Bachelor Programs in Law Studies

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Law Studies

A bachelor's degree is a program of study that allows individuals to learn in-depth about a specific area of interest while gaining general knowledge in many other areas of study. This is a post-secondary degree that is usually offered at universities.

A Bachelor in Law Studies is one program that may be right for those interested in legal matters. What is a Bachelor in Law? This type of program provides students with a valuable foundation in law for use in the legal industry, or as a precursor to law school. Students receive instruction in many areas of law, including property, contracts, administrative law, torts, and criminal and civil procedure. Students often choose a specialization of area of study within the program. These may include family law, health law, elder law, or international law.

When students complete a bachelor program in a law studies field, they come away with the desirable quality of being legally minded. Students develop critical thinking and problem solving skills that translate well into other professions. They also learn the value of writing well and using clear and honest logic.

The costs associated with a Bachelor in Law degree vary depending on many factors, including the institution offering the degree program, the area of the world where the institution is located, and the duration of classes. Students should always know and understand their financial responsibility prior to enrollment.

Graduates of these programs are not limited to careers in the legal field. A business must deal with laws no matter where it is located, so companies in every sector of the economy desire workers who are trained in legal matters. However, many graduates do go on to pursue doctorates of law to become attorneys. Additional potential careers include paralegal, law clerk, legal aid worker, judge, small claims referee, and consultant.

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Bachelor in Forensic Science

University of Tampa College of Natural and Health Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Tampa

The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science degree is designed to prepare students for careers as forensic scientists. The core of the curriculum consists of chemistry and biology courses and a small number of criminology and criminal justice courses.

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Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science

The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science degree is designed to prepare students for careers as forensic scientists. The core of the curriculum consists of chemistry and biology courses and a small number of criminology and criminal justice courses. Potential employers include local, state and federal crime laboratories and law enforcement agencies, such as the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (F.D.L.E.). The curriculum is enhanced by internship opportunities with the Tampa F.D.L.E. lab and the Hillsborough County Medical Examiner. The track also prepares students for graduate programs in forensic science, chemistry, biochemistry, and health professional schools.... [-]


Bachelor of Laws

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 4 years March 2018 New Zealand Hamilton

Study in one of the top 200 law schools in the world. Look deeper to find out why laws are made, who made them, how they work and how to change them. [+]

Bachelor of Laws Study in one of the top 200 law schools in the world. Look deeper to find out why laws are made, who made them, how they work and how to change them. Why study the Waikato LLB? Assessed by Lawyers & Judges Lawyers and judges will be involved in teaching and assessing your law assignments and will provide you with valuable feedback. This sort of contact with the profession will stand you in good stead when you come to apply for a full-time job. Practical experience At Waikato, you’ll get to practice skills you need to succeed in the profession – whether it’s interviewing a client, making a case in court, negotiating settlement for a client, or drafting a required contract to perfect a merger. You’ll analyse how law operates in local, national and global contexts and learn to consider the business practices of financial markets, corporations, national and local government, trusts and iwi. Internships There are plenty of opportunities for you to apply your practical experience to real-life problems. From your second year onward in the law degree, you’ll have the opportunity to gain work experience at the Hamilton District Community Law Centre, Police Prosecution Office, Defence Office, several city and regional councils, law firms and other organisations. You’ll also be eligible for the National Summer Clerking Employment Programme. Direct entry Our students do not require a special invitation to progress into 2nd year of their law degree. Our selection process takes place at application stage.... [-]

Bachelor in Law

Synergy University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

Do you want to become a judge, a prosecutor, a lawyer, a notary or a corporate adviser? In our department, you will cover the most extensive areas of law – civil and criminal law. You will get to know the most interesting cases of legal practice and learn to deal with complex legal issues and to correctly apply modern legal regulations. [+]

Do you want to become a judge, a prosecutor, a lawyer, a notary or a corporate adviser? In our department, you will cover the most extensive areas of law – civil and criminal law. You will get to know the most interesting cases of legal practice and learn to deal with complex legal issues and to correctly apply modern legal regulations.

