LLB (Hons)

Law with Legal Innovation and Technology

Our LLB (Hons) Law with Legal Innovation and Technology is a Qualifying Law Degree  designed specifically for the fast-paced evolution of technology in the 21st century. Legal careers are going to look very different for the future, which is why this specialised course allows you to delve into the technological changes that the legal profession is experiencing now, and explore what the future may hold.

Digital cogs, arrows and numbers Digital abstract legal scales

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 2020

See all Start Dates

UCAS

 

UCAS code

MG11 (Full-time 3 year)

MG12 (Foundation 4 year)

 

Institution code

L17

 

Short name

LAW

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 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.

We were awarded Silver in the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) for delivering high quality teaching, learning and outcomes.

Course Details

Full-time three year Law with Legal Innovation and Technology

This course focuses on key legal topics combined with a variety of the aspects of cutting-edge legal technology that are shaping the future of the legal profession, including artificial intelligence, blockchain, psychology, process analysis and digital marketing.

Studying our law degree with the customised modules for legal technology allows you to develop a strong understanding of both currently legal practice and what the future may hold for the legal profession. The technology modules are designed to give you the opportunity to explore some of the most relevant aspects of current legal innovations, including the technologies that have already started to make waves in the legal sector. With this course, you can prepare to enter the legal profession of the future, building a strong understanding of the foreseen changes coming to the legal profession and knowing how best to adapt to them.

When you study Law with Legal Innovation and Technology with us you will receive:

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

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.

Foundation Year

You can choose to take an additional Foundation Year before you start the Law with Legal Innovation and Technology degree. This introductory year focuses on developing an understanding of the legal sector and the key skills required to undertake the full-time three year course. The Foundation Year involves studying six modules to develop the necessary skills and introduce students to key concepts to enable progression onto our three year Law degrees.

Course Structure

Semester 1

  • Citizenship
  • Academic and Report Writing
  • Numeracy 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

  • Business Law 1
  • Criminal Law
  • Land Law

Semester 2

  • Legal Innovation and Technology
  • Legal Practice in the 21st Century

Choose one*:

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

*All options are indicative and subject to availability. 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 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

  • Legal Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Legal Technology

Choose one*:

  • Canadian Constitutional Law (London only)
  • Criminal Litigation and Evidence
  • Employment Law
  • Family Law
  • Foundations of Canadian Law (London only)
  • Human Rights
  • Real Estate
  • Trade Law
  • Wills and Succession

*All options are indicative and subject to availability. 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 Criminal Justice, Law with Criminology or Business School courses you may be able to choose modules from those programmes as well.

Brandenburg Gate

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.

Find out more

Course Start Dates

  • Law with Legal Innovation & Technology (LLB)
    • Full-time: Leeds, London Bloomsbury, Manchester and Nottingham
  • Law with Legal Innovation & Technology with Foundation year (LLB)
    • Full-time: Leeds, London Bloomsbury, Manchester and Nottingham
  • Law with Legal Innovation & Technology (LLB)
    • Full-time: Leeds, London Bloomsbury, Manchester and Nottingham
  • Law with Legal Innovation & Technology with Foundation year (LLB)
    • Full-time: Leeds, London Bloomsbury, Manchester and Nottingham
SQE

What about the SQE?

Legal qualification will be changing in 2021. Get the latest insight into how this may affect you.

Find out more

Make an Enquiry

Course Information

 

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

Please note: These documents are still being developed, please check back at a later date to get a full breakdown of the dates for this course.

Calendar

 

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

Oral presentation

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

 

Student working from a text book

 

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

Student taking a written exam

Employability We Set You Up For Success

We care about your career, which is why we offer support with job applications and other work experience opportunities as soon as you accept your place.

Discover more
Woman on the phone smiling

Fees and Applying

 

Applications for all our undergraduate courses are open.

Student reading in library

 

UK/EU students per year: £9,250
International students per year: £13,750

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

Calculator

 

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

Student looking at smart phone

Official course data