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BA (Hons)Law and Marketing

University of Stirling
United Kingdom, Stirling
Tuition fee £15,100 per year
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Overview

At the University of Stirling, the innovative Law courses give you an opportunity to study a range of subjects that reflect the importance of law in every area of society. They offer two BA (Hons) courses – in Law and Business Law –which can kick-start a career in the modern legal market, such as legal analyst roles or jobs in a host of business settings.

Throughout your course, you’ll be taught by leading academics who helped write the textbooks you’re studying. At Stirling, their expertise comes to you first-hand, and you’ll be part of a close-knit legal department dedicated to providing a rich, enjoyable student experience. From Contract and Criminal Law to International Human Rights, you’ll gain a firm grounding in essential subjects and enjoy the freedom to specialise in areas that interest you most. You can also broaden your career possibilities by combining Law with one of 11 other complementary courses that include Accountancy, Marketing and modern languages.

The University of Stirling’s Marketing course is ranked 2nd in Scotland and top 10 in the UK for the quality of our Marketing degree (The Complete University Guide 2019; 2020; 2021). This is thanks to our research-led teaching and close ties to industry. Understanding the need to prepare you for the rapidly-shifting landscape of marketing in a digital age of 24/7 connectivity, whilst still exploring the timeless truths that have always underpinned the discipline. You’ll experience how marketing works in a “live” environment, deepen your understanding of what makes businesses tick, and sharpen your skills in research and communication.

Career opportunities

A BA in Law from the University of Stirling paves the way for opportunities in the modern legal market. By focusing on law within a wider social and business context, They’ve helped to prepare recent graduates for jobs with major organisations like Aviva Insurance, Royal Bank of Scotland, FIFA, the NHS and the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority. Students who have graduated from this course in the last five years are working in roles such as:

Trainee solicitor
Legal counsel
Business relations manager
Factoring consultant
PR account executive
Sales and marketing executive

The BA Law and BA Business Law provide you with a wide range of analytical and transferable skills, and are suitable for any profession in which a non-specialised degree is required. As a non-qualifying law degree, the BA Law is aimed primarily at those not wishing to become practicing lawyers; however, some students who undertake this degree do choose to go on and train to become lawyers. Others choose to access a wide range of careers in the Public, Private and Third sectors.

Good Marketing courses open the door to a wealth of job opportunities, and a degree in Marketing is becoming increasingly valuable as the range of promotional outlets and techniques available to businesses continues to evolve. Marketing graduates from the University of Stirling have started their careers in some of the following roles:

Digital Marketing Manager, Tesco Bank
Marketing and Sales Executive, Scottish Media Group
UK Retail Marketing Graduate Programme, RBS
Sales and Services Assistant, Intelligent Finance

Examples of recent Marketing graduates’ current roles include:

marketing and communications specialist
search engine optimisation Specialist
marketing manager
marketing analyst
digital marketing manager
merchandising manager
project manager
product marketing manager
games and digital marketing
category manager

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

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

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

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States