What’s in store for you

You will learn to navigate your way in the modern legislation and correctly interpret the provisions of legal acts You will learn from the experience of scholarly teachers, PhDs and candidates, and legal practitioners: judges, lawyers, heads of legal departments, consulting firms You will have hands-on experience in the legal clinic of the University, in courts, state administration bodies and the Ministry of Internal bodies, and also advanced training in forensic accounting The faculty has a training Courtroom and forensic laboratory [-]

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Criminology

University of Windsor, Undergraduate
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Canada Windsor

Our criminology program has the distinct virtue of being situated in an interdisciplinary department and, thus, uniquely provides students with both breadth and depth of knowledge. It has produced many distinguished graduates. [+]

Program Description

Our criminology program has the distinct virtue of being situated in an interdisciplinary department and, thus, uniquely provides students with both breadth and depth of knowledge. It has produced many distinguished graduates.

Criminology systematically examines criminal activity, legal issues, policing, regulation, the criminal justice system, and security as major factors in society. It focuses on the causes, consequences, and control of crimes, illegalities and wrongdoings, criminal law, policing, prosecution, sentencing, punishment, and deviance.

This program investigates how crimes and illegalities are defined, the enforcement and administration of laws, punishments and sanctions, and issues of law, morality and justice. Our offerings include new courses in environmental and corporate crime, surveillance, and media, crime and culture. ... [-]


Bachelor in Public Policy

RIT Kosovo™
Campus Full time 2 - 4 years September 2018 Kosovo Prishtina

This concentration provides students with a clear understanding of public policy, the policy process, and policy analysis. Students have the opportunity to develop perspectives on a variety of contemporary public policy issues [+]

Bachelors in Law Studies. Public Policy Concentration (24 credits) This concentration provides students with a clear understanding of public policy, the policy process, and policy analysis. Students have the opportunity to develop perspectives on a variety of contemporary public policy issues, especially those that emerge from scientific and technological advancements. At the heart of the concentration is the Foundations of Public Policy (PUBL – 101) course, where students are introduced to the concept of public policy and the policy making process. The roles of stakeholders and interest groups are discussed in the context of contemporary cases in various policy arenas. Students are also introduced to some of the methodologies associated with policy analysis. Additional courses are offered from the areas of sociology; political science; and science, technology, and society. The Public Policy Analysis course of study is offered especially for students who are considering the MS in public policy or who have an interest in analytical tools. Required course: PUBL – 101 Foundations of Public Policy Electives: STSO – 421 Environmental Policies PUBL – 301 Public Policy Analysis* (PUBL-101) POLS – 220 Global Political Economy* (POLS-120) POLS – 345 Politics and Public Policy* (POLS-120) PUBL – 210 Introductions to Qualitative Policy Analysis SOCI – 340 Urban Planning and Policy* (SOCI-102) PUBL – 201 Ethics, Values and Public Policy STSO – 201 Science and Technology Policy STSO – 421 Energy Policies *These courses have prerequisites or co-requisites as noted in parentheses. [-]

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Ibmec
Campus Part time 4580 hours March 2018 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

Graduation in Ibmec Law deals with the law in full encourage students to work interconnection among its various branches and also its connection to other areas such as Economics and International Relations. The student absorbs the expertise necessary for a legal professional at the same time it is prepared to discuss in depth all reality that surrounds it. [+]

