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LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology (Foundation Entry Route Available)

Foundation Entry • Level 3

LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology (Foundation Entry Route Available)

Foundation Entry • Level 3

Type of LearningUniversity Study

Course CodeA4891

UCAS CodeHU20

Study ModeFull and Part time.

DurationFull Time: 3 Years, Full Time inc. Foundation Entry: 4 Years

Awarded ByUCLan

Location ByBurnley College

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About the course

LLB Law with Criminology provides you with the opportunity to obtain a qualifying law degree whilst also gaining an awareness of current issues in criminology. By studying these complimentary subjects side by side you will ensure that you have the academic training required to pursue a career within the legal sector or within a wide range of other professions. The Criminology element to the programme provides academic study of the nature of crime, criminality and responses to crime in contemporary society. It considers how crime is defined, perceived as a problem, and managed in modern society. The aim of the course is to offer the opportunity for intellectual development, to acquire fundamental legal knowledge for progression into the legal profession, the wider employment market or further study and to provide flexibility in developing specialised interests. Year 1 (delivered at Burnley College): The standard full time tuition fee rate for this course in 2020/21 for Home and EU students is £9000 per year. The standard part time tuition fee rate for 2020/21 for Home and EU students is £1000 per 20 credit module. Years 2 and 3 (delivered at UCLan): The standard full time tuition fee rate for this course in 2020/21 for Home and EU students is £9250 per year. The standard part time tuition fee rate for 2020/21 for Home and EU students is £1540 per 20 credit module. The standard full time tuition fee for the Foundation Year (delivered at Burnley College) for this course in 2020/21 is £6000.

Type of LearningUniversity Study

Course CodeA4891

UCAS CodeHU20

Study ModeFull and Part time.

DurationFull Time: 3 Years, Full Time inc. Foundation Entry: 4 Years

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Awarded ByUCLan

Location ByBurnley College

Start Date/s

06/09/2021, 06/09/2021

University Cost Description

Year 1 (delivered at Burnley College): The standard full time tuition fee rate for this course in 2020/21 for Home and EU students is £9000 per year. Year 2 and 3 (delivered at UCLan): The standard full time tuition fee rate for this course in 2020/21 for Home and EU students is £9250 per year. The standard full time tuition fee for the Foundation year for this course in 2020/21 is £6000.

Entry requirements

Our typical offer is 104-112 UCAS Points.  We operate a flexible admissions policy and treat everyone as an individual. This means that we will take into consideration your educational achievements and predicted grades (where applicable) together with your application as a whole, including work experience and personal statement. General Studies accepted. Applications from individuals with non-standard qualifications, relevant work or life experience and who can demonstrate the ability to cope with and benefit from degree-level studies, are welcome and these applicants will be interviewed.

Modules

Foundation Entry Informed Decision Making Essential Skills for Higher Education Developing Skills for Higher Education Introduction module to a variety of different subjects in Criminology, Criminal Justice, Education, Social Science, Psychology, History, Law, English and Religion, Culture and Society. Year 1 Public Law Lawyer Skills Legal Systems Contract Law Crime and Society Key Thinkers in Criminology Year 2 and 3 On successful completion of the above studies you can progress onto complete year 2 and 3 at UCLan Preston

Assessment

This degree comprises of a mixture of lectures, seminars, tutorials, practical sessions and independent study. Independent study is an important aspect of your degree course. The exact combination of study time will be detailed within your module descriptors, and will depend on your option choices. Assessment is undertaken in a variety of ways, from the traditional unseen exam (a professional requirement for all of the core foundation modules), to seen examinations; end of module and in-course formative coursework assessments; e-quizzes; e-case studies; group and individual presentations; portfolios; pod casts; personal development reflective diaries; moots and debates and oral performance in seminars.

Careers & Progression

The programme is an excellent starting point if you’re thinking of a career with a specific criminological interest, such as the probation service, social work, youth and community work, the police, prison and immigration services. After successfully completing our combined LLB (Hons), you can go on to the professional element of legal training either as a solicitor (the Legal Practice Course) or as a barrister (the Bar Professional Training Course).

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