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Law Honours, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #401 (WUR) London, United Kingdom
The Law Honours degree is taught within our School of Law at the Middlesex University where they deliver high-quality teaching and research, and provide a supportive learning environment, helping you to achieve excellent academic results.
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Why study BA Law Honours at Middlesex University?

A Law Honours degree is the gateway to a legal career and our course will build both breadth and depth of legal knowledge. Our School of Law is leading pioneering research across key legal disciplines, including international criminal law and immigration. Our tutors bring global experience and diverse academic interests, including human rights; all of which informs your studies.

Law is an intellectually stimulating discipline and you will gain a thorough grounding in the principles of the English legal system, and also gain reflection through social, political, economic, ethical and historical perspectives. You will build a range of transferable skills, such as abstract thinking and practical problem-solving, which are relevant to a wide range of related careers (such as businesses or charities).

Though this degree does not offer exemptions from the academic stage of training to become a solicitor or barrister, the first year content is common with our LLB course, and those who are successful in all first year modules may transfer on to year two of the LLB.

Course highlights

  • Those BA Law students who are successful in all first year modules may transfer on to year two of the LLB. On successful completion of the LLB you may embark on the next stages of academic and vocational training to become a fully qualified solicitor or barrister in England and Wales.
  • You will integrate applied work-based and skills-based modules that allow you to prepare practically as well as academically for a successful career, both within and outside of the legal professions. Our graduates now work for a wide range of prestigious legal and non-legal organisations.
  • The school of law is leading on cutting-edge research across specialist legal disciplines, and the findings of these projects inform your studies
  • Students will have use of original council chambers featuring judge's bench and public gallery for mooting and lectures
  • The tutors are highly trained solicitors and/or barristers and bring vast experience in a variety of legal settings, enabling you to gain first-class professional knowledge and expertise


English law governs global commerce and legal systems around the world, so a law degree from an English university will open the doors to an international legal career if you decide not to stay in the UK. 

A law degree is highly valued by employers and transferable to a wide range of sectors, including: local government, politics, the civil service, business, management, and administration.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      4 years full-time with placement

    • Average part-time duration 60 months
    • Part-time variant
    • Duration description

      Usually 4 or 6 years part-time

  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

Year 1

  • English Legal System 
  • Law of Contract 
  • Legal Method 
  • Public Law 
Year 2
  • Civil and Criminal Liability 
  • Consumers and the Law 
  • Equality and the Law 
  • European Single Market 
  • Human Rights 
  • Jurisprudence 
Year 3
  • UK Company Law
  • Public International Law 
  • Child and Family Law
  • Employment Law 
  • Immigration, Nationality And Asylum Law in the UK
  • Medical Law 
  • Evidence 
  • Project
  • Integrated Learning and Work Placement
  • Work Based Internship

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • 96 UCAS points
  • Your prior achievement in awarded qualifications
  • Predicted achievement in the qualifications you are currently studying
  • Personal statement or statement of purpose for evidence of your motivation and commitment to your subject
  • References about your academic potential and personal qualities
  • Details of time spent at another Higher Education institution, even if the course was not completed.

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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