Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW3701: Law Placement

This module descriptor refers to the 2019/0 academic year.


NQF Level 6
Credits 120 ECTS Value 60
Term(s) and duration

This module ran during term 1 (11 weeks), term 2 (11 weeks) and term 3 (7 weeks)

Academic staff

Mr Richard Edwards (Convenor)




This module is only available to students on either the LLB with Professional Legal Placement pathway or the LLB with Industrial Placement pathway.

Available via distance learning


This module forms part of the LLB with Professional Legal Placement and LLB with Industrial Placement pathways. When taking this module, you undertake a professional legal placement either with a law firm, an in-house legal team or take a non-law related placement in industry. The module lasts for the whole academic year (a minimum of 28 weeks, excluding statutory and other holidays). You will use one or more placements to gain skills that equip you to work in the global jobs market. You will be encouraged to deepen your understanding of the workplace and issues relating to legal and business professionalism. The module will develop and deepen your understanding of business and legal practices.

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