The LLB Qualifying Law Degree at Arden University meets the criteria approved by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and Bar Standards Board. In this programme, you’ll explore the core principles of law and delve into all the must-knows of the UK and EU legal system, building up an in-depth knowledge of law. This QLD offers highly recognised and diverse transferable skills across multiple industries and roles, plus is required by students who wish to become a barrister or a solicitor in England, Wales and many common law jurisdictions. Being a successful lawyer is all about applying your legal knowledge to a complicated situation, and providing a well-reasoned solution. The course has been designed with your career in mind, to give you the opportunity to extend your employability skills and to apply what you’ve learned to your career.
This course is delivered via blended learning, where you can complete a full three-year degree with part-time campus hours. You only need to commit to up to two days a week of face-to-face teaching at one of our study centres in Birmingham, Manchester, or London. The rest of the time, you can progress your learning online with 24/7 access to your online materials and our innovative virtual classroom. Blended learning means that you don’t have to put your life on hold to get your degree, so you can continue working and earning alongside your studies, look after your family or let your social life flourish.
Modules you will study include:
- Foundations in Legal Skills
- English Legal System
- Criminal Law
- Law of Contract
- Law and Ethics
- Constitutional and Administrative Law
- Tort Law 1 (Tort of Negligence)
- Tort Law 2 (Land and Other Torts)
- Civil Liberties and Human Rights
- Law of Property
- European Union Law
- Pro Bono and Professional Practice
- Law of Evidence
- Equity and Trusts
- International Commercial Law
- Legal Research Methods and Project
Also choose 2 from:
- Family Law
- Employment Law
- Company Law
- Intellectual Property
At Arden, we are committed to the idea that cost shouldn’t be a barrier to your personal development. That’s why our fees are up to 30% more affordable than the average UK university qualification. You can stay in control of your finances and focus on your learning with our flexible pay-as-you-go option. You may even be eligible for a student loan to cover the cost of your studies, or you have the option of exploring employee sponsorship.
Our Blended Learning fees:
Fee per level: £6,165
3 year degree total fee: £18,495
Our blended learning courses are available for UK students only. To be eligible for this course through the standard entry requirements, you must have either two GCE A Levels, plus passes at grade C or above in three subjects at GCSE level, or have completed a recognised Access Programme. If your prior learning was not taught in English, you must have IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.
Alternatively, opt for our distance learning course and study from anywhere in the world. At Arden, we already have students studying with us from over 150 countries. Find out more about studying internationally here.
Our flexible study modes mean that 90% of our students work alongside their studies. Studying for your degree via distance learning means that you can access your learning at a pace that is convenient for you, giving you ultimate flexibility to fit your studies around your work and other commitments.
Arden courses are designed with a strong focus on employability so that learning will directly help students in the workplace. To support student’s workplace and career development needs, a full service online careers portal helps students search for jobs, develop a CV and sharpen interview techniques. These are just a few of the really useful tools thousands of Arden students have access to. Learn more about career support.