Start Dates
January, September
3 years full-time, 4 years part-time, 6 years part-time
Total fee: £27,750 (September)
LLB (Hons) Law Degree
Awarded by:
University of Law
The University of Law’s Online Law Degree with Criminology (LLB) allows you to gain your Qualifying Law Degree anytime, anyplace, anywhere.
Whilst covering the practice of law, this LLB (Hons) Law Degree is designed for those wanting to enhance their understanding of the factors leading to crime in the related subject of criminology. You’ll be presented with a choice of modules which cover youth crime, justice systems, punishment, and more. With this Qualifying Law Degree specialisation, delivered 100% online, you’ll be able to tailor your studies to fit your career goals.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of LLB Qualifying Law Degree with Criminology will possess career-ready skills in:

  • Understanding key legal concepts in a practical environment
  • Analysing of the fundamental topics of criminology
  • Communication - both oral and written, including report and legal writing, drafting documentation, and presenting legal arguments
  • Conducting legal research and problem-solving skills to find solutions to legal issues
  • Analysing, researching, and reflecting on current legal issues
  • Understanding types of law – contract, public, criminal, land, family, European, and more
  • Reflect on the justice system, criminal behaviour, youth crime, and punishments.
  • Graduates of this Online Law Degree (LLB) will have developed:

    • Insight into key topics of law and criminology, with practical applications
    • Critical understanding of areas of criminology, and their impact on the law
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills, critical research ability, and other transferrable skills
    • Experience of legal writing, document drafting, and presenting legal arguments
    • BBB at A level and Grade C or Grade 4 or above in GCSE Maths and English language, or equivalent qualifications
    • An English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above, with a minimum of 6.0 in each component
  • The Qualifying Law Degree has the same learning outcomes and assessment structure as The University of Law’s campus LLB courses. This means you will graduate with the same degree as your campus peers. Students will develop a strong foundation of the major legal areas of English law. There are four study options available: 3, 4, 4.5, or 6 year programmes, allowing you to study full-time or part-time to fit your studies around your personal and professional commitments. All programmes start in September with the exception of the 4.5 year programme, which begins in January.

    Students will receive the equivalent of 11 large group sessions plus 11 two hour workshop sessions per module. You will receive feedback on 8 tasks per module as well as ongoing support throughout your studies. Overseas students will be able to sit exams at recognised centres (e.g. British Council premises). Follow this link to access the full programme syllabus.

  • If you’d like to apply, please click on the Apply Now or Start Application button on the page. Please fill in the form and provide as much detail as possible so we can properly advise you on the next steps. Once you’ve submitted your application form, one of our dedicated course advisors will contact you within 48 hours.


Angelika Gudkova
I chose The University of Law because of their heritage, the support from the tutors, and their commitment to employability.
— Angelika Gudkova, LLB, United Kingdom
Richard Haggett
Graduates of the i-LLB, a Qualifying Law Degree, will develop a strong foundation in the key legal topics and related skills that are critical for the modern lawyer.
— Richard Haggett, National Programmes Director - Online Programmes, The University of Law
Joanna Ballard
With this programme students can maintain their existing jobs or work part-time alongside their studies - this has diversified our student body.
— Joanna Ballard, Director of Design and Assessment, The University of Law
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