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 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 law, 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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LLB (Hons) Law with International Business

The University of Law
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 United Kingdom London

Our Law with International Business three year qualifying law degree is designed for students who wish to pursue a career in the legal sector or international commercial sector.  [+]

Bachelors in Law Studies. LLB (Hons) Law with International Business Our Law with International Business three year qualifying law degree is designed for students who wish to pursue a career in the legal sector or international commercial sector.  There is a high level of face-to-face tuition – Law modules are taught by predominantly professionally qualified lawyers and business modules are delivered by experienced practical professionals from Grenoble Ecole de Management (GEM). Successful candidates will be awarded an LLB (Hons) from ULaw and a Diploma in International Business from GEM. Awarded Gold in 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework. Course Requirements Maths and English Language GCSE grade A-C,or Grade 4 equivalent Plus BBB at GCE A level or equivalent, excluding General Studies, or equivalent qualification. International Students must have one of the following: * IELTS (academic): Overall band score of 6.5 with no one component below 6.0 * ISE III (Trinity College London): Pass in all four components * Pearsons (academic): Score of 58 with no one component below 50 * Cambridge English: First Certificate, Advanced and Proficiency (tests taken from January 2015): Overall 176 with no one component below 169 * Cambridge English First Certificate (test taken before January 2015): Pass at Grade A and Exceptional in all four components * Cambridge English Advanced (test taken before January 2015): Pass at Grade B or C and Borderline in all four components * Cambridge English: Proficiency (test taken before January 2015): Pass at Grade C1 and Weak in all four components * iGCSE... [-]

Law Degree

University of Europe Laureate Digital: Universidad Europea de Madrid
Campus Full time September 2017 Spain Madrid

Degree in Law at the European University you are in permanent contact with the professional world. This program provides economic and business vision of law with a major international component, and brings you closer to the realities of professional interest: Criminal law company, Anglo-American Law, or Law and entrepreneurship and new technologies. [+]

Study law at the European University means learning your profession in a different, innovative and totally personalized way. Because you get a full-length with development essential to become highly qualified law professional skills training and very practical. In Degree in Law at the European University you are in permanent contact with the professional world. This program provides economic and business vision of law with a major international component, and brings you closer to the realities of professional interest: Criminal law company, Anglo-American Law, or Law and entrepreneurship and new technologies. Academic program The curriculum is composed of materials of different types: OB / DR: Mandatory / Degree Requirement BA / UC: Basic / University Core Requirement OPT / RE: Optional / Required Electives For stuff Final Project, the student has a teacher / tutor EOG work, and also the coordinator of knowledge that integrates this compulsory subject. The student is assigned a teacher / tutor who guides and directs them in the development. In the case of Final Project, being a subject of particular relevance in the curriculum, horizontal coordination meetings between the academic director and professor / coordinator TFG title remain (at meetings involving all coordinators TFG title and legal area by the similarity of topics) quarterly. At these meetings, regulations, guidance, rubrics, assessment systems, is reviewed calendars and communication to students and the other teachers involved in tutoring students consensual Accreditation National Agency for Quality Assessment and Accreditation (ANECA) Application requirements document certifying overcoming Selectivity or entrance exam... [-]

Bachelor in Forensic Science

University of Tampa College of Natural and Health Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 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 [+]

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 (FDLE). The curriculum is enhanced by internship opportunities with the Tampa FDLE 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 in International and European Law

University of Groningen
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Netherlands Groningen

Are you interested in international politics, law and justice? Are you curious to see how international relations influence international law? Then this programme is [+]

Bachelor in International and European LawLanguage: English (100%)Are you interested in international politics, law and justice? Are you curious to see how international relations influence international law? Then this programme is perfect for you!The bachelor's programme International and European Law takes three years. The first year teaches all basic law fields and is therefore broad in character. Concepts of private law, constitutional law, and criminal law, will be discussed. In the second year these fields of law will be expanded more and will be dealt with more in-depth. Besides that, European Union law and public international law will be discussed to a much larger extent. Also research methods and training is included in the second year. The third year ends your bachelor programme by writing a thesis on a law subject of your choice, which will be defended in front of supervisors and fellow students. This third year also requires students to study one semester at a university abroad. There is an interdisciplinary component in each year of this programme.... [-]


