What will I learn?

The Social Sciences cover a wide range of aspects of human society, while studying Law will give you an understanding of how those societies uphold civility and good social order. On this course, you’ll develop important skills for studying a related master’s degree, helping you start a career in anything from politics to human rights.

This pathway course can lead to following degree courses.


  • LLM International Human Rights Law
  • LLM Law (General)
  • LLM Law, Medicine and Healthcare

Social Science

  • MA Applied Linguistics
  • MA International Relations and Security
  • MA Irish Studies
  • MA Philosophy
  • MA / MCD Town and Regional Planning
  • MSc Urban Design and Property Development
  • MSc Urban Planning

Your path, your way: a course to fit your needs

  • Your Pre-Master’s course will have a special combination of modules designed to fit your degree and career aspirations. This means your course is matched to your unique goals.
  • Some of these modules will be taken by you and all other students on your course. This gives you a solid base of common study skills that you’ll need at university.
  • In many cases, you can also customise your course by choosing some or all additional modules from a selection, and / or by selecting some project topics based on your interests and degree subject.
  • During your Pre-Master’s, you’ll have frequent assessments to check you’re on track to progress to your University of Liverpool degree.

Which department am I in?

Liverpool International College

Study options

Full Time (6 months)

Tuition fees
£19,425.00 (US$ 26,562) Overall cost
This is a fixed fee
Start date

January 2022, May 2022


Liverpool International College

Sir Alastair Pilkington Building,

Mulberry Street,



L69 7SH, England

Entry requirements

For international students

Successful completion of an undergraduate degree or diploma (Grades and relevant background requirements vary dependant on the university degree and pathway course). Students need to have a UKVI IELTS score of: 5.5 in all skills for course duration with 2 terms.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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