University of London LLB (Hons)

General Rules for all Standard Entry Students

  • You must be registered for a minimum of 30 credits and a maximum of 120 credits at each level of study.
  • On first registration, you must register to study Legal System & Method (LSM).
  • If you have completed the University of London Certificate of Higher Education in Common Law you may be awarded credit and progress directly to Level 5.

Level 4

You must complete at least 60 credits at Level 4, including Legal Systems & Method (LSM) before progressing to Level 5.

Four compulsory modules

  • Legal System & Method (LSM)
  • Criminal Law
  • Public Law
  • Contract Law

Level 5 & 6

To progress to Level 5 and 6, you must be concurrently registered for any remaining Level 4 modules. To register for any optional modules, you must have passed or be concurrently registered for Tort Law at Level 5 and at least one other core or compulsory module at Level 6.

Level 5
Three compulsory module

  • Tort Law
  • Property Law
  • EU Law

One optional module chosen from:

  • Family Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Commercial Law
  • International Protection of Human Rights

Level 6
Two compulsory modules

  • Jurisprudence and Legal Theory
  • Equity and Trusts

Two optional modules chosen from:

  • Intellectual Property
  • Introduction to Islamic Law
  • Conflict of Laws
  • Public International Law
  • Dissertation
  • Evidence
  • Company Law