Bachelor in Forensic Chemistry

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Warrensburg

The future depends greatly on how people solve the world's problems, and problem-solving is what chemists and physicists do best. From medicinal chemistry to research in superconductivity, there are abundant opportunities in the sciences. [+]

Bachelors in Law Studies. The future depends greatly on how people solve the world's problems, and problem-solving is what chemists and physicists do best. From medicinal chemistry to research in superconductivity, there are abundant opportunities in the sciences. Why choose Forensic Chemistry at UCM? The program has modern, well-equipped computer laboratories in chemistry, as well as electronic classrooms. You will have access to audio-visual facilities and a library study area. There are opportunities for students to conduct research projects with faculty members. What will I study? The chemistry degree programs at UCM provide a balanced curriculum of classroom instruction and practical laboratory experience. As a student with a major in chemistry, you will receive extensive state of the art, hands-on experience with instrumentation, such as UV-Visible, FTIR, and FTNMR spectroscopy; chromatography (GC/MS/MS/HPLC); calorimetry; fluorometry; electrochemical analysis and others. Courses include: Criminal Evidence Forensic Science Genetics Molecular Biology What can I do with a degree in Forensic Chemistry? Ballistics Expert Drug Analyst Forensic Psychologist Homicide Investigator Medical Examiner Toxicology How can I get involved outside the classroom? At UCM, we value an engaging learning experience that includes student involvement and service-learning projects. In Forensic Chemistry, there are several opportunities to be involved: American Chemical Society Beta Beta Beta Sigma Pi Sigma [-]

Bachelor in Pre-Law

William Peace University
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 USA Raleigh

William Peace University brings the judicial system to you. Located just blocks from state and local courts, as well as the General Assembly, where laws are made, WPU pre-law students learn the legal system by working in it every day. [+]

William Peace University brings the judicial system to your doorstep. Located just blocks from state and local courts, as well as the General Assembly, where laws are made, WPU pre-law students learn the legal system by working in it every day. The William Peace University Pre-Law Program consists of inter-disciplinary courses that will help you hone the skills that law schools and the legal profession desire. You will develop your critical thinking, analytical writing and public speaking abilities in the courses. The Raleigh Experience is an innovative new program putting WPU students in the middle of the exciting world of North Carolina politics. All pre-law majors spend a semester working full time at four different sites related to the law profession. Students fill their contact lists with professional contacts as they spend their final semester of college working in four different full-time internships in the heart of the state capital. During the senior year, a WPU Pre-Law major will participate in an intensive (40 hours per week) learning experience, similar to a co-op program at other institutions. They will work for sponsoring organizations in three areas related to the law profession, which can include: advocacy/lobbying, governance, law, non-profit administration, politics, policy research, and public administration. During the semester, they will rotate through four, four-week practicums and be concurrently enrolled in their senior seminar course. One session a student might be helping legislators draft bills in the General Assembly. The next they could assist an attorney research as he or she... [-]

Bachelor of Law

Canadian University of Bangladesh
Campus Full time September 2017 Bangladesh Dhaka

Academic programs foster an exciting academic environment with student-faculty interactive environment, practical learning approaches and diversified experiences. A brief introduction of the programs is presented here. [+]

Bachelors in Law Studies. Academic programs foster an exciting academic environment with student-faculty interactive environment, practical learning approaches and diversified experiences. A brief introduction of the programs is presented here. Freshmen (first-year students) and Sophomores (second-year students) spend their first two years building a foundation for their legal studies. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS Minimum GPA of 2.50 in SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent separately (including additional subject). Minimum GPA of 2.5 in O-Levels in five subjects and A Levels in two subjects according to Canadian University of Bangladesh scale (A=5, B=4, C=3 and D=2). Subjects with E Grade will not be considered. Candidates who have completed higher secondary education (12 years of schooling) under a system different from SSC & HSC or O & A Levels will have to get approval of the Admission Committee of the University. Candidates who have finished school abroad have to submit verified/attested copies of previous academic documents from their institute/Foreign Ministry & Equivalence Certificate from Secondary & Higher Secondary Education Board, Dhaka. PROGRAM STRUCTURE The structure of LL.B. program is presented in the table below: A student may also be required to take non-credit, remedial courses in English to make up his/her deficiency. [-]

LLB Honours in European Legal Studies

University of Westminster - Westminster Law School
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 United Kingdom London

