LLB Law and Social and Public Policy

Duration: 3 years

Course details

Law and  Social & Public Policy focuses on social problems such as poverty, homelessness and ill-health. The programme applies ideas from political science, sociology and economics to explore how governments shape their responses, and to understand the impacts of public policy on society.


Year 1

  • Law Year 1 Module

  • Family Law

  • Contract, Delict and Unjustified Enrichment

  • Constitutional Law and the Legal System

Year 2

  • Law Year 2 Module

  • Jurisprudence

  • Law and Government

Year 3

  • Work, welfare and the politics of reform

  • Disability and society

  • Health and health inequalities

  • Housing policy, welfare and markets

  • Remaking cities: dilemmas of 21st-century urban policy

  • Education for citizenship

  • Making public policy in the real world

Entry requirements

  • A-levels
  • Higher
  • International Baccalaureate

Career posibilities

This degree provides many of the analytical, literary and teamwork skills that employers are looking for in the labour market. Our graduates pursue careers as managers, professionals and policy analysts in the private, voluntary and public sectors, including central and local government, in the UK and internationally. They work in diverse fields including housing, health, social services, advocacy, city planning, education, media and commerce.

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