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Law with Philosophy LLB (Hons)

The Law with Philosophy LLB (Hons) is a Qualifying Law Degree, covering all of the Solicitors’ Regulation Authority and Bar Standards Board required areas of study to permit progression onto the professional training courses for qualification as a solicitor or barrister.

Law with Philosophy LLB (Hons)

Award:

LLB (Hons) Law with Philosophy

& NCH Diploma

Student Satisfaction:

100% (National Student Survey)

UCAS Code:

M1V5

Location:

Bloomsbury, London

Entry requirements:

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Study mode:

Full-time

Start date:

21st September 2020 (see term dates)

Duration:

3 years

Annual tuition fees:

Home: £9,250

International: £14,000

Programme specifications:

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Summary

The Law with Philosophy LLB (Hons) will allow you to prepare for your career and follow your passions. In your degree, you will take all of the courses required for a Qualifying Law Degree, preparing you to take the professional training courses for qualification as a solicitor or barrister. Your Philosophy minor will complement your study of Law, bringing clarity and rigour to your thinking while you develop your understanding of and ability to engage with central philosophical questions, arguments theories and texts. Read more

Where can this degree take you?

Your degree and Diploma from NCH can take you anywhere. Career paths of a few recent graduates of the Law major at NCH London include:  Read more

Susan (2015) graduated with a training contract at Clifford Chance, and is now an Associate in Litigation & Dispute Resolution. Anna (2015) is now Litigation Associate at Kirkland & Ellis.

Pacome (2015) is currently Sales Account Manager at Bloomberg.

 

Tahmid (2016) started work at M&C Saatchi as an Account Manager, and was promoted to Senior Account Manager. He is currently Account Director at The PR Office and Founder & Trustee of Here for Good.

 

Following a summer internship at PwC, Kasia (2017) graduated with a role as Assurance Associate at PwC, and has since been promoted to Senior Assurance Associate. George (2017) is currently a Startup Analyst at Rainmaking Colab FinTech.

Rebecca (2019) is currently studying for a Law LLM at Northeastern University, and will be taking up a place on the Deloitte graduate scheme as Indirect Tax Analyst in 2020, following a gap year.

Teaching & learning

You will typically experience an average of 10 or more hours of high-quality contact time in each teaching week, in considerably smaller groups than are the norm for UK institutions at the undergraduate level, if you choose to study Law as your major subject. The exact number of contact hours will depend on your choice of minor subject and any optional courses. Read more

Your contact hours will include a mixture of teaching methods best suited to the subject matter and to achieve the learning outcomes for each individual course. Teaching formats include one-to-one tutorials, group tutorials, seminars, and lectures of between 10 and 60 students for your degree courses.

Study abroad

Students who accept an offer to study at NCH London starting in 2020 and 2021 can choose to experience two weeks in the summer before matriculation, in the vibrant, global community of Northeastern University in Boston, USA, on an all-inclusive, residential, Accelerate: Pre-College Programme worth £4,500 – FOR FREE. You only pay for your flights, transfers and travel insurance. Read more

This is just one of the exciting, international, academic and employability opportunities the College is developing for students joining the College in September 2020 and 2021.

Timetables

Timetables are usually made available to students during Freshers’ Week. Teaching can be scheduled to take place during any day of the week. However, when possible, Wednesday afternoons are usually reserved for sports and cultural activities.

Your qualification

New College of the Humanities’ degrees have been designed and created by the College’s world-class professors and faculty. The courses reflect their areas of expertise and research interests, meaning that they are strongly engaged with the material that they will teach you, and there may be opportunities for students to participate in active research. Read more

New College of the Humanities has undergone a review for educational oversight by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA). NCH is subject to educational oversight by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) under the UK Visas and Immigration’s Tier 4 sponsorship requirements. See QAA for more information.

The New College of the Humanities undergraduate degree programmes have been validated by Solent University as being of an appropriate standard and quality and will lead to the Solent University award of the LLB.

To reflect the greater richness of your studies and the additional Core Courses and professional development programme that you study at the College, you will be awarded the NCH Diploma in addition to your degree. The diploma sets you apart from other graduates by marking the greater breadth of your education at the College. The NCH Diploma is a non-credit bearing award.