This course provides you with the foundation subjects required to obtain a Qualifying Law Degree along with the opportunity to spend a year of study in one of our partner universities in Europe, gaining knowledge of other legal systems, experiencing another legal culture, enhancing your European language skills and developing international links. [+]

This course provides you with the foundation subjects required to obtain a Qualifying Law Degree along with the opportunity to spend a year of study in one of our partner universities in Europe, gaining knowledge of other legal systems, experiencing another legal culture, enhancing your European language skills and developing international links. A law degree is seen as a valuable asset by a variety of employers, as is knowledge of another European legal system and another European legal language. This course will prepare you for a range of legal careers including practice as a barrister or advocate, solicitor, clerk, officer of the court or legal executive. Our graduates also pursue careers in legal interpreting, the Civil Service, international organisations, NGOs and local government. When you apply you will need to demonstrate an aptitude for European language study, but this need not necessarily take the form of a formal qualification. Depending on your language skills, while abroad you may study in English or in another European language. Student mobility takes place under the Erasmus+ scheme. Course content Alongside the foundation Law modules necessary for a Qualifying Law Degree, you will study a European language in Year 1 and 2 (Credit Levels 4 and 5) to prepare for study in another European country. In Year 2 you will also study a specialist module on Civil Law and Legal Systems, to gain an understanding of civil laws in view of the year abroad. You will then spend ten months studying law at one... [-]

BA Law and Sociology Hons

University of Kent, Kent Law School
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years September 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury + 1 more

This degree offers you the opportunity to study the closely related disciplines of Law and Sociology in a three-year programme, with a pathway enabling you to obtain to Qualifying Law Degree (giving you the ability to progress to the next [+]

Bachelors in Law Studies. This degree offers you the opportunity to study the closely related disciplines of Law and Sociology in a three-year programme, with a pathway enabling you to obtain to Qualifying Law Degree (giving you the ability to progress to the next stage of legal training in England and Wales). Covering the foundations of law alongside compulsory and optional modules in Sociology (taught by our outstanding School of Sociology, Social Policy and Social Research), you develop an understanding of the law, taught from a critical perspective which allows you to engage in informed debate about contemporary legal issues, and a sophisticated understanding of the complex global world in which we live, and the social forces, identities and media that shape our lives. Kent Law School is recognised as one of the leading law schools in the UK. It has an international reputation both for its world-leading research and for the high quality, innovative, critical and socio-legal education that it provides. Independent rankings In the National Student Survey 2013 96% of Kent Law students were satisfied with the overall quality of their course. Kent Law School is ranked 10th nationally in The Times Good University Guide 2014. In the National Student Survey 2013, 95% of Sociology students were satisfied with the quality of their course. And in The Complete University Guide 2014, Sociology research was rated 2nd in the UK. [-]

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.... [-]

Law Degree

Universidade Europeia
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2017 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. [+]

Bachelors in Law Studies. 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 [-]

Bachelor of Arts in Political Sciences

Claflin University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Orangeburg

Our Political Science program is designed to develop in students an aptitude for critically reflecting upon and discussing global issues of law, politics, and justice; the fundamental skills to conduct research and present analysis in the Social Science; competency in applying statistical analysis to evaluate research findings; and ability to analyze and interpret critical arguments based upon an appeal to evidence. [+]

Our Political Science program is designed to develop in students: An aptitude for critically reflecting upon and discussing global issues of law, politics, and justice The fundamental skills to conduct research and present analysis in the Social Science Competency in applying statistical analysis to evaluate research findings; and ability to analyze and interpret critical arguments based upon an appeal to evidence. Curriculum Program Requirements Complete all General Education requirements Complete all other Claflin requirements Complete 48 hours in Political Science courses and departmental core courses with a minimum grade of “C" Careers and Outcomes Many disciplines and human activities are connected with politics in one way or the other. Political Science graduates therefore can utilize their skills in a variety of fields, including government, law, and media, or in non-governmental organizations. Our program seeks to develop students’ research, communication, and analytical abilities since these skills, combined with other proficiencies, are useful in a professional career. A bachelor’s degree may help in some positions while others may require further graduate or professional study. [-]

Bachelor's in Peacebuilding & Development

Eastern Mennonite University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Harrisonburg Lancaster + 1 more

Join a campus where peace and justice are a big part of conversation across disciplines. Choose to major in peacebuilding and development and you’ll dig deep into the complexities of working for social change. Program professors have lived internationally and are committed to work for justice at home and around the world. [+]

