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, including one at the House of Commons, and 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


*This course will be known as BA (Hons) Criminal and Corporate Investigation from September 2018.