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LLBLaw with Business

University of Essex
United Kingdom, Colchester
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Overview

Lawyers can best assist commercial clients if they’ve got a sound knowledge of business practice. Equally, businesses can benefit from a good understanding of the legal system. Our LLB Business with Law allows you to gain a crucial awareness of the law within its social and business contexts, and enables you to develop the critical, reflective and analytical skills required to succeed within the complementary disciplines of law and business.

Studying this combination of subjects will benefit anyone looking to enter the business world. The knowledge and skills which you develop throughout the course provide a thorough grounding in essential areas of the law and business, and will be greatly valued by employers. You explore topics including:

- Contract law
- Company law
- Equity and trusts
- Management and marketing
- The international business environment

In the School of Law at Essex, we specialise in commercial law, public law, and human rights law. Our School of Law is Top 20 in the UK for research excellence (REF 2014), and we are ranked among the top 200 departments on the planet according to the QS World [University] Rankings [2016] for law.

Essex Business School is ranked in the UK’s Top 20 (Association of Business Schools) and the Top 25 in the UK for research excellence (REF 2014). We’re an international, ambitious and entrepreneurial community of more than 2,000 students, academics and practitioners championing responsible management and sustainable business.

Programme structure

Year 1

Contract Law
Academic, Legal and Professional Skills
Foundations of the Law of Obligations
Foundations of Property Law
Foundations of Public Law
Introduction to Management and Marketing
Career Management Skills

Year 2

Criminal Law
Career Management Skills
Law of the European Union
International Business Environment
Business Strategy (optional)

Final year

Equity and Trusts
Tort Law
Land Law
Current Issues in Public Law
International Finance (optional)
Consumer Behaviour (optional)

Career opportunities

Our graduates pursue careers in the law and in a wide range of other sectors including business and commerce, accountancy, insurance, banking, central and local government, academia, teaching, social work and the police force.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States