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Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 144 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers75%
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£1,820
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
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LAW:- is the study of rules and principles of conduct decreed by legislative authority, derived from court decisions and established by local custom. You will have the opportunity to participate in one of our many placements â?? for example, with the Citizens Advice Bureau, a human rights centre, a law centre or the Scottish Parliament. FRENCH:- involves the study of a key European and international language and its culture. From first year, some of your teaching will be from native-language speakers of French. Youâ??ll have full access to our extensive Language Centre Library, which offers excellent audiovisual, digital and printed materials.
Year 1: Foundation course in: Legal systems (the structure of the judicial system, the sources in literature of the law, law reform, legal research); public law 1 (an introductory course on the constitution laws of the European Union and the United Kingdom, with consideration of civil liberties and the European Convention on Human Rights); obligations (the principles applicable to promises on contracts and those relating to civil liability for wrongs); family law (the law in Scotland concerning the relationship of husband and wife and of parent and child); criminal law (the principle regulating liability under Scots law to criminal penalties generally). Year 2: Jurisprudence (a variety of competing theories about the nature of law and its function in society); public law 2 (the administrative law and local government law); European law (general principles of European law); range of social sciences, arts and languages options; law options include: public international law; company law; property law; evidence. Year 3: Spent abroad at link university studying law. Year 4: Examine particular aspects of chosen branch of law, for example: commercial law; European law; jurisprudence; medical law; private law; public law.
Glasgow is one of the UK's oldest, most prestigious seats of learning with an international reputation for academic excellence. Choose from more than 800 courses across four colleges. We're based in the cosmopolitan west end, in historical buildings with up-to-the-minute facilities. There are two student unions, Glasgow University and Queen Margaret Unions, offering a full social calendar.
How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
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