Law (Clinical)

University of Strathclyde


The Clinical Scots LLB involves the same curriculum as the standard Scots LLB, but with additional clinical classes and experience of legal practice in the Law Clinic. Clinical classes are a mix of compulsory classes and those in which you may replace part of the assessment in a standard LLB class with a reflective essay on a case, or with another form clinical assessment.

Year 1: Criminal Law, Public Law, Legal Methods (core Clinical), Domestic Relations, Voluntary Obligations: Contract and Promise (core Clinical), and Legal Process*.

Year 2: EU Law, Public Law 2*, Legal Theory*, Commercial Law*, Involuntary Obligations: Delict and Unjustified Enrichment*, Property, Trusts and Succession*.

Year 3: Evidence, Clinical Legal Practice (core Clinical), Ethics and Justice (core Clinical) and three options such as Competition Law, Crime and Punishment, Discrimination Law, Employment Law*,
Housing Law*, Human Rights Law*, Internet Law, Law, Film and Popular Culture, Legal Theory, Public International Law

* may be studied in Clinical form.

Year 4: dissertation and four optional classes.

Entry Requirements

2024 entry requirements

Standard entry:
5 Highers at AAAAB (first sitting) or 7 Highers at AAAABBB (two sittings) including English at B plus Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5 at C.

Widening access entry:
5 Highers at ABBBB (first sitting) or 6 Highers at AABBBB (two sittings) including English at B plus Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5 at C.

Start Date





LLB Hons

Study Method

Full time



Course Length

4 years


Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences



SCQF Level


Career Area


Career Sectors

Law (Professional)

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