The course Graduation in Ibmec Law deals with the law in full encourage students to work interconnection among its various branches and also its connection to other areas such as Economics and International Relations. The student absorbs the expertise necessary for a legal professional at the same time it is prepared to discuss in depth all reality that surrounds it. Ibmec encourages its students to explore in practice the creation of new concepts and ideas making it a resilient professional and adaptable to different segments. Skills such as leadership and entrepreneurship are worked throughout the course through internships, extension projects and a methodology that makes the teacher, in a systematic way, discuss the applications of law. Excellence focused practice-oriented part of the curriculum of the Faculty of Law Ibmec, with operations in Legal Practice Center Evandro Lins e Silva. Through the free service to people who do not have the financial means to pay the court costs and attorneys' fees, the student has contact with the reality of the judiciary, drafting pleadings, attending parties, carrying out forensic activities and attending hearings. In Entrepreneurship and Internationalisation Centre - CIS, students can work in junior companies from the first half and enjoy the international coverage through agreements in over 54 institutions worldwide. Job market CAREERS PUBLIC AREA LEGAL Judiciary, Public Defender, Public Ministry (prosecutor and prosecutor of Justice), legal advice, local authorities law, public enterprises, joint stock companies, among others. ADVOCACY Advocacy companies and law firms that operate in different areas of... [-]

Bachelor of Social Sciences in Social Behaviour and Public Policy

Centennial College
Campus Full time September 2018 Hong Kong

The Major adopts an active learning approach that guides students towards a critical understanding of the cognitive and psychological process, economic and political institutions, as well as historically and case-specific factors that enter the public policy making and governance process. [+]

Bachelors in Law Studies. The Major adopts an active learning approach that guides students towards a critical understanding of the cognitive and psychological process, economic and political institutions, as well as historically and case-specific factors that enter the public policy making and governance process. The curriculum combines courses in social sciences and policy analysis on both domestic and international level to develop students’ skills and knowledge in these areas. The course work provides both a solid foundation for students interested in careers in the social sciences and a strong background for a variety of professions in which knowledge about social processes and how societies work with global worldview is relevant. [-]

Bachelor of Criminal Justice

Charles Sturt University
Campus or Online Full time 3 years January 2018 Australia Port Macquarie Bathurst + 1 more

CSU’s Bachelor of Criminal Justice equips you with the skills and knowledge to progress to the Associate Degree in Policing Practice (ADPP) and to be further considered for entry into the NSW Police Force, subject to professional suitability. [+]

Criminal justice is at the forefront of how a society is shaped and functions. Described as the ways in which social control, deterring and mitigating crime and rehabilitation are developed and delivered in a society, criminal justice offers a range of diverse and exciting careers. CSU’s Bachelor of Criminal Justice equips you with the skills and knowledge to progress to the Associate Degree in Policing Practice (ADPP) and to be further considered for entry into the NSW Police Force, subject to professional suitability. It prepares you to work in diverse criminal justice fields, such as corrections, probation and parole, or work with refugees, criminal offenders, victims and their families. Alternatively, during your work placement experience, you may discover other careers in law enforcement and social justice. There is also the possibility of entering an academic career after the Bachelor of Criminal Justice, embarking upon law studies or undertaking a higher degree by research. Why study this course? Reasons to study Criminal Justice at CSU: this is a multidisciplinary degree: students study a range of subjects, including justice studies, criminology, sociology, psychology, philosophy, communication and Indigenous studies. This means you can explore different career paths and stitch subjects together that suit your career plans or current workplace the course is offered online and on campus at Bathurst and Port Macquarie, allowing you to study as flexibly as you need to for those interested in a career in policing, the course offers a recognised pathway to apply for the NSW Police Force... [-]

Bachelor of Criminal Justice

Felician University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Rutherford

As a Criminal Justice major, you will graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice. You may also major in any other discipline atCriminal Justice students in lab the University and minor in Criminal Justice. [+]

