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LLB Law with Criminology Online

The LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology Online is a Qualifying Law Degree that you can study over 3, 4 or 6 years. It combines your legal studies with an exploration of different aspects of criminology, including crime, criminal justice and criminal behaviour. With specific modules focusing on criminology, your studies will not only give you a great legal qualification, but they will also open up fascinating career avenues within the criminological world too. This entirely online Qualifying Law Degree provides everything you need to progress to the next stage of legal training, while allowing you to complement your studies with Criminology 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 2020

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We are one of the UK's longest-established specialist providers of legal education and have trained more practising lawyers in the UK than anyone else.

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

Our criminology modules are designed by practising criminologists, providing a practical focus, with real-world application of the law and criminology.

Course Details

LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology Online

Our LLB Law with Criminology Online focuses on key legal topics and a variety of different aspects of criminology, including crime, criminal justice and criminal behaviour. It’s an ideal choice if you’re looking to pursue a career in the legal sector or, more specifically, within the criminal justice system. In addition to studying key legal topics, you will also study Criminology modules which examine the nature of crime and how it operates. The course focuses on key concepts, such as the definition of crime and how it is perceived within society.

Studying this balanced combination of law and criminology means that you have a great choice of career options to choose from. Not only could you continue your studies to become a qualified lawyer, but you can consider careers in politics, journalism, business or criminal investigation and analysis. This course is a great starting point from which to launch your career in the exciting worlds of law and criminology.

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 Criminology 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 & Professional Skills
  • Law of Contract

Semester 2

  • Law of Tort
  • Public Law
  • European Union Law

Semester 1

  • Criminal Law
  • Law of Organisations
  • Land Law

Semester 2

  • Introduction to Criminology
  • Punishment and Society

Choose one*:

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

*Please note that some options are available in Years 2 and 3; please select only once.

Semester 1

  • Equity & Trusts
  • Transactions
  • Actions

Semester 2

  • Zemiology (Social Harms)
  • Media, Crime and Control

Choose one*:

  • Family Law
  • Human Rights
  • Employment Law
  • Access to Justice and Legal Services
  • Real Estate
  • Wills & Succession
  • Companies: Governance, Tax and Insolvency
  • Criminal Litigation and Evidence
  • Research Project (double module)

*Please note that some options are available in Years 2 and 3; please select only once.

Four Year Degree

Semester 1

  • Common Law Method & Ethics
  • Academic & Professional Skills

Semester 2

  • Public Law
  • European Union Law

Semester 1

  • Law of Contract
  • Law of Tort

Semester 2

  • Criminal Law
  • Law of Organisations

Semester 1

  • Land Law
  • Actions

Semester 2

  • Introduction to Criminology
  • Punishment and Society
  • Extended Essay in Law

Semester 1

  • Equity & Trusts
  • Transactions

Semester 2

  • Zemiology (Social Harms)
  • Crime, Media and Control
  • Criminal Litigation and Evidence

Six Year Degree

Semester 1

  • Academic and Professional Skills

Semester 2

  • Public Law

Semesters 1 and 2

  • Common Law Method and Ethics

Semester 1

  • The Law of Contract

Semester 2

  • European Union Law

Semesters 1 and 2

  • Law of Tort

Semester 1

  • Land Law

Semester 2

  • Level 5 Elective Module

Semesters 1 and 2

  • Level 5 Elective Module

Semester 1

  • Criminal Law

Semester 2

  • Level 5 Elective Module

Semesters 1 and 2

  • Level 5 Elective Module

Semester 1

  • Equity and Trusts

Semester 2

  • Level 6 Elective Module

Semesters 1 and 2

  • Transactions

Semester 1

  • Actions

Semester 2

  • Level 6 Elective Module

Semesters 1 and 2

  • Level 6 Elective Module

Level 5 options

Law

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

Criminology

  • Introduction to Criminology
  • Society and Punishment

All options are indicative and subject to availability. Please note that some options are available at Levels 5 and 6; please select only once. Of the six optional modules over Years 3 to 6, one must be a law option and at least four must be criminology options.

Level 6 options

Law

  • Family Law
  • Human Rights
  • Employment Law
  • Access to Justice and Legal Services
  • Real Estate
  • Wills and Succession
  • Companies: Governance, Tax and Insolvency
  • Criminal Litigation and Evidence

Criminology

  • Zemiology (Social Harms)
  • Media, Crime and Control
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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

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3 year £9,250 (UK/EU/International)
4 year £6,935 (UK/EU/International)
6 year £4,625 (UK/EU/International)
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