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  • Qualification

    Higher National Diploma - HND

  • Location

    BMet (Matt Boulton)

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    19-SEP-22

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

The course offers a rigorous and satisfying appreciation of legal studies and is a stepping stone to the LLB (Hons) Law programme. It is suitable for those with an interest in law and is perfect for mature students with relevant work-based experience. The course offers two qualifications, an HND and a Certificate in Higher Education entitling you to progress to Level 5 of the LLB (Hons) Law at the University. The course is recognised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Bar Standards Board as providing exemptions from the academic stage of training. The ‘Work Placement’ module in Year 2 enables you to gain valuable work experience and useful contacts with legal professionals, as well as achieving academic credit. You will benefit from the University’s strong professional links with Birmingham Law Society (the UK’s largest Law Society outside London), the four Inns of Court, especially Lincoln’s Inn and Inner Temple. As a HND in Law and Practice student you will attend both the University and Birmingham Metropolitan College, enjoying the facilities of both institutions, with access to all library materials and IT resources. This collaboration of teaching and learning arrangement enables you to experience educational and social activities alongside full-time LLB students.This course is in the final stages of approval to ensure it meets the very highest standards of quality, creativity and applied learning.**For full details, visit our website.**

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26 January

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Birmingham City University

  • University League Table

    82nd

  • Campus address

    Birmingham City University, University House, 15 Bartholomew Row, Birmingham, Birmingham, B5 5JU, England

Live and study in an affordable multicultural city with a diverse multi-ethnic population.
One of only four UK universities offering a Master's in International Human Resource Management which is also fully CIPD-accredited.
Many master's courses offer international students six-month professional placements towards the end of their studies.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    82nd out of 104 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 231
    112 50%

    61st

    11
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    62.0 62%

    78th

    6
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.97 79%

    47th

    18

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