The Business Law (Hons) course from London South Bank University is aimed at students who already know that they are likely to want to work in the business sector and covers the key topics of Business Law, Company Law, Consumer Protection & the Law and Employment Law. Your final year Project will also be on a business or commercial law topic of your choosing. You will be able to graduate with a clear and focused statement of your career intentions.
As well as developing in-depth legal knowledge and academic skills, there is a strong emphasis on experiential learning and legal education for professional practice and the enhancement of professional career prospects. We offer opportunities for all undergraduate students to undertake a work placement, internship or work experience, including in our Legal Advice Clinic, during our core Working in the Law Module.
The course is the first step on the journey to becoming a Solicitor, Barrister or Chartered Legal Executive as well as being the foundation for a broad range of other professional careers. It is designed to give students a ‘Head Start’ on professional qualification, particularly for the Solicitors Qualifying Examination with its focus on professional procedure and skills as well as the academic study of Law. As part of our assessment strategy, we use professional examination style multiple choice questions, so our students have an opportunity to practice and prepare for them in advance. Students who pass Business Law, Company Law & Employment Law with grades of 50% or more are also eligible to become Graduate Members of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives, a recognised legal qualification .
On successful completion of our courses you will be able to progress to qualify as a Barrister, a Chartered Legal Executive or a Solicitor. You will also be prepared for a wide range of professional careers in other sectors including Business, Central & Local Government and Management.
To be a Barrister you need to pass with 2(ii) Honours. You will then need to pass the Bar Professional Training Examination and obtain a Pupillage (work based learning).
To be eligible to become a Graduate Member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives you need to take pass the following options on the course. You must take and pass the modules Company and Business Law in Semester 1 and Employment Law in Semester 2
You can then go onto qualify as a Fellow of the Institute on the basis of three years qualifying work experience.To be a Solicitor you need to pass the degree. You will then need to pass the Solicitors Qualifying Examination Parts 1 and 2 and to obtain two years of qualifying work experience.
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- Legal System, Legal Study, Legal Skills
- Contract Law
- Public Law
- Current Legal Issues
- Law of Torts
- European Law
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- 36 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A Level ABB or:
- BTEC National Diploma DDM or:
- Access to HE Diploma with 33D 3M 9P or:
- Equivalent Level 3 qualifications worth 128 UCAS points
- Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs at grade 4 or above including English and Maths, or equivalent (old style GCSEs A-C)
- We welcome qualifications from around the world. English language qualifications for international students: IELTS score of 6.0 or Cambridge Proficiency or Advanced Grade C.
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International14900 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14900 GBP per year during 36 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
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