Bachelors in Law Studies. Major or Minor in Criminal Justice As a Criminal Justice major, you will graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice. You may also major in any other discipline atCriminal Justice students in lab the University and minor in Criminal Justice. (Examples:Computer Science major and Criminal Justice minor, or Psychology major and Criminal Justice minor.) Double Major With a major in Criminal Justice you have the option to pursue a double major with any discipline at the University. (Example: Major in both Criminal Justice and Social and Behavioral Sciences.) Certificate in Forensics Improve your skills and add this specialization to your major. This certificate is available to Criminal Justice majors as well as those majoring in any field. Points of Interest Your studies will focus on restorative justice and community alternatives to traditional models of incarceration and punishment. We emphasize the repair of harm caused by criminal behavior through cooperative processes such as victim-offender mediation, restitution and ex-offender assistance programs. You have the opportunity to focus on a particular area of specialization by choosing from two tracks within the major: Crime and Society or Police Studies. You will learn about crime theories in contemporary society and the changing models of law enforcement in a Post-911 era. The major will provide you with insight into the changing professional philosophy of criminal justice. It is specifically designed to acquaint you with a diverse number of careers and positions within the field of criminal justice. Members of... [-]

Law Degree

Universidad Tecmilenio
Campus or Online Full time 8 semesters July 2018 Mexico Mexico Online Chihuahua Cancún Veracruz Puebla Mexico City Mexico State Monterrey + 7 more

Develops legal strategies to provide the best solutions in legal processes. [+]

Graduate Profile

By graduating from law school, you are able to:

Litigate in traditional areas such as civil, criminal, mercantile and family, independently or for legal purposes, including oral litigation. Perform counseling and corporate legal consulting. Develop legal strategies within the public administration. Apply international law in national legal order. To carry out activities related to notaries and public brokerages. Work in organs involved with the delivery of justice. Create legal strategies for companies, tending to anticipate, avoid and solve con fl icts and problems. Labor Field

As a Law Professional, you can apply your knowledge and develop yourself in:

Legal areas of companies Law Offices National or international government agencies Non-profit organizations in favor of human rights The world of entrepreneurship when creating your own company Curriculum ... [-]

Bachelor In Canon Law

L’Université Catholique Du Congo
Campus Full time 3 years February 2018 Congo, DR Kinshasa

The degree program in Canon Law may be supplemented by that of the Agregation of Secondary Education, which entitles the license holder to teach in secondary schools. [+]

Bachelors in Law Studies. Created by the National Episcopal Conference of Congo and canonically erected by the Congregation for Catholic Education, the Faculty of Canon Law aims to promote a thorough teaching and rigorous research in canonical science in harmony with Roman law, modern civil law and The African customs. She thus trained experts in canon law in a spirit of service and full fidelity to the ecclesiastical Magisterium. These experts will also apply to the inculturation of canonical legislation in Africa, "without infringing the divine law and the great discipline of the Church". In this perspective, the Faculty of Canon Law helps to resolve, at first, the urgent necessity of the African Church: - to provide the faculties, the various ecclesiastical higher institutes and the major seminaries with qualified personnel for the Course of Canon Law; - to put at the disposal of the ecclesiastical courts competent judicial personnel; - to provide the Bishops and Major Superiors of Institutes of Consecrated Life and of Societies of Apostolic Life, specialists who can assist them in their respective governments. To achieve these objectives, the courses are divided into three cycles: the graduate in 2 years, the 3-year license and the doctorate in at least 4 years, the first two of which are devoted to the Diplôme d'Etudes Approfondies (DEA). The degree program in Canon Law may be supplemented by that of the Agregation of Secondary Education, which entitles the license holder to teach in secondary schools. The program of courses of... [-]

Law Degree

Universidade Europeia
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2018 Portugal Lisbon

This degree was developed based on an alignment between the teaching of Law and the needs of the market, thus guaranteeing the maximization of professional opportunities. It is essentially this balance that comes included in the degree a management immersion that prepares any student for the interconnection between the Law and the business area. [+]

This degree was developed based on an alignment between the teaching of Law and the needs of the market, thus guaranteeing the maximization of professional opportunities. It is essentially this balance that comes included in the degree a management immersion that prepares any student for the interconnection between the Law and the business area. In addition, the degree has a differentiating faculty that is characterized by a complement between a deeper and classic vision on the Law and a more innovative and daring vision with a global approach. Throughout the course, students will also have access to a more practical Law that takes shape in real-life vocational experiences, seminars on emerging topics, and a commitment to soft skills that are crucial for a Law professional: communication skills, negotiation and argumentation And legal English. PROFESSIONAL OUTPUTS Legal advice Advocacy Diplomacy Notary Judiciary Legal Advise [-]

