What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
Minimum number of A Levels required: 2 •Is general studies acceptable? Acceptable only when combined with other qualifications •Are AS level awards acceptable? Yes •Average A Level offer: BBB •Maximum AS Level points accepted: 20
Extended diploma (QCF): Acceptable on its own and combined with other qualifications •Extended diploma subjects / grades required: DDM if studied on its own or to the total of 120 UCAS points if combined with other qualifications
30 IB Diploma Points
We are looking for students who are keen to learn new skills and develop those they already possess.Your personal statement should be concise and to the point.We want to see a systematic approach behind your submission with evidence that you have organisational ability.Explain why you want to do the course at LJMU, show you’ve done some research into it and be aware of the career pathways.Work experience or contact with the legal system would be advantageous along with individual achievements. For the full time degree programme formal qualifications are essential, but if you think that there is something special you have to offer and your qualifications don't quite meet the entry requirements, contact us to discuss your application and you may be invited for an interview. What the Admissions Panel must see is that you have the ability and aptitude to complete the degree.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 120 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers96%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
The professionally accredited LLB (Hons) Law at Liverpool John Moores University is taught by a supportive and highly qualified team of legal professionals and academic staff. •Sandwich year option providing students with the opportunity to undertake a supported, year-long work placement in the UK or overseas •Teaching from supportive and highly qualified legal professionals and academics •Direct progression onto professional practice training programmes •Opportunities to study in Europe as part of the School of Law's Erasmus + programme •High levels of student support including a mentoring scheme and law society •International Foundation Year course available offering direct progression onto this degree programme - visit LJMU's International Study Centre to find out more
Level 4 •Law of Tort •Principles of Contract Law •Foundations of the Law •Criminal Law •Public Law •Independent Learning and Legal Skills Level 5 •Land Law •Law of the European Union •Remedies in Contract, Tort and Restitution •Equity and Trusts The following options are typically offered: •Criminal Justice Process •Employability and Business Skills •Introduction to Business Law •Crime and Security in the EU •Sports Law •Property Offences •Politics and International Human Rights •Law and the Vulnerable Person •Principles of International Trade Sandwich year: Work placement in a legal or non-legal organisation Level 6 The following options are typically offeredEmployment Law: •Media Law •Child Care and Protection •Negotiation •Jurisprudence and Legal Theory •Public International Law •Family Law •Commercial Law •Mediation •Legal History Dissertation •Gender, Sexuality and the Law •Sex, Crime and Society •Mooting •The American Legal System •Law of Succession •Company Law •Intellectual Property •Evidence •Medical Law and Ethics •The UN and National Security •Bank and Financial Services Regulation •Animal Welfare and the Law •Maritime Law •Advanced Contract Law •Dissertation •Law Relating to Financial Crime •European Socio-Legal Studies Modules are designated as core or option in accordance with professional body requirements and internal Academic Framework review, so may be subject to change. Students will be required to undertake modules that the University designates as core and will have a choice of designated option modules. Additionally, option modules may be offered subject to meeting minimum student numbers.
With a heritage that stretches back to 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is now one of the largest and most well-established universities in the UK. Our research is influencing policymakers, improving people’s lives and finding solutions to the problems of the 21st century. Wherever you’ve come from and wherever you’re planning to get to, LJMU can help you find your place in the world.
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