Improve your job prospects with our law and business programme. Graduate with a Qualifying Law Degree while also building skills in management, communication and finance. In this joint course, you’ll develop knowledge of legal and business concepts, while also increasing your transferable workplace skills. Prepare yourself for employment career in a wide variety of industries and fields with our LLB (Hons) Law with Business course. It’s perfect for students who wish to achieve a Qualifying Law Degree while also developing a wide range of business-related knowledge and abilities. The programme includes a variety of legal modules including Criminal Law, Land Law, Contract Law and a number of optional law modules. Our business-specific modules give you the chance to develop key business skills with modules covering business strategy, operations management and more. Level 5 and 6 students also have the option to develop their understanding of an area of business that is relevant to their career or interests through a number of challenging optional modules. These include consumer behaviour, e-business and marketing, leadership and managing teams and many more.
At University of Essex Online, we believe that everyone should be able to access education. That’s why we take both academic and work-based experience into account when deciding if a student is eligible for a course. All of our potential students are assessed individually by a dedicated admissions team who will determine whether they are right for either our academic or work experience entry route onto our courses.
Developed and taught by subject experts and industry leaders in both disciplines, this course allows you to learn about the major institutions and trends in modern business environments in addition to developing a thorough understanding of the social, political, economic, historical and ethical dimensions of law. Graduates from this course are prepared for a variety of high-level careers in both business and law-related industries. And those students wanting to follow a career in law will be able to progress in this field to achieve professional recognition from the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Bar Standards Board. The flexible business-specific modules on this programme also ensure that students are equipped with the management, communication and financial skills required to progress in professional, global business environments.
About Course Provider
Who we are
Our mission is to make education accessible to everyone, everywhere, by delivering quality online undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes. All of our courses are delivered by Kaplan Open Learning (Essex) Limited, an experienced online learning provider and part of Kaplan, Inc., the UK’s leading global provider of diverse education and training.
All of our courses are 100% online and part-time. We offer undergraduate and postgraduate courses in topics such as business, law, psychology, criminology, health and our ever-popular MBA.
Our programmes are developed by industry leaders and subject experts and all module content is tailored specifically to promote maximum engagement while learning online. University of Essex Online students will benefit from receiving all the support students normally receive on campus, plus the invaluable benefit of flexibility. Our recorded lectures, access to eBooks (included in the price of your fees) and online class discussion forums mean that you can fit your study around your work, family and other commitments.
Support we offer
All of our students have a dedicated Student Support Adviser who acts as a first point of contact, and mentor. Students also receive regular and prompt academic feedback from their tutors. We have consistently received outstanding overall student satisfaction ratings from the independent National Student Survey, scoring an average of 92% across all five years.
Fees and funding
Our fees are the same for all students and in order to make it more affordable, we offer simple monthly payment plans to spread the cost of your studies. Alternatively, our students can benefit from 10% discount if they pay the full course fee up-front.
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