Law

Semester 2

  • Law of Tort
  • Public Law
  • Criminal Law

Semester 1

  • Business Law 1
  • Critical Approaches in Current Legal Issues
  • Land Law

Semester 2

Choose three*

Law options:

  • Access to Justice and Legal Services
  • Employment Law
  • European Union Law
  • Extended Essay
  • Family Law
  • Human Rights
  • Real Estate

Business options:

  • Corporate Responsibility
  • Customer Behaviour
  • International Human Resource Management
  • Personal Finance

*Across 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.

Semester 1

  • Equity and Trusts

Choose two*

  • Business Law 2
  • Civil Dispute Resolution
  • Graduate and Employability Skills
  • International Commercial Law
  • Mental Health and Mental Capacity Law
  • Research Project (double module)

Semester 2

Choose three*

Law options:

  • Civil Dispute Resolution
  • Criminal Litigation and Evidence
  • Employment Law
  • Family Law
  • Graduate and Employability Skills
  • Human Rights
  • International Commercial Law
  • Real Estate
  • Research Project (double module)
  • Wills and Succession

Business options:

  • Global Leadership
  • International Digital Marketing
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Strategic Management
*Across 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.

Four Year Degree

Semester 1

  • Common Law Method & Ethics
  • Academic & Digital Skills

Semester 2

  • Public Law
  • Criminal Law

Semester 1

  • Contract Law
  • Law of Tort

Semester 2

  • Business Law 1
  • Critical Approaches in Current Legal Issues

Semester 1

  • Land Law
  • Equity and Trusts

Semester 2

Choose two*

  • Corporate Responsibility
  • Customer Behaviour
  • International Human Resource Management
  • Personal Finance

*All options are indicative and subject to availability. For Years 3 and 4 you need to complete a minimum of 4 Business modules (combined) to fulfil the requirements for the Business recognition.

  • Extended Essay

Semester 1

Choose two Law options*:

  • Business Law 2
  • Civil Dispute Resolution
  • Graduate and Employability Skills
  • International Commercial Law
  • Mental Health and Mental Capacity Law
  • Research Project (double module)

Semester 2

Choose two Business options*:

  • Global Leadership
  • International Digital Marketing
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Strategic Management

*All options are indicative and subject to availability. For Years 3 and 4 you need to complete a minimum of 4 Business modules (combined) to fulfil the requirements for the Business recognition. Please note that some modules are available in Years 3 and 4; please select only once.

  • Criminal Litigation and Evidence

Six Year Degree

Semester 1

  • Academic and Digital Skills

Semester 2

  • Public Law

Semesters 1 and 2

  • Common Law Method and Ethics

Semester 1

  • Law of Tort

Semester 2

  • Criminal Law

Semesters 1 and 2

  • Contract Law

Semester 1

  • Critical Approaches in Current Legal Issues

Semester 2

  • Level 5 Business Elective Module

Semesters 1 and 2

  • Business Law 1

Semester 1

  • Law Law

Semester 2

  • Level 5 Business Elective Module

Semesters 1 and 2

  • Level 5 Law Elective Module

Semester 1

  • Equity and Trusts

Semester 2

  • Level 6 Business Elective Module

Semesters 1 and 2

  • Business Law 2

Semester 1

  • Civil Dispute Resolution

Semester 2

  • Level 6 Business Elective Module

Semesters 1 and 2

  • Level 6 Law Elective Module

Level 5

Law

  • Access to Justice and Legal Services
  • Employment Law
  • European Union Law
  • Extended Essay
  • Family Law
  • Human Rights
  • Real Estate

Business

  • Corporate Responsibility
  • Customer Behaviour
  • International Human Resource Management
  • Personal Finance

All options are indicative and available subjects to numbers. Please note that some modules are available at Levels 5 and 6; please select only once.

Level 6

Law

  • Criminal Litigation and Evidence
  • Employment Law
  • Family Law
  • Graduate and Employability Skills
  • Human Rights
  • International Commercial Law
  • Real Estate
  • Wills and Succession

Business

  • Global Leadership
  • International Digital Marketing
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Strategic Management

All options are indicative and available subjects to numbers. Please note that some modules are available at Levels 5 and 6; please select only once.

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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.

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Course Start Dates

  • Law with Business (LLB)
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online
  • Law with Business (LLB)
    • Part-time: Online

Online Taster Session

If you want to find out what it’s like to study an online course with us, why not try our free online taster session?

Our taster sessions can be completed at your own pace and include short, structured exercises to help you experience what it will really be like to study online with us. All you need to do is visit our online learning platform (Blackboard ELITE) and, if you've already applied to study with us and received login details for ELITE, click 'sign in' on Blackboard ELITE. Alternatively, click 'sign up' and complete the short registration form.

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You can also study this course at one of our campuses across the UK. If you’re looking for a more traditional university experience, why not consider studying on campus?

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This course is assessed by coursework, oral presentation and invigilated exams throughout your studies.

Please note that invigilated exams must be completed at our campuses*, or an approved overseas centre if you wish to sit your exam abroad. There will be an additional University administrative fee if you wish to sit your exam outside the UK.

For more information email: Overseas-Assessments@law.ac.uk

 

*Birmingham, Bristol, Guildford, Leeds, London Bloomsbury, Manchester and Nottingham only.

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

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3 year £9,250 per year (UK/EU/International)
4 year £6,935 per year (UK/EU/International)
6 year £4,625 per year (UK/EU/International)
Fees include deposit of £250

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