Foundation Pathway in Law and International Relations

If you’re considering a career in law, investigation, criminology or international relations, this is just the pathway for you. The University of Northampton’s facilities are excellent and boast a mock moot room for practice trials as well as top-of-the-range teaching facilities designed to give you the very best learning experience.
There are a selection of work placements and internships available, recent students have undertaken placements with members of parliament, in their constituencies and in parliament itself, as well as with political parties. By choosing the the University of Northampton you will graduate with a distinct set of skills preparing you for success and progression in your chosen field.


Year Stage 1: University Foundation - UNIC Stage 2: First Year Degree – School of Social Sciences Stage 3: Second Year Degree - School of Social Sciences Stage 4: Third Year Degree - School of Social Sciences








Stage 1: Two semesters


Stage 1: September, January

Module Videos

Interactive Learning Skills in Communication

Interactive Learning Skills in Communication

Criminal Law

Criminal Law

Contract Law and Tort

Contract Law and Tort

Stage 1: University Foundation

Modules - Please click on each module for more information

  • Constitutional Law

  • Globalisation

  • Contract Law and Tort

  • Criminal Law

  • Introduction to the English Legal System

  • Mass Communication

  • Business Studies

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication

Law and International Relations degree pathways

**fees quoted are for current academic year and are subject to increase in subsequent years.


Please click on your chosen course to see information regarding the modules studied at the University.