Taught course

Law (Senior Status Degree)

Swansea University · Hillary Rodham Clinton School of Law

Entry requirements

A degree in a non-law subject.

For applicants whose first language is not English we require a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent).

Months of entry


Course content

LLB Law: Senior Status degree is ideal for non-law graduates outside the UK to gain a qualifying law degree in two years.

You will:

  • Gain a sound grounding in the Law of England and Wales
  • Learn how to apply legal concepts in a practical environment
  • Gain transferable skills, including team working, communication, presentation, problem-solving, research and analytical skills

Choosing law will enable you to expand your intellectual skills in the context of a discipline which touches upon every aspect of human endeavour. As the degree progresses you will notice a marked improvement in your ability to manage large amounts of materials, to express yourself in an organised and convincing manner both in writing and orally, and to evaluate the strength of arguments you encounter. Not only will this give you a sense of personal satisfaction, but you will also have acquired skills which are highly relevant to a range of career options attracting competitive salaries.

Information for international students

For applicants whose first language is not English we require a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) further information can be found here.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page.

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months

Course contact details

College of Law and Criminology
+44 (0)1792 295831