Main content start

LawCommon Law and Professional Courses

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) (Manchester Metropolitan University)

Awarded by
Manchester Metropolitan University, UK
Course Code
LW015A
Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
To be advised
Next intake(s)
September 2017
Duration
1 year
Language
English
Course Fee
HK$42,000 tuition fee & £580 registration fee

This is a one-year programme that leads to the award of a Manchester Metropolitan University LL.B. (Honours).  All students who have passed the C.P.E./Graduate Diploma in English and Hong Kong Law taught at HKU SPACE and awarded by Manchester Metropolitan University are normally guaranteed places on this course. Applications are also welcome from graduates of other C.P.E./GDL Programmes.  The 4 compulsory subjects studied are all on the list of subjects required for PCLL eligibility.

In 2017/2018 we will offer Commercial Law; Business Associations; Law of Hong Kong Evidence; Hong Kong Civil and Criminal Procedure.

Introductory and revision lectures are delivered in teaching blocks by MMU staff and tutorials are given by local teaching staff. Assessment will be on the basis of examination performance and a further assessment in each subject.

Students wishing to qualify as lawyers in Hong Kong must complete the P.C.LL. course vocational training course for intending solicitors and barristers in Hong Kong.  Those who have completed the C.P.E. and LL.B. will have completed all the law subjects currently needed to apply for the P.C.LL. For further details on entry requirements for the P.C.LL., please visit the Web site of the PC.LL Conversion Examination  or the HKU P.C.LL. programme.

Non-Local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance

This is an exempted course under the Non-local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance. It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which this course may lead.

Venue

All students who have passed the C.P.E./Graduate Diploma in English and Hong Kong Law taught at HKU SPACE and awarded by Manchester Metropolitan University are normally guaranteed places on this course. Applications are also welcome from graduates of other C.P.E./GDL Programmes.  

Course Fee
  • HK$42,000 tuition fee & £580 registration fee

Application Form Download Application Form

Enrolment Method

Detailed information and an application form are available:

  • in person, at any HKU SPACE Enrolment Centre
  • by post, from College of Humanities and Law, 34/F, United Centre, 95 Queensway, Hong Kong.  Please send a self-addressed envelope with a $3.9 stamp, specifying the name of this programme.
Payment Method

By cheque or by credit card

Dating back to 1824, Manchester Metropolitan University is one of the largest and most popular universities in the UK. It has over 38,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students, including a diverse community of 3,000 international students from over 120 countries.
 
More than £350 million has been invested to create a world-class learning environment with some of the best teaching and learning facilities in the UK. The University is now placed amongst the global top 3% of institutions and is ranked in the world's top 150 universities under 50 years old*.
 
The Manchester campus is located amongst world-renowned nightlife, music, arts, shopping and sports venues in Britain’s ‘best city to live in’**.
 
The University delivers outstanding research that addresses the biggest challenges facing contemporary society. 85% of research impact at the University is graded as world-leading or internationally excellent and you will be taught by academics who are leading experts in their disciplines.
 
Manchester Law School is one of the UK’s largest law schools, with more than 1,200 current students and over 20,000 alumni across the globe. It is an inspiring and highly professional environment in which to further your legal studies, deepen your knowledge of the law and develop your career aspirations.
 
Based at the heart of the country’s second largest legal hub, the Law School prides itself on connections to the regional and national legal community and benefits from being located within a thriving professional services sector.
 
It is a friendly and supportive law school, dedicated to providing you with outstanding opportunities to develop practical legal skills and to reach your individual aspirations and potential.
 
Highly experienced professionals teach the postgraduate and professional programmes, from practising solicitors and barristers to judges, renowned research academics and legal scholars. This ensures that your teaching is professionally relevant and informed by the latest practical developments in legal education and training.
 
The internationally recognised academic and legal practitioner staff have been instrumental in developing new research on subjects including equalities law, social justice, human rights, medical ethics and sports law.
 
Manchester Law School is also one of the only training providers to offer law courses at every stage of the legal profession from legal services apprenticeships at level 7 to LLB undergraduate law degree, law conversion (CPE) course and specialist professional training for aspiring solicitors and barristers. It sees the broadest legal picture across all specialisms at all times, ensuring that what you learn will be fit for practice.
 
*Times Higher Education 2015-16
**The Global Liveability Survey 2016
Research Excellence Framework 2014