This course provides a development opportunity and increases prospects and employability by giving students practical skills and theoretical knowledge that firms and intellectual property departments, alike, are demanding; it is designed to give a detailed overview of substantive intellectual property law, and gives full exemptions from the foundation level examinations for qualification as a patent attorney and trade mark attorney in the UK.
Honours degree minimum 2.2, or equivalent qualification.
Stage 1: corporate law: theory and practice; international economic law; dispute resolution. Stage 2: patents and designs; copyrights and trademarks; international intellectual property practice (patent attorney route) and international intellectual property practice (trade mark attorney route); international intellectual property rights; contemporary issues 2: work based learning. Stage 3: research project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Distance learning||£ 4,500 per Academic year (home fees)||10 weeks|
|PgCert||Distance learning||£ 4,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||10 weeks|
|PgCert||Distance learning||£ 4,500 per Academic year (EU fees)||10 weeks|
|LLM||Full-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lansdowne Campus||Bournemouth||BH1 3JJ||South West|
|Talbot Campus||Poole||BH12 5BB||South West|