Our online LLB (Hons) Law degree provides you with a thorough academic training in the discipline of law. It enables you to develop a critical awareness of common law and legal principles, build knowledge of the UK and EU legal systems and gain the analytical and problem-solving skills needed to build a successful career in this dynamic and challenging discipline. You study a wide range of topics and develop your expertise in specific areas of law.
This Qualifying Law Degree (QLD) is the first step if you are considering practicing law professionally, and studying this highly recognised subject will open up many opportunities for you to develop your career both inside and outside the legal field.
Full course fee: £18,480
Annual fee: £4,620
We have a number of funding options available for our students. Most UK or EU students living in England are eligible for a government-backed student loan that covers the full cost of their course tuition fees.
If you are not eligible for a tuition fee loan, or you decide to fund your course yourself, we offer a simple monthly payment plan to enable you to spread the cost of your tuition over the duration of your studies. A 10% discount is available for up-front payment of each level.
We want to give everyone the opportunity to experience a University of Essex Online course; we think you’ll love it! But if you decide it’s not for you within the first 21 days then you will receive a full refund. Terms and conditions apply.
Our courses are delivered 100% online and part-time, meaning you can study from wherever in the world you are located, with no need to relocate to the UK for study.
Our courses are open to international students based in any country, although you will need to have an English language proficiency at a level equivalent to IELTS (Academic) 6.5. We may ask you to complete a free online English test if you don't hold an IELTS qualification.
If you are planning on practicing law in a country other than the UK, it is your responsibility to research whether this qualification will be recognised in your country.
We are dedicated to improving employability amongst our graduates. Our online courses give you the opportunity to improve your career prospects and earning potential with a mix of key skills that are directly transferable to the workplace.
Studying law prepares you for a career in many sectors. Roles in finance, human resources, education, local and central government, the voluntary sector or management all benefit from a legal background.
Our LLB (Hons) Law is recognised as a Qualifying Law Degree (QLD) in England and Wales and is the first step if you are considering practising law professionally.