Law is one of the world's oldest professions. Filled with intrigue and complexities, law is a fascinating and exciting subject area that is an essential component of every organisation and affects all of our everyday lives. A degree in law can lead you to a wide number of career options, including a legal executive, barrister or solicitor.
Success in this field demands discipline, strategic thinking, a solid knowledge of legislation and the ability to adapt to different scenarios. As legal knowledge is key for success in this career, this course focuses on theory and best practices, alongside quintessential practical learning such as making succinct legal arguments.
This first year is designed to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the legal system and public law. You will be introduced to the legal framework, including elements of the civil and criminal systems and contract law. Throughout the year, the programme aims to develop skills in decision making and research methods, providing you with a solid foundation for further exploration in years two and three. Students who complete year one are awarded a Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Law & Practice.
This year will allow you to learn about the civil justice system and property law aspects of English Law. This provides you with an elevated level of legal knowledge, ready for progression into year three. Students who complete year two are awarded a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Law & Practice.
For details about individual modules please visit the course page on our website.
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