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Law

  • Law LLB (Hons)

    Learn the rules of life - gain knowledge of the legal systems and practices that regulate our society to train for a career in law

    Full-time, Part-time
    3 Years, 4 Years
  • Law with Finance LLB (Hons)

    Combine a qualifying law degree with an in-depth understanding of the financial and business world.

    Full-time, Part-time
    3 Years, 6 Years
  • Law with Management LLB (Hons)

    Equip yourself with the knowledge and the intellectual and people skills required for a rewarding career in law or management.

    Full-time, Part-time
    3 Years, 6 Years

Located in the heart of Leeds’ legal quarter, Leeds Law School provides undergraduate, postgraduate and professional legal studies provision in law, legal practice and paralegal practice.

Undergraduate Courses (4)

Law | LLB (Hons)

We will equip you with an understanding of the legal systems, rules and practices that govern and regulate society and our commercial and social relationships. You will also have the opportunity to develop skills in analysis, legal reasoning, evaluation and advocacy. As a qualifying law degree, this course is recognised by the regulatory bodies of the legal profession, including the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) and the Bar Standards Board (BSB), as fulfilling the academic stage of your legal training.

Law

Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
3 Years,
4 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Law with Finance | LLB (Hons)

Gain an insight into financial markets and understand how financial decisions taken by individuals and organisations impact on the world around us. Combining your legal studies with a range of business finance subjects could open up alternative career opportunities in both business and finance.

As a qualifying law degree, this course is recognised by the regulatory bodies of the legal profession, including the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Bar Standards Board, as fulfilling the academic stage of your legal training.

Combining your legal studies with a range of finance-related subjects such as accountancy and economics could open up alternative careers in business and finance.

Law

Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
3 Years,
6 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Law with International Business | LLB (Hons)

You will be equipped for both legal practice in a fast-changing world and for the realities of business in a globalised economy. Developing in a range of business-related subjects could help you forge a rewarding career with high-profile companies both in the UK and overseas.

As a qualifying law degree, this course is recognised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Bar Standards Board as fulfilling the academic stage of your legal training, and will enable you to take a further year's study to become a solicitor or barrister.

Law

Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
3 Years,
6 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Law with Management | LLB (Hons)

Gain a broad knowledge of business theories and management practices and achieve a qualifying law degree that will enable you to move on to the next stage of training to qualify as a solicitor or barrister. Your knowledge of management theories and practices will be sought after by modern law firms with alternative business structures and large workforces of paralegals.

As a qualifying law degree, this course is recognised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Bar Standards Board as fulfilling the academic stage of your legal training, and will enable you to take a further year's study to become a solicitor or barrister.

Law

Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
3 Years,
6 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Postgraduate Courses (8)

International Business Law | LLM

Gain a critical understanding of international law as it relates to commercial activities in a global economy. Your enhanced commercial awareness allied to your specialist legal expertise should give you a distinct advantage in what is a competitive global business environment.

Law

Attendance:
Distance Learning,
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
24 Months,
12 Months

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Law | PG Dip

This course provides a route into the legal profession for non-law graduates and is often referred to as a graduate diploma in law (GDL). This qualification and our LLM Qualifying Law Degree cover the key foundation subjects needed to complete the academic stage of your training to become a solicitor or barrister as required by the major professional bodies in law. It will be delivered through a mix of online learning activities, directed study and small group workshops.

Law

Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Law (Online) | PG Dip

This course will enable you to enter the legal profession if you do not have a qualifying law degree.

Law

Attendance:
Distance Learning
Duration:
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Legal Executive Practice (CILEx) | Professional Diploma

This vocational course provides an accessible and convenient alternative route to becoming a qualified lawyer. You will study on campus on a weekly basis through immersive three-hour workshops designed to fit around your existing work commitments.

Law

Attendance:
Part-time
Duration:
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Legal Practice | PG Dip

This course is part of the vocational stage of your training if you wish to qualify as a solicitor. It is recognised by the Solicitors' Regulatory Authority (SRA) and meets their Legal Practice Course outcomes.

Law

Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Legal Practice | LLM

This course is part of the vocational stage of your training if you wish to qualify as a solicitor. It is recognised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, covers a range of legal subjects prescribed by the authority and meets its training requirements.

Law

Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Master of Laws | LLM

If you have passed the Postgraduate Diploma in Law, the Legal Practice course, the Bar Vocational course or the Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC), this course allows you to obtain a masters award by writing a dissertation in a specialised area of law. Training in research methods is provided and you will have regular contact with your dissertation supervisor. If you aspire to a career in law, business or another profession, our LLM top-up can help you to gain the relevant expertise.

Law

Attendance:
Distance Learning,
Full-time Short Distance
Duration:
12 Months,
-

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Qualifying Law Degree | LLM

Law is a highly competitive field and a masters qualifying law degree (or a postgraduate diploma in law) will help you stand out from the crowd. This conversion course combines all the core modules required by the relevant professional bodies in law and will prepare you to take the next step towards becoming a solicitor or a barrister.

Law

Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details