Nottingham Law School

Nottingham Trent University

Sports Law

Sport has become increasingly important as a business and can involve significant financial stakes. There is a growing demand for appropriately qualified sports law professionals and this course has been designed so that you'll have the knowledge required to enter this exciting area of law. The influence of UK, European and international law and regulations in sport is increasing, and this course focuses on the regulation of sport at a UK and EU level. You will explore areas such as Sport, Law and the Human Body and benefit from our considerable expertise in the related areas of Health and Intellectual Property Law. **Why choose LLM Sports Law?** - Learn about UK, European and international laws and regulations regarding sport, and understand how sport is becoming an increasingly important business. - Benefit from our expertise in Sports Law and the complementary areas of Health and Intellectual Property Law. - Fulfil the growing demand for appropriately qualified sports lawyers and managers. - Full-time and part-time study routes. - Attend an International Summer School with the opportunity to explore Law in a European context. - Scholarships available. - Individual modules can be studied for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) awards. Email us for details. **99% of our postgraduate Law School students are employed or engaged in further study six months after graduating (DLHE, postgraduate leavers 2016/17)**

Entry requirements

LLM: A good law degree, 2.2 or above. Applicants whose 1st degree is not law will be required to provide evidence of commitment to the LLM subject that they wish to study. Applicants from other disciplines will be welcomed in appropriate circumstances, particularly if they have experience in the area, even if not as lawyers. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill (or equivalent).

Course modules

Core modules: European sports law and policy; sport, intellectual property and commerce; sport, law and regulation; sport, law and the human body.

Assessment methods

In each case modules are assessed through 1 piece of course work. This usually takes the form of a problem or essay style question, but will vary by module. You can submit and receive feedback on assessments over the course of each module. The dissertation consists of a 1000 word reflective report based on pre-set questions, and an assignment of 12,000 words which is researched and written independently under the guidance of an expert academic.

Sponsorship information

Students who are in practice may obtain funding from their employer; bursaries are normally available for this course and are equivalent to up to half the UK/EU fees; the bursaries are competitive and are awarded on the basis of: Evidence of the pursuit of excellence in individual performance and/or experience outside education; a written statement indicating the anticipated academic and career benefits applicants may receive from studying this programme.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2019 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 7,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 7,000 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 7,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 3,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 3,500 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 3,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 3,500 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 3,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 7,250 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus NG1 4FQ East Midlands

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Key information

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NTU Admissions
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