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LLB (Hons)Law (Placement)

De Montfort University
United Kingdom, Leicester
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Overview

The Law LLB at DMU, recognised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Bar Standards Board, combines academic rigour with projects that put your legal training into practice to develop the skills employers look for.

In the first year you study four core modules to give you a strong foundation in law. In years two and three you are free to select the modules that reflect your own interests and career aims, although certain modules are compulsory if you want to achieve qualifying status.

Programme structure

Year 1
Constitutional and Administrative Law
Law of Contract
Criminal Law
English and European Legal Contexts

Year 2
Choose optional modules from the following:

Criminology
Family Law
Law of Tort*
Law and Lawyering: International Perspectives
The Lawyer in the Marketplace: Entrepreneurship and Commercial Awareness
Land Law*
Business Entities
European Union Public Law
Human Rights
Issues in Civil Liberties
Law and Religion
Police Powers and Public Order
Private Law of Consumer Protection
Public Law of Consumer Protection
Substantive Law of the European Union

Year 3
Placement year

Year 4
Choose optional modules from the following:

Advanced Criminal Law
Commercial Law
Company Law
Contemporary Issues in Jurisprudenc and Legal Theory
E Commerce Law
Equity and Trusts*
Immigration and Refugee Law
Intellectual Property Law
International Child Law
International Law
Employment Law
Law and Medicine
Law of Evidence
Lawyering: Advocacy, Negotiation and Ethics
Legal Research Project**
Penology
Social Justice
Sports Law

  • You must select these modules if you want to gain an LLB fully qualifying degree


**You may substitute one of the listed modules for a self-study research project

Career opportunities

Many graduates go into the legal profession, but the career opportunities for law graduates are infinite.

Recent graduates have gone onto careers such as Legal Associate at Barratt Developments PLC, Case Worker at Ministry of Justice, Investigation Support Assistant at Leicestershire Police and Prosecution Manager at Arriva Rail North.

We offer all successful graduates a place on our Legal Practice Course (subject to conditions).

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