Our qualifying law degree is professionally accredited and provides exemption from the initial stage of the solicitor and barrister professional examinations for England and Wales. This means our graduates fulfil the academic requirements to apply for direct entry to the LPC or BPTC stage of professional training.
Newcastle provides a high quality legal education in a supportive and friendly environment.
All your modules in Stages 1 and 2 are compulsory to cover the essential foundation subjects in law. In your final year you can choose legal topics that interest you from our wide range of research-informed modules, such as: human rights law; terrorism and counter-terrorism law; public international law; and environmental law. You also have the opportunity to apply to spend a year studying law in Europe or Asia.