Northumbria University

Northumbria University

Employment Law in Practice

The programme develops understanding of essential domestic and European employment law provisions, and informed and expert understanding of how the law operates in practice.

Entry requirements

An appropriate degree; or a comparable professional qualification; candidates without a degree or equivalent but with suitable work experience also considered for admission to the programme; applicants for whom English is not their 1st language, should have attained a score of 6.5 IELTS or equivalent.

Course modules

Terminating the employment relationship; the employment relationship; legal research.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
LLM Distance learning - 2 years
PgCert Distance learning - 9 months
PgDip Distance learning - 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Online/Distance learning

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 227 4453