- Course content
- Teaching and assessment
- Employment prospects
- How to apply
- National student statistics
As a student at York Law School you will enjoy a highly rated teaching and learning experience. We were the top rated school for teaching in the 2011 National Student Survey (NSS) and have been ranked 5th in the UK by The Guardian 2012 league table.
As the only Law School in the UK to base our undergraduate degrees on problem-based learning, we offer a distinctive and dynamic approach. Much of your learning will be through interactive group work, responding to problems based on real life situations.
You'll find our approach very beneficial for preparing you for the world of work. You will gain an academically robust degree along with a mature, independent mindset and well honed collaborative skills, all of which will equip you for a successful career in law.
The undergraduate experience
The 2011 NSS rated us very highly for the undergraduate experience:
- 97% of our students felt we make the subject interesting
- 94% were satisfied with the quality of their course
- 95% felt we were good at explaining things