The Social Policy and Law with Foundation Year (Hons) programme from University of Wolverhampton intends to equip students with a range of personal and intellectual skills and an awareness in preparation for a career within this sphere with the added legal knowledge to enhance their abilities within this chosen area of employment.
Studying Law and Social Policy gives students an excellent opportunity to gain an indepth knowledge of the legal system alongside a clear understanding of a range of social issues and problems that shape wider society.
Mooting and other legal skills competitions provide the opportunity to experience what it is like to be a lawyer. Also, a purpose built courtroom gives you a taste of life in a real court. with purpose-built legal equipment and special acoustics.
The diverse nature of the degree means that graduates enter a range of occupations including: Legal Executive, Police, Trading Standards, Welfare Advice, Health & Safety, Personnel, Accountant, Local Authority, Civil Service etc.,Many of our graduates have gone on to become lawyers, although as well as the list above, you could also consider careers in banking, finance, insurance or work in public and private sector management.It is possible to continue your studies through post-graduate courses related to Law or Social Policy.
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- Contemporary Social Policy
- Contract Law
- English Legal System and Principles of Professional Conduct
- Law of Torts
- The Development of the Welfare State: 1945-2010
- Contemporary Capitalism
- Success in Higher Education
- 48 months
- 96 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesSocial Work Public Law View 311 other Masters in Public Law in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A Levels - grades DD
- BTEC L3 Extended Diploma or OCR Cambridge L3 Technical Extended Diploma - grades PPP
- Pass Access to HE Diploma (Full Award)
International12250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12250 GBP per year during 48 months.
EU/EEA9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.
Home/EU - Part-time - £3050 per year
International - Part-time - £6125 per year
Living costs for Wolverhampton
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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