Course Comparison

Course BSc (Hons) Law with Criminology and Criminal Justice Studies LLB (Hons) Law
Award Bachelor of Science - BSc (Hons) Bachelor of Laws - LLB (Hons)
Duration 1 year 3 years
Course type Full-time Full-time
Placement - -
Location Plymouth Plymouth
Provider School of Law, Criminology and Government School of Law, Criminology and Government
Entry requirements

In order to join this course, you'll need the successful completion of a foundation degree in law or an equivalent two-year higher-education qualification.

English language requirements

Please contact the Admissions Team.

A levels: Including a minimum of two A levels. Excluding general studies. Preferable subjects include English, history, languages, geography, sociology, and law.

GCSE: All applicants must have GCSE (or equivalent) mathematics and English at grade C or above. 

18 Unit BTEC National Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma: DDM in any subject. 12 Unit BTEC Diploma: D*D to D*D* dependant on subject.

BTEC National Diploma modules
If you hold a BTEC qualification it is vital that you provide our Admissions team with details of the exact modules you have studied as part of the BTEC. Without this information we may be unable to process your application quickly and you could experience significant delays in the progress of your application to study with us. Please explicitly state the full list of modules within your qualification at the time of application.

Access: Pass a named Access to HE Diploma in any subject with at least 33 credits at merit/distinction.

International Baccalaureate: 30 overall to include 4 at any subject at Higher Level.

All relevant international qualifications will be considered - please contact

Short of the entry requirements for this course? Don’t worry you may be eligible for a foundation year to prepare you for possible entry onto this course for the following year.

Learn more about foundation years with the Faculty of Business.

English language requirements 

For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.