LLB (Hons) Law University of Essex Online
This online LLB (Hons) Law is a qualifying law degree (QLD) that enables you to complete the academic stage of legal education. If you would like to qualify as a lawyer, you must complete your degree studies in no more than six years and achieve a minimum of a Lower Second Class Honours degree.
Legal knowledge is highly valued by wide a range of sectors and you would also be well prepared for roles, in management, government and the voluntary sector.
You can study the following modules on the LLB (Hons) Law:
- Legal Skills and Context*
- Criminal Law†
- Public Law†
- Contract Law †
- Law of Tort†
- Land Law†
- European Union Law†
- Company Law§
- Legal Professions and Services§
- Business Law: Finance and Tax§
- Introduction to Public International Law
- Equity and Trusts†
- Wills and the Administration of Estates†§
- Final Year Research Project
- Criminal and Civil Litigation§
- Commercial Law§
- Family Law
- Law of Evidence§
- International Trade Law
- Employment Law
- Medical Law
*This module is core and must be passed in order to achieve the award.
† These modules are compulsory and must be passed in order to achieve a Qualifying Law Degree.
§ These modules are SQE-focused.
At the University of Essex Online, we believe that everyone should be able to access education. That is why we offer two different entry routes onto our LLB (Hons) Law, which considers academic or work-based experience.
Academic entry route
You must have the following qualifications as a minimum:
- two A-levels or equivalent
Work experience entry route
You must meet the following criteria:
- GCSE Maths and English at grade C or above, or equivalent
- three years’ relevant work experience
English language requirement
Our courses are taught in English so to study with us you must have an IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 or equivalent. If you don’t hold an IELTS or equivalent qualification, you will be required to pass a free online English test to assess your proficiency.