Bachelor of Laws, LLB Hons

Middlesex University Mauritius

Program Description

Bachelor of Laws, LLB Hons

Middlesex University Mauritius

If you want to practise law as a solicitor or barrister, or to enter some other law-related form of employment, then the LLB Honours Law degree is your best choice. It is the only undergraduate course that offers a qualifying law degree for exemption from the academic stage of professional legal education, recognised by the Joint Academic Stage Board of Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) and Bar Standards Board (BSB).

On the LLB Honours Law degree you will gain an excellent grounding in legal skills and the foundation subjects and opportunities to gain specialist knowledge in optional modules such as Employment and Discrimination Law. Students who graduate with at least a lower second class honours will be guaranteed a place at the College of Law to undertake the Legal Practice Course (the next stage towards becoming a solicitor). If you are not successful in any of the core modules in years 1 and 2 you may opt to exit with the BA Honours Law.

Alongside developing a thorough grounding in the core areas of English law, you will gain the legal skills and academic grounding to embark on the next stage of training. A law degree is also an excellent platform for entering related professions. Our tutors are highly trained solicitors and / or barristers and bring vast experience in a variety of legal settings, enabling you to gain first-class professional knowledge and expertise.

Modules

Year 1

Compulsory

  • English Legal System (30 Credits)
  • Law of Contract (30 Credits)
  • Legal Method (30 Credits)
  • Public Law (30 Credits)

Year 2

Compulsory

  • Criminal Law (30 Credits)
  • EU Law (30 Credits)
  • Tort (30 Credits)

Optional

  • Consumer and the Law (30 Credits)
  • UK and European Human Rights Law (30 Credits)
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution and Legal Ethics (30 Credits)

Student will need to chose only 1 out of 3 Optional Modules

Year 3

Compulsory

  • Equity and Trusts (30 Credits)
  • Land Law (30 Credits)

Optional

  • Child and Family Law (30 Credits)
  • Employment Law (30 Credits)
  • Evidence (30 Credits)
  • Project (30 Credits)
  • UK Company Law (30 Credits)
  • Advanced Mooting (30 Credits)

*Student need to chose 2 out of 6 Optional Modules

Careers

Students who graduate with at least 2:2 can apply to study the Legal Practice Course (the next stage towards becoming a solicitor) the programme also prepares you to take the new Bar Course Aptitude Test (BCAT) the next stage towards becoming a barrister. Many law graduates also pursue other courses.

Cost & Fees

MUR 230000 per annum

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated November 10, 2017
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This course is Campus based
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Oct. 2018
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3 years
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Mauritius - Vacoas
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Price MUR 230,000 per annum