De Montfort University

De Montfort University

Environmental Law and Practice

This course is designed for lawyers and non-legal professionals whose interests lie in the environmental field, particularly suitable for all professionals who need to manage and comply with the latest environmental legislation.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have an Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, or an appropriate professional qualification; some background knowledge of law is useful, but a degree in law is not essential; if English is not the 1st language, an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent is essential; English language tuition is available both before and during the course if required.

Course modules

Modules include: The environment, legal control and EC regulations; water pollution; nuclear energy and environmental challenges; light pollution; waste management and contaminated land; atmospheric pollution; biodiversity and nature conservation law; law of health and safety; food safety law; planning law; environmental crime; international environmental law; noise pollution.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Distance learning September 2016 - 27 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance Learning/Online Study

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