601–800 th
World University Rankings 2020
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2019
126-150 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, M15 6BH, United Kingdom

Law (Foundation)

**Overview** There are many elements to our legal system. Its variety is what makes it an exciting field to work in. This foundation year helps you prepare for the LLM if you don’t have traditional academic qualifications. You’ll learn the basics of law and how this applies across society. You’ll also develop the academic and study skills you need to complete a university degree. **Enter the legal profession** This is the first step on your journey to becoming a legal professional. It will give you a solid grounding in law that you’ll build on during the three or four years of your LLB. If you want to train as a barrister or solicitor, you’ll need to complete additional vocational qualifications after you graduate with your full degree. **Learn from professionals** Our staff are practising legal professionals and experienced legal scholars. They’ll share their experience with you on this course and your full LLB. During your full degree, you’ll be able to take advantage of our extensive industry connections. Choose the four-year route to undertake a work placement to gain professional experience. **Features and Benefits** - **Adapt to university life** – find your feet and get to know your lecturers. This foundation year is designed to prepare you for your LLB. - **Legal hub** – Manchester is the second largest legal centre in the UK. You’ll study surrounded by legal firms of all sizes. - **Experienced professionals** – our staff are legal professionals. They’ve worked as barristers, solicitors and district judges. They understand what it takes to secure a successful legal career. - **Industry connections** – we have strong links to the Northern Circuit and the leading legal firms and partnerships. This can help you develop valuable experience. - **Future study** – the full LLB is a qualifying law degree. That means you can progress to the vocational courses you need to qualify as a solicitor or barrister. - **Join our award-wining Law Society** – get involved with the legal community at Manchester Met, take part in national mooting competitions and listen to guest lectures from legal experts.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Law (with Honours) - LLB (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-14
  • Location
    Main Site,ManchesterUnited Kingdom