University of Cumbria

University of Cumbria

Law

This course offers 3 career specialisation options: International commercial law with international alternative dispute resolution or international criminal law with forensics or information technology and international communications law. It is often a vehicle for gaining promotion to middle and senior management, by demonstrating a broader capability and knowledge than in business alone. As international commercial law and international alternative dispute resolution development continues to grow and evolve, this programme offers the opportunity to those who want to develop their careers to gain the qualification in just 1 year. The programme is taught on campus, and will provide flexibility to study while working; a collaborative online learning with other professionals in similar or different fields; an opportunity to share best legal practices and full research based assessments, mirroring your experience and practice. Interactive learning where knowledge that can be applied immediately is one of the key features of the programme. The course offers an interactive experience and the opportunity to build an international network as well as enhanced knowledge of global legal trends

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd Class Honours degree.

Course modules

All students on the programme will study the following modules: Legal research and methodology; courtroom advocacy and dispute resolution in law; research project; the remaining 40 credits will come from the following pathways which offer set modules to study. International commercial law with international dispute resolution: Corporate governance; international trade agreements with world trade organisations. International criminal law and forensics: International criminal law and procedure; criminal evidence and forensic psychology. Information technology and international communications law: Cybercrime and investigation; communication law in UK and international.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time October 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Fusehill Street, Carlisle Carlisle CA1 2HH North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiry Centre
Telephone number: 
0845 6061144