Our law courses in Clearing combine an intellectually challenging curriculum with an industry focus. By studying for a law degree at Salford, you’ll get a grounding in key concepts of law, preparing you to embark on a high-level career. Our modules specialise in areas such as employment law, criminal justice, and legal writing. Whether you aspire to be a solicitor, a barrister, or a criminal lawyer, we’re here to help you find your ideal law course through Clearing.  

Our Clearing law courses will help you hone your professional skills through practical experience. This includes opportunities to shadow lawyers and judges, cultivate persuasive arguments in mooting competitions, and develop your client skills in our law clinics. 

“The wide array of networking events on offer have enabled me to meet a variety of different solicitors and even secure work experience with the General Medical Council, which is not usually offered to students. I’ve also strengthened my interview skills through interviews with the Crown Prosecution Service and other organisations” Aamenah Chohan, LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology

Clearing Law Degree Places

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At the University of Salford, our law courses satisfy the requirements of the legal professional bodies for the award of a law degree. Extracurricular activities, like mooting (a mock trial) and trips, are organised by our student-led Law Society. These additional activities will complement your studies and enhance your experience during your time at Salford. 

Through initiatives like the SILKS Law Clinics and BASS scheme (in partnership with Salford Citizens Advice), you will have the chance to offer support to people with legal problems in the region, enabling you to apply what you’ve learned in the classroom to real-life situations and provide help for vulnerable people in the community. 

Our full range of courses in Clearing for law are listed below.

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LLB (Hons) Law

Our LLB (Hons) Law degree will enable you to prepare for career success. Our modules are designed for the current and future needs of employers and the legal profession. You will have the opportunity to shadow working lawyers and judges, develop an understanding of how technology and artificial intelligence is changing the law, and hone your client care skills.

LLB (Hons) Law with Professional Placement Year

Raring to get started on your journey into the legal sector? Our LLB (Hons) Law with Placement Year course gives you the option to take a professional placement so you can get hands-on experience in the legal sector. 90% of Salford Business School undergraduates who take a one-year placement secure a 2:1 or 1st honours degree. We will help you make the right connections with high profile employers through regular events and presentations. 

LLB (Hons) Law with Foundation Year

If you’re interested in our law degree courses, but need additional preparation, then our LLB (Hons) Law with Foundation Year will help you build your academic and professional skills. The foundation year will give you a grounding in law, and as the course progresses, you’ll get to choose modules you are most interested in studying.

LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology

Interested in exploring crime and justice from a sociological perspective? Our LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology will lift the lid on some of the most important issues facing society today and help you understand how to face them.

LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology with Placement Year

If you’re keen to explore the societal causes and implications of crime, then our LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology with Placement Year is ideal for you. The curriculum is career-focused and industry-relevant, meaning everything you study will meet the current needs of employers. Your professional year will allow you to put your academic learning into practice and build industry connections. 

LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology with Foundation Year

Our LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology with Foundation Year will provide you with a fundamental understanding of the key areas of English law. Once you understand the basic systems of law, sources of law, and legal principles, you will move on to explore other areas of law, including cyber law, family law, and medical law. If you need additional support with academic skills, this route is ideal for you. 

Shaun's story

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LLB (Hons) Law student, Shaun, tells us about the extracurricular law activities available to law students at Salford: 

“The pro bono and extracurricular activities that I’ve been able to pursue through my LLB law degree are second to none. The university has developed training programmes and schemes designed to test students in a real-world setting, while simultaneously providing legal support to those who need it in our society.”

Contact us

If you have a question about studying any of our courses, or you’d like to learn more about joining the University of Salford, contact our friendly team today on +44 (0)161 295 4545 or enquiries@salford.ac.uk.