Teesside University

Teesside University

Medical Law

Students can specialise and develop expertise in medico-legal issues. The programme gives students flexibility and autonomy to allow them to develop their own areas of interest within the area of medical law; the link between legal theory and practice is the central theme of the programme and is incorporated into the teaching through a blend of directed and student-centred learning to develop an understanding of methodology, practice and presentation; this is achieved through a combination of lectures, seminars, group work, debates, audio-visual presentations, guided reading and research exercises.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.2 Honours degree in a legal or related discipline or equivalent qualification or equivalent experience. International applicants require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: Contemporary legal issues; dissertation; legal theory in context; medical law. Optional modules include: Business law; comparative law and criminal justice; criminal law; European responses to crime; international law; young offenders and the criminal law.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include: individual presentations; peer review and assessment; research proposal; reflective practice; written assignments; dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (England) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,950 per Whole course (International) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (England) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Teesside University Middlesbrough TS1 3BA North East

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