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LLB ( Hons) – 3 Years Full

Offered by   University of Greenwich

Our law degree offers a range of legal knowledge, including contract law, criminal law, public law and human rights law, plus the skills to help you succeed in the work place You will study essential areas of legal knowledge such as public law, land law, equity and trusts, contract law, criminal law and tort law. In your final year, you choose from a range of specialist modules, including commercial law, intellectual property law, financial services law, and international law. With links to a range of legal, and related, employers in London, you’ll have – as a law student – access to a range employability events, including talks and networking opportunities.
This Programme Recognized by The Incorporated Council Of Legal Education Sri Lanka and University Grant Commission of Sri Lanka  

What you should know about this LLB

  • This is a Qualifying Law Degree, as recognised by the Bar Standards Board.
  • The LLB is designed for the arrival of the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s Solicitors Qualifying Exam (SQE) in 2021.
  • Apply to assist volunteer lawyers on real cases at the university’s Legal Advice Centre or apply to assist with the Innocence Project London.
  • Our links with employers in London, through our Law Advisory Forum, include law firms, barristers’ chambers and financial institutions.
  • Benefit from guest speakers and networking events with employers, professional bodies and alumni to help your career planning.

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

  • Public Law (30 credits)
  • Law of Contract (Level 4) (30 credits)
  • Law in Practice (15 credits)
  • Problem Solving and the Law (15 credits)
  • Advocacy and Professional Ethics (15 credits)

Students are required to choose 15 credits from this list of options.

  • Academic Writing for Legal Studies (15 credits)
  • Human Rights Law (15 credits)

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

  • European Union Law (30 credits)
  • Land Law (30 credits)
  • Law of Torts (30 credits)
  • Criminal Law (30 credits)

Year 3

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

  • Equity and Trusts (30 credits)

Students are required to choose 90 credits from this list of options.

  • Company and Partnership Law (30 credits)
  • Law of Evidence (30 credits)
  • Family Law (30 credits)
  • Intellectual Property Law (30 credits)
  • Dissertation in Law (30 credits)
  • Financial Services: Law, Regulation and Practice (30 credits)
  • Competition Law (30 credits)
  • Legal Work Placement (30 credits)
  • Commercial Law (30 credits)
  • International Law (30 credits)
  • Advanced Criminal Law (30 credits)
  • Innocence Project London (30 credits)
  • Transnational Organised Illegal Networks (30 credits)
  • Information Technology Law (30 credits)
  • International Human Rights Law (30 credits)

LLB Senior Status LLB (Hons) Programme Description

Our law senior status degree is a two-year qualifying course designed for students who already have an undergraduate degree in another subject and a real interest in the law.
 

As well as teaching substantive law, this degree explores legal issues from a social, political, moral and economic perspective.

Much like our other LLB courses, this senior status course is geared towards employability. With links to a range of legal, and related, employers in Sri Lanka, you’ll have access to a range employability events, including talks and networking opportunities. You can also apply to assist volunteer lawyers on real cases at the university’s Legal Advice Centre.

What you should know about this course

  •  The course offers an in-depth analysis of the law for those who already hold a degree in a subject other than law
  • You’ll gain knowledge of substantive law and develop transferable skills. Wherever possible, this degree places law in various contextsApply to assist volunteer lawyers on real cases at the university’s Legal Advice Centre or apply to assist with the Innocence Project Sri Lanka.
  • Our links with employers in London, through our Law Advisory Forum, include law firms, barristers’ chambers and financial institutions.
  • Benefit from guest speakers and networking events with employers, professional bodies and alumni to help your career planning.

 

 Year 1

 

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

Students are required to choose 60 credits from this list of options.

International & Commercial Law, LLM

 

With our LLM in International and Commercial Law, you’ll discover more about the legal framework governing the international community and the legal issues surrounding global markets.
 

Knowledge of world trade – and the legal framework surrounding it – has never been more important. Legal employers now place a high premium on graduates with international commercial law skills. On this course, you’ll look beyond national jurisdictions and get to grips with the issues of public international law and international commercial law.

In addition, this course has a new pathway on Business, Human Rights & the Environment which is the first comprehensive course of its kind in the UK and Europe to address the impact of business activities on human rights and the environment. For this pathway, the ‘Business, Human Rights and the Environment’ module is mandatory.

You’ll be assessed through coursework, class presentations and a dissertation, so you acquire a broad range of skills.

What you should know about this course

  • The LLM focuses on the law and legal framework underpinning the international community, as well as legal issues affecting trade and global markets.
  • Overseas students without experience of a common law jurisdiction will need to take Common Law Foundations instead of a Pro Bono placement.
  • If you studied an LLB at Greenwich and took Corporate Law, Public International Law or a Pro Bono Placement, you cannot take these same module(s) again for the LLM.

 

Year 1

Option Set 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

Students are required to choose 60 credits from this list of options.

Students are required to choose 15 credits from this list of options.

Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

Option Set 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

Students are also required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

Students are also required to choose 75 credits from this list of options.

July 7, 2021