Legal Studies – HND
Attendance Full Time (2 years)
Whether you’re a looking to enhance your work experience or want to progress onto our LLB degree, this Legal Studies HND course will provide you with the key skills and knowledge you need to begin your law career.
What’s covered in the course?
This course is aimed at those who have studied law at GCSE or A Level, or as part of another course, and others who have an interest in law, but without the A Level grades to allow them to join the LLB degree. It is also suitable for mature students with relevant work-based experience.
Why Choose Us?
- The course is recognised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Bar Standards Board as providing exemptions from the academic stage of training.
- On successful completion you will exit with a Level 5 Award receiving both the Higher National Diploma and a Certificate in Higher Education. This entitles you to progress to the second year of the LLB (Hons) Law course at the University should you wish to continue your studies and gain a qualifying law degree.
- You will attend both the University and Birmingham Metropolitan College, enjoying the advanced facilities of both institutions, and sharing ideas and perspectives with full-time LLB students.
- You will see inside the legal world on placement modules, gaining confidence, competence and professional contacts such as St Philips Chambers.