Edinburgh Law School

