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Law and Arts / Law and Business (LL.B.& B.A. / LL.B. & B.B.A)

Trent/Swansea Dual Degree

In this unique new dual degree opportunity, you can complete a Bachelor of Arts Honours degree at Trent University, and also obtain a Law degree from Swansea University College of Law in the UK, in just six years. Not only will you graduate with two degrees, you will also have the opportunity to take your education global, while you learn, travel, explore and live in the UK. Your studies begin at Trent for years 1 and 2 where you will pursue one of ten Bachelor of Arts Honours degrees. In year 3, you will transfer to the picturesque coastal city of Swansea in the UK to complete three years of law at Swansea University, where you will obtain your LL.B. degree. For year 6, you will return to Trent and complete your Honours degree credentials, and take several Canadian Law courses that will help prepare you for your required National Committee on Accreditation (NCA) exams, allowing you to take the bar exam and practice law in Canada. 

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Degree Options in Durham

  • English Literature
  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Sociology
  • Business Administration*
  • Media Studies*

*New for 2018; pending approval

Degree Options (B.A. & LL.B.)

  •  Bachelor of Arts Honours
  •  Bachelor of Laws

Career Paths

  • Lawyer
  • Mediator
  • Arbitrator
  • Politician
  • Policy Analyst
  • Consultant
  • Law Clerk
  • Judge
  • Human Resources Professional
  • NGO Advisor
  • Ombudsperson
  • International Development
  • Paralegal