Basic License In Legal Sciences

UNIVERSITÉ INTERNATIONALE DE TUNIS (UIT)
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Tunisia Tunis

The basic license in legal sciences is a diploma that prepares the long course of study and to national and international competition law (notary, bar ...). [+]

Bachelors in Law Studies. The basic license in legal sciences is a diploma that prepares the long course of study and to national and international competition law (notary, bar ...). During law degree, students can prepare to spend a semester in an international partner universities in France and Germany. The basic license in legal sciences is a diploma issued after a training 3 years after graduating with basic modules, interdisciplinary and specialty. The courses are spread over six semesters. The Faculty of Law of the ITU gives the opportunity for students to perform a semester or a year in one of the universities of Tunis International University partners and familiarize themselves with the French or German law, and aspire to a double degree . The basic license degree from Tunis International Private School is accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and recognized in Tunisia and abroad through the network of partner universities. It gives the opportunity to pursue professional or Master of Research at the ITU or any Tunisian university, French, German and worldwide ... Public Law License The fundamental Degree in Public Law provides for the principles of law in general and public law. This legal training allows you to access the public service and continue their studies in Master and / or research. The fundamental Degree in Public Law aims to give students a basic understanding of law in general and particularly in Public Law: Constitutional Law, Administrative Law and administrative institutions ... It... [-]

BCom (Law)

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 3 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The purpose of a BCom (Law) degree is to allow the student to acquire knowledge of the South African legal system, private law, business enterprises law, labour law and customary law. In addition to this, the student will be able to take courses in aspects of Economic and Management Sciences.​ [+]

The purpose of a BCom (Law) degree is to allow the student to acquire knowledge of the South African legal system, private law, business enterprises law, labour law and customary law. In addition to this, the student will be able to take courses in aspects of Economic and Management Sciences.? The minimum period of study for the degree is three (3) years on a full-time basis. Modules completed in the BCom (Law) degree will count towards module credits in a subsequent LLB degree. Career opportunities (without an LLB degree): Corporate legal advisor State legal advisor Court personnel Office personnel in a law firm For information regarding application requirements for the faculty of Law, please click here [-]

Law Degree

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Spain A Coruña

In the Faculty of Law Corunna has been giving the degree of Law for thirty years years. This means that more than 4,500 students graduated. The Degree in Law as an official title has been taught at the Faculty of Law for seven years, so that in the present 2016-2017 course will graduate the fifth promotion. [+]

Bachelors in Law Studies. Introduction In the Faculty of Law Corunna has been giving the degree of Law for thirty years years. This means that more than 4,500 students graduated. The Degree in Law as an official title has been taught at the Faculty of Law for seven years, so that in the present 2016-2017 course will graduate the fifth promotion. The Degree in Law is articulated in four courses - 2,40 ECTS credits - and, in turn, each course in subjects every four months. With an average of five subjects in each semester. Why study the degree In a Faculty of Law is where the Jurists (lawyers, judges, prosecutors, etc.). Its main task is to interpret and apply the Law, as well as represent and defend the citizens before the conflicts that arise to them. If you rebel against injustice, if you dream of defending the most unprotected or applying justice as Judge or Prosecutor this may be your profession. For this you will have to study the law degree. What is learned You learn to be a professional with an eminently legal profile, with a global knowledge of all areas related to the world of law and with the ability to lead project development and adapt efficiently to a rapidly evolving environment. In terms of content, we acquire a theoretical and practical knowledge of our legal system, both nationally, autonomously and Europeanly. Our students also learn to argue and handle the basic tools to act in the Courts,... [-]