Bachelors in Law Studies. Peacebuilding and Development Major Join a campus where peace and justice are a big part of conversation across disciplines. Choose to major in peacebuilding and development and you’ll dig deep into the complexities of working for social change. Program professors have lived internationally and are committed to work for justice at home and around the world. EMU’s undergraduate major is uniquely enriched by the presence of the Center for Justice and Peacebuilding on campus which draws peace practitioners from around the world. A major in peacebuilding and development consists of 52-54 SH. The peacebuilding and development major prepares students for professional practice in the fields of peacebuilding and international and community development. It focuses on understanding and promoting constructive social change toward peace, justice, and well-being for people in situations affected by conflict, poverty, and inequality. The major has an emphasis on the development of practical skills through experiential learning grounded in extensive in-class simulations, on campus and local practice opportunities, and a practicum in the field. The required practicum is typically completed through the Washington Community Scholars’ Center in Washington, D.C., through the grant- supported International Peacebuilding and Development Practicum (IPDP), or through a local or student-initiated internship. It provides experience and opportunities for networking and skill development. This focus on practice is paired with rigorous interdisciplinary grounding in theories of violence, peace, and social change as well as investigation of theological, philosophical, economic, political, cultural, and ecological motivations for change. To graduate with this... [-]

BA Politics and Law (Hons)

University of Kent, School of Politics and International Relations
Campus Full time Part time 3 years September 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury + 1 more

This degree offers you the opportunity to study the closely related disciplines of Politics and Law in a three-year programme, with a pathway enabling you to obtain a Qualifying Law Degree. You gain a solid grounding [+]

This degree offers you the opportunity to study the closely related disciplines of Politics and Law in a three-year programme, with a pathway enabling you to obtain a Qualifying Law Degree. You gain a solid grounding in politics, both national and international, and are able to choose modules that reflect your interests from the extensive range on offer. Our modules reflect the research interests of our staff, and cover areas including conflict resolution, federalism, comparative politics, European integration, ethnic conflict, terrorism, the theory of international relations, political theory, and the politics of countries such as China, Japan, Russia and the USA. You also develop an understanding of the law, taught from a critical perspective which will allow you to engage in informed debate about contemporary legal issues (with an understanding of its history and development). Kent Law School is recognised as one of the leading law schools in the UK. It has an international reputation both for its world-leading research and for the high quality, innovative, critical and socio-legal education that it provides. Independent rankings In the 2013 National Student Survey, 90% of Politics students were satisfied with the quality of their course. And in The Guardian University Guide 2014 Politics was ranked 4th for student satisfaction. In the National Student Survey 2013 96% of Kent Law students were satisfied with the overall quality of their course. Kent Law School is ranked 10th nationally in The Times Good University Guide 2014. [-]

Bachelor of Laws (LLB)

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time Part time 4 years September 2017 Greece Athens Cyprus Nicosia + 3 more

The aim of the program is to enable students to acquire a first degree in law which would allow them to be admitted to the legal profession or to work as a legal consultant by developing skills and abilities pertinent to a lawyer, such as problem solving, critical thinking, self-motivation and specialized knowledge of the law. [+]

Bachelors in Law Studies. Duration (years): 4 years Qualification Awarded: Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Level of Qualification: Bachelor Degree (1st Cycle) Language of Instruction: English and Greek Mode of Study: Full-time or Part-time Minimum Credits: 120 Minimum ECTS Credits: 240 Profile of the Programme: Aims: The aim of the program is to enable students to acquire a first degree in law which would allow them to be admitted to the legal profession or to work as a legal consultant by developing skills and abilities pertinent to a lawyer, such as problem-solving, critical thinking, self-motivation and specialized knowledge of the law. The program has been recognized by the Cypriot Legal Council for the purposes of professional recognition of the degree and by DOATAP in Greece and other organisations. It collaborates with the University of London External Program and offers a joint LLM together with EAP in Greece and Loyola in USA. Objectives: - To provide students with a sound understanding of the foundations and socio-legal environment of law and to enable them to develop their analytical and research skills - To provide students with a critical understanding and a specialized knowledge of a wide range of core courses in law, as well as the opportunity to study law from an extensive catalogue of optional subjects, covering the entire range of legal knowledge - to expose students to a wide range of disciplinary approaches to legal study, encouraging them to reflect on the complexity of legal practice and of the variety of... [-]