LLB International Law and Globalisation
Undergraduate, Single Honours
How long it takes:
Undergraduate (3 years, 4 years with year abroad)
Distance learning/ Campus
Northmpton Law School
Students take the following compulsory modules:
- Legal Skills and Methods
- Criminal Law
- Public Law
- Law of Contract
- Foundations of International Law and Globalisation
- Global Law and Globalisation
In your second year you’ll take compulsory modules in:
- Land Law
- Law of Torts
- Legal Foundations of the European Union
- Legal Solutions
- Contemporary Issues in International Law and Globalisation
- International Dispute Resolution
You can apply to study abroad for a year in an approved university around the world. If you achieve a grade of 2.1 or above in your first year then you will be invited to apply for a Year Abroad in your second year. If your application is successful, you will go abroad in your third year and return to us for your final year.
In the final year you will study three compulsory modules:
- Equity, Trusts, Wills & Formalities
- Legal Systems of the World
- Private International Law
- We do not accept two A/S Levels grades in place of one A Level.
- We accept the Level 3 Diploma in Financial Studies (DipFS) as equivalent to an A-level if taken alongside two full A-levels that are in different subject areas of the Diploma.
Unit grade information
The Northampton University welcomes the provision of unit information where available. Like all other information provided by applicants this may be taken into consideration when assessing your application. Unit grades will not normally form part of an offer conditions.
Applicants must demonstrate a broad general education including acceptable levels of Literacy and Numeracy, equivalent to at least Grade C or 4 in GCSE/iGCSE English Language and Mathematics. GCSE/iGCSE English Literature will not be accepted in lieu of GCSE/iGCSE English Language.
6,6,6 at Higher level, 36 points overall. Applicants offering Mathematics or Maths Studies at Standard or Higher level must achieve a minimum of grade 5. Applicants taking English Language A must achieve grade 4 at Higher or Standard level. Applicants offering English Language B must achieve grade 5 at Higher level and grade 6 at Standard level.
Changes to International Baccalaureate Diploma Mathematics Courses from September 2019, first examination 2021. We are aware of the planned changes to the IB Mathematics curriculum. IB students will be able to choose from: Mathematics: analysis and approaches and Mathematics: applications and interpretation from September 2019.
For this programme of study we will accept: Mathematics: analysis and approaches or Mathematics: applications and interpretation at SL or HL and students must achieve a minimum of Grade 5
Learning and Assessment
You’ll show your progress through a combination of written essays, problem-solving assignments and presentations.
All students take our core modules, but please note that the availability of optional modules is subject to demand.