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Law Accelerated Programme JD Pathway (LLB)

Award
Bachelor of Laws
Typical offer
2:1 degreeView full entry requirements
Length of course
2 years, starts September 2020
Course type
Full-time
Campus
Highfield
UCAS course code
M101

About this course

This 2-year programme is designed for graduates with a degree in a non-law subject who are keen to join the legal profession in Canada. You'll gain a qualifying law degree that is recognised in England and Wales. The dedicated Constitutional Law of Canada module provides excellent preparation for the National Committee on Accreditation (NCA) exam.

Our intensive accelerated LLB programme offers the possibility of a qualifying law degree in just 2 years. If you wish to follow the Juris Doctor (JD) pathway, you can opt to study the Constitutional Law of Canada module. You'll also become proficient in all the subjects required for a qualifying law degree. 

Our course tutors are active researchers who bring the latest legal developments, and their passion for their area of expertise, to the curriculum. 

As part of your degree you can:

After taking the National Committee on Accreditation (NCA) exam, you may be ready to train to practise law outside of England and Wales. You should check with the relevant governing bodies in your chosen area to make sure that a 2-year LLB programme meets their requirements.

You can download the course details, including modules, in the programme specificationPDF opens in a new window (PDF, 254.32 KB).

Location and awarding body

The course location is Highfield campus in Southampton. The awarding body is University of Southampton.