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Horizon Campus Graduates Achieves Top Pass Rates for LLB

Building on their strong tradition of offering a modern, flexible, practical degree which provides a rigorous academic education, Horizon Campuswhich offers the Bachelor of Law (LLB)from the University of London , has for the last consecutive semesters, been able achieve a 90 % first time pass rate for the degree.
This achievement is a tribute to the quality, dedication, commitmentand excellence of the Campus inproviding a strong foundation in the knowledgeand skills required for students to be effective legal professionals .
Combining both theory and research with practical application and skills-based training, the degree emphasizes an understanding of law in context and aims to encourage a broad outlook on legal issues, an understanding of the functions of law and of the legal system, as well as an appreciation of the place of rules of law in the construction of politics and society.
Commenting on this achievement, Dr.RuwanPerera, Acting Vice Chancellor and Dean for International Programs at Horizon Campus stated “ I am absolutely delighted that our graduates have consistently achieved such superb results. This is a remarkable accomplishment for which our students should be very proud.Thisachievement is also an indication of the quality of the students we have in our program and speaks of the quality of our faculty and their efforts to ensure that all of our graduates have a chance to be successful. From the outset, students at Horizon Campus, learn that law is not just a body of knowledge, but a presence all around us, constantly evident in our social, civil and business interactions. They learn to explore key issues of fundamental importance to society and gets involved in the acquisition of a variety of intellectual skills that include, gaining a detailed understanding of legal rules, their contexts and application, independent research and public speaking. In addition to being a preparation for the legal profession, the creative and imaginative powers of reasoning that this degree develops are also important values they gain. “
He continued “Horizon Campus’sexpert staffof tutors are all qualified lawyers who have worked or continue to work in practice. They use a combination of traditional and contemporary teaching-learning strategies so that the student has exposure to lectures, tutorials,seminar-based discussions, class presentations and practical group exercises.Assessment methods include case studies, essays, examinations, oral presentations, and written coursework.A well-stocked and comprehensive library is available to all students for research and reference purposes, complete with all relevant reports, texts, journals and magazines backed by an active mooting society. “
He further explained “I am also happy to say that the degree is accepted and highly endorsed by the Sri Lanka Law College. Additionally, with the University of Londonbeinga world renowned provider of legal education with more than 19,000 students in over 130 countries, our students upon graduation, will be joining an elite and distinguished group of solicitors, barristers and judges around the world who began their careers by obtaining their law degree through the University of London Programs.”
Continually evolving to meet the growing demand nationwide for highly educated practitioners of law and adding new expert faculty to its programs, Horizon hasthrough this achievement become positioned today as a campus that produces unparalleled consistency in performance of their students year after year, who will in turn make a valuable contribution to the legal profession in the country.
The next intakes for the LLB will commence on the 26th August 2017 .For further details please log on to http://www.horizoncampus.edu.lk/Programs/LawLLB.html or visit Horizon Campus 482/B, Millennium Drive, ChandrikaKumaranathungaMawatha, Malabe,

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