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Law and Practice BA (Hons)

Coventry University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    CU Coventry

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    07-JUN-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

This course aims to provide a thorough understanding of the practise of law in the modern world.Focusing strongly on EU law, employment law and criminal law, this course covers a broad range of topics, from engaging critically with how employment law has evolved, through to contractual and tortious liability. Further, you develop mooting, advocacy and presentation skills throughout this programme, building a solid foundation for you to become a competent and knowledgeable practitioner of law.**Facilities**Located on the Coventry University campus, you will have access to our Library & Learning Services (LLS), fully equipped seminar rooms and impressive IT suites. Plus, you can take advantage of reading rights in Coventry University’s Lanchester Library, make use of sport centre facilities and receive full membership to Coventry University Students’ Union (CUSU).**Staff**This course has been developed and is taught by practising professionals and industry experts. Our academics bring a wealth of expertise to the classroom with many continuing to undertake research and other projects alongside teaching, meaning our students gain a well-rounded and relevant teaching experience.**Practical Experience**Throughout your studies, you will find that the course is underpinned with practical elements. Previous trips for students include Coventry Magistrates' Court, The Royal Courts of Justice, London, The Central Criminal Court (Old Bailey), London, Houses of Parliament, London, European Parliament, Council of Europe and European Court of Human Rights, Strasbourg.**Placements**At CU Coventry, we put a strong focus on getting our graduates ready to enter the job market. This can be done in a variety of ways—one key element is work placements. With this degree, you are given the opportunity to undertake short and long-term placements in between the second and third year.Key course benefits;- Upon completion of this course, you will receive a qualification awarded by Coventry University, which is ranked 13th best university in the UK in the Guardian University Guide 2019. Coventry University were also awarded a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) in 2017.- You will receive support with applying for short and long-term placements, to gain the experience employers desire, with our in-house Careers & Employability department.- You will have the opportunity for multi-campus learning in Coventry, London and Scarborough.- In order to make higher education accessible to as many people as possible, we keep our tuition fees competitively priced.- Small tutorial group sessions ensure that you receive the mentoring help and support you need.- We deliver one module at a time during each block. This means you can dedicate your time to specialise in each subject without the distraction of numerous modules and multiple deadlines.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

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University information

Coventry University

  • University League Table

    54th

  • Campus address

    Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry, Warwickshire, CV1 5FB, England

Currently more than 13,000 international and EU students study across the university’s UK campuses. 17,000 more study in partner institutions worldwide.
A variety of pre-sessional English courses are available to help students prepare before starting their course. Additional costs apply.
PhD and MRes students can apply for financial support towards a project or placement with an international dimension via the international experience scheme.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    69th out of 103 10

  • Entry standards

    / Max 231
    111 51%

    70th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    77 77%

    57th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.80 76%

    85th

    50

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