Law and Spanish (Honours), B.A. | Online | The Open University UK | United Kingdom
36 months
6456 GBP/year
6456 GBP/year
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Combining law with Spanish is both stimulating and a smart career move. You’ll divide your study equally between both subjects. With this Law and Spanish (Honours) degree from The Open University UK you’ll raise your legal awareness and acquire skills of legal analysis and methods. 

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The study of Spanish opens doors to Spanish-speaking cultures and communities, and can provide a key to the global workplace.

Key features of the Law and Spanish (Honours) degree from The Open University UK

  • Gives you an understanding of the role of law in today’s society.
  • Provides you with legal awareness and the skills of legal analysis and methods.
  • Develops you into a proficient user (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages level C1) of Spanish.
  • Develops advanced knowledge of the cultures that use Spanish and gives you a taste of intercultural communication.
  • Offers the option of a week in Spain.

Career relevance

Studying law alongside a modern language opens up many career options in law-related fields, business and finance or international organisations. Your understanding of another language and the cultures that use it is an asset that will be highly valued by employers, and that will widen your opportunities in the international market. A qualification in law and a language can lead to opportunities in a wide range of areas such as:

  • Business and finance.
  • Civil service.
  • Human resources.
  • Paralegal professions.
  • Journalism.
  • Research.
  • Translation and interpreting.
  • Editing and publishing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Exploring languages and cultures 
  • Portales: beginners' Spanish 
  • Justice in action
  • Spanish studies 1 (intermediate)
  • Public law and criminal law 
  • Law, society and culture

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


360 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

  • There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.
  • However, there’s a choice of starting points in the modern-language element – your choice will depend on your current level of confidence and proficiency.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6456 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19368 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.
  • National

    6456 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19368 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.


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