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Law (Joint Honours) BA (Hons)/BSc (Hons)

University of Derby

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) or Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BA/BSc (H)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Law (Joint Honours)****Combine law with another subject to build a versatile portfolio of skills. Studying law as part of a Joint Honours degree adds substance to your CV, helping you stand out in the graduate employment market. This degree gives you enormous scope to tailor your studies to match your interests and ambitions.****Two subjects, one degree**A Joint Honours degree adds variety and interest to your studies. Studying Law Joint Honours helps you to keep your career options open and marks you out as a versatile graduate with a broad portfolio of skills. You can combine Law Joint Honours with a wide range of subjects at Derby – the full list can be found in the subject options below. Please ensure you add the second subject you wish to combine with Law in the further details section when adding your choice in apply.**Why choose this course?**Knowledge of the law is invaluable in many professions. This intellectually stimulating programme not only equips you with legal skills but also broadens your perspectives and opens up a variety of career paths. Throughout your studies you'll practise hands-on legal skills such as drafting, advocacy, interviewing and negotiation, depending on your module choice.**Is this course for you?**Law Joint Honours offers genuine flexibility, you will study two subjects in one degree. You can also choose from a wide and exciting selection of modules covering topical legal themes. **How you will learn**Along with formal lectures, problem-solving tutorials and group work, practical activities will develop your interviewing, negotiation and presentation skills. You’ll study at our One Friar Gate Square site in the heart of Derby, which includes our replica courtroom, law clinic and interview suites. **Opportunities and experiences**Our close partnerships with the legal profession will boost your networks and employability. Extra-curricular events, from mooting competitions to study trips, enrich your learning too.**Careers and employability**Law Joint Honours can lead to careers in areas like business management, local government, criminal justice and the voluntary sector. Your transferable skills will impress potential employers and you will have a solid grounding should you decide to train as a barrister or solicitor in future. **Did you know? We also offer this course:**- As a single honours degree**Please note: Law (Joint Honours) is not a qualifying law degree. If you wish to do a qualifying law degree you can consider studying Law as a single honours subject with our LLB (Hons) and LLB (Hons) with Criminology.**

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 14,045per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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UCAS Points : 112 - 128

For joint honours degree entry you will need to choose two subjects. The UCAS Points required for entry will depend on the subjects you choose to combine. The subject with the higher entry requirements will determine your offer. We encourage you to outline all your qualifications and achievements in your application to provide us a full picture. Your offer will typically be based on your predicted and/or achieved grades from full level 3 qualifications or above e.g. A levels, BTEC Ext Diploma, Access to HE, etc. Any

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University information

University of Derby

  • University League Table

    99th

  • Campus address

    University of Derby, Kedleston Road, Derby, Derby, DE22 1GB, England

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Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    65th out of 103 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 231
    111 51%

    70th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    79 79%

    47th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.97 79%

    53rd

    12

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