Combined Honours

Law

Overview

Discover our range of Law modules for 2021-22

Find out about modules available for:

The range of modules offered may change each academic year.

Stage 1

Find out about Law modules for Stage 1.

Select the module code for specific module information including the module summary and aims, knowledge and skills you'll gain, and the module leader.

Students MUST study the compulsory module:

Module CodeModule TitleCredit ValueSemester
LAW1210

Legal Institutions and Method (Compulsory)

Note: This includes engagement with the Foundations of Legal Skills Sessions

20 credits 1

Students study a further 20 or 40 credits from the list below:

Module CodeModule TitleCredit ValueSemester
LAW1220 Constitutional Law 20 credits Semester 1
LAW1221 Contract Law in Context 20 credits Semester 1
LAW1230 Law and Ethics 20 credits Semester 2
LAW1240

Administrative Law and Human Rights (Pre-requisite LAW1220)

Note: Cannot be taken alongside LAW1260

20 credits Semester 2
LAW1262

The UK and the EU (Pre-requisite LAW1220)

Note: Cannot be taken alongside LAW1240

20 credits Semester 2
LAW1054

Introduction to Business Law

20 credits Semester 1&2

 

 

Stage 2

Find out about Law modules for Stage 2.

Students study either 40, 60 or 80 credits from the list below.

Module CodeModule TitleCredit ValueSemester
LAW2222 Land Law 20 credits 1
LAW2260 Criminal Law 20 credits 1
LAW2261 General Principles of Tort (pre-requisite is either LAW1221 or LAW1220 and LAW1240) 20 credits 1
LAW2263 Equity and Trusts 20 credits 2

Stage 3

Find out about Law modules for Stage 3.

You should select a minimum of 40 credits and maximum of 80 credits from the below table. You may opt to replace one of these modules by a module offered in Stage 2.

Module CodeModule TitleCredit ValueSemester
 LAW3203 Competition Law (pre-requisite LAW1054)  20 credits  Semester 1
 LAW3210 Company Law  20 credits  Semester 1
 LAW3213 Crimonology and Criminal Law  20 credits  Semester 2
 LAW3216 Evidence (pre-requisites LAW2260)  20 credits  Semester 2
 LAW3217 Public International Law  20 credits  Semester 2
 LAW3220 Employment Law  20 credits  Semester 1
 LAW3224 Medicine and the Law  20 credits  Semester 2
 LAW3227 Research Topic in Emerging Legal Issues (open to Students studying Law as a Joint or Major Subject and who are performing at 2.1 level or above across the Law Modules studied at Stage 2)  20 credits  Semester 1
 LAW3229 Law and Literature   20 credits  Semester 1
 LAW3231 Succession (pre-requisites one of the following LAW1221, LAW 2222, LAW2263 OR LAW 2261)   20 credits  Semester 1
 LAW3232 Legal Theory (pre-requisite is either LAW 1221 or LAW1220 & LAW1240)  20 credits  Semester 2
 LAW3234 Fundamentals of Human Rights Law    20 credits  Semester 1
 LAW3235 Terrorism and Counter Terrorism (pre-requisites LAW 1220, LAW 1240, LAW 2260)   20 credits  Semester 2
 LAW3236 Family Law  20 credits  Semester 2
 LAW3238 Law and History   20 credits  Semester 2
 LAW3241 Law and Gender   20 credits  Semester 2
 LAW3243 Patent and Trademark Law   20 credits  Semester 1
 LAW3247 Commercial Law (pre-requisite LAW 1221)  20 credits  Semester 2
 LAW3250 Judges and Judging   20 credits  Semester 1
 LAW3249 Law of Armed Conflict    20 credits  Semester 2
 LAW3215 Environmental Law   20 credits  Semester 1
 LAW3212 Mediation and Civil Justice  20 credits  Semester 1
 LAW3098 Dissertation (open to Students studying Law as a Major Subject and who are performing at 2.1 level or above across the Law Modules studied at Stage 2)  40 credits  Semester 1&2