This course starts in 2021

Law (Graduate Entry) LLB (Hons)

Law (Graduate Entry) LLB (Hons)

Key information

Duration:
2 years full time
UCAS code:
M101
Start date:
September 2021

Law (Graduate Entry) is a well established and well taught course, one I would highly recommend to all those passionate about the law.”

Susana Raquel Silva Cardoso Law (Graduate Entry) LLB

Graduates of any discipline can take this course to fast-track their studies and gain an LLB in two years. You’ll gain a solid grounding in English law and explore international, European and Canadian law as part of the course.

You’ll cover theoretical and practical aspects of law, and benefit from:

  • being taught by research-active faculty and joining a vibrant community with an active student law body
  • getting involved in the local community through the Sussex Law Clinicsgaining valuable work experience of the law in action before you graduate
  • our links with leading law firms that sponsor our student competitions in national and international mooting, criminal advocacy, client interviewing, negotiation, mediation and legal debating.

Studying law develops your skills of analysis, argument and persuasion, equipping you for a variety of careers. And our supportive group of alumni are happy to provide career advice for current students.

Successful completion of any of our law courses will provide you with a qualifying law degree.

Accreditation

Entry requirements

Undergraduate honours degree

Typical offer

You must have a second-class undergraduate honours degree (or equivalent).

If your qualifications aren’t listed or you have a question about entry requirements, contact us

Modules

This is a single-honours course, allowing you to focus in depth on your core subject.

Find out about our types of undergraduate degrees, their structure, modules and credits

These modules are running in the academic year 2020/21. We also plan to offer them in future academic years. They may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.

Core modules

    Autumn teaching
    Spring teaching

    Options

      Spring teaching

      These modules are running in the academic year 2020/21. We also plan to offer them in future academic years. They may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.

      Core modules

        Autumn teaching
        Spring teaching

        Options

          Autumn teaching
          Autumn and spring teaching
          Spring teaching

          Our staff

          My main research focuses on criminal law theory and doctrine, examining the substantive rules that make up criminal law and questioning theoretical foundations.”Dr John Child
          Senior Lecturer in Law

          Fees

          Fees are not yet set for entry in the academic year 2021. Note that your fees, once they’re set, may be subject to an increase on an annual basis.

          Find out about typical living costs for studying at Sussex

          Find out about our terms and conditions

          Scholarships

          We believe in helping students in need of financial support so we continue to attract talented people. Scholarships for 2021/22 entry aren’t available yet, but check back soon for details.

          Careers

          Your future career

          You’ll be prepared – subject to completion of the necessary further qualifications – to practise law as a solicitor, a barrister or an in-house lawyer for a public limited company or a government agency.

          You can also choose to use your excellent communication skills in fields such as:

          • broadcast media
          • public relations or human resources
          • policy development or politics.

           

          Working while you study

          Our Careers and Employability Centre can help you find part-time work while you study. Find out more about career development and part-time work

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          Contact us

          Admissions enquiries

          Contact us with any questions around entry requirements or English language qualifications.

          If you haven’t applied yet:
          +44 (0)1273 876787
          Ask us a question

          After you’ve applied:
          +44 (0)1273 678416
          ug.applicants@sussex.ac.uk

          Course enquiries

          +44 (0)1273 877495
          ug.admissions@law.sussex.ac.uk

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