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Law and Criminal Justice LLB LLB (Hons)

De Montfort University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Law (with Honours) - LLB (Hons)

  • Location

    Leicester Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

This specialised, fully qualifying Law degree focuses on criminal law and criminal justice. You will gain a thorough understanding of how the criminal justice system works, look at and understand crime and its effect on society, and how the legal profession can develop strategies to combat or prosecute against it.**- A fully qualifying law degree**With full exemptions from the academic stage of the professional qualification for solicitors and barristers**- Tailor your degree with specialist options**such as criminology, the essentials of forensic investigations and penology**- A dedicated law environment**including a mock court room, client interviewing room and an integrated law library**- Activities such as Law Clinic, the Careers Project, Street Law, mooting and client interviewing** enhance your employability, ensuring you are well equipped for a range of career paths or further study**- Excellent extra-curricular activities**Such as visits to the Supreme Court, giving talks about legal issues in schools and colleges, and social events including the Annual Law Society Ball**- Enjoy an international experience with #DMUglobal**trips include New York, Berlin, Toronto and Doha**- Placement opportunities with local, national and global companies**including Toyota, Walt Disney, Shoosmiths, Samworth Brothers and Enterprise Rent A Car**- Guaranteed place on our Legal Practice Course**upon successful completion of the course. This is the next stage of training to become a solicitor (subject to conditions)

Application deadline

15 January 2020

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UCAS Points : 112

from at least two A Levels.Plus five GCSEs at grades A*–C (9 - 4) including English Language and Maths.

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University information

De Montfort University

  • University League Table

    81st

  • Campus address

    De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 9BH, England

Enthusiastic, dedicated lecturers who have excelled in achieving National Teaching Fellowship awards.
A fully transformed campus based in the heart of the welcoming and multicultural city of Leicester, renowned for its diversity and culture.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    59th out of 103 4

    61st out of 102 6

  • Entry standards

    / Max 231
    101 46%

    93rd

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    79 79%

    47th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.05 81%

    35th

    5
  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    101 51%

    87th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    72 72%

    12th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.72 74%

    94th

    44

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