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Law and French, L.L.B.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #49 (QS) Bristol, United Kingdom
The University of Bristol Law School is a centre for an intellectually demanding, research-informed legal education. The Law and French course from University of Bristol aims to produce accomplished, well-rounded, enquiring graduates with a rich, ethically grounded appreciation of law in business and society.

Overview

Bristol is also a major centre for the study of modern languages and cultures. On this four-year Joint Honours programme in Law and French from University of Bristol , which leads to a qualifying law degree, you will study French language, linguistics, literature and history to degree level alongside your core units in law. This provides you with a valuable skill set, ideally tailored to the globalised workplace.

You will also have the opportunity to spend your third year at a French university. During this year abroad, you will study units in French law. Visit our Global Opportunities website to find out where you can study in France. In your final year, you will undertake an extended piece of legal research.

All applicants must sit the National Admissions Test for Law (LNAT) before the relevant deadline. Details are available on the LNAT website.

Please refer to the Admissions Statement below for further information about LNAT and visit the Law School’s frequently asked questions page for further information about the course.

Teaching

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Accreditation

This course is recognised by the following organisations:

  • The Bar Standards Board for the purpose of a Qualifying Law Degree.
  • Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) The qualifying law degree is recognised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) for the purposes of satisfying the academic stage of training.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    480 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Law 
  • Law of Contract 
  • Law and State 
  • Criminal Law 
  • French Language 
  • Law of Tort 
  • Constitutional Rights 
  • Law and Policy ot the European Union 
  • Comparative Law 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    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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  • Minimum required score:

    100

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  • Minimum required score:

    68

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

  • A-level Standard offer: A AA or A A B including minimum B in French
  • A-level Contextual offer: ABB including B in French
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Standard offer: 38 points overall with 18 at Higher Level including HL 5 in French
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Contextual offer: 34 points overall with 17 at Higher Level, including HL 5 in French
  • Cambridge Pre-U offer: Requirements are as for A-levels, where Grade A* is D2, A is D3, B is M2, and C is M3

Studyportals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    19500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19500 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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  • Channel Islands and Isle of Man students: £9,250 per year

Living costs for Bristol

  • 750 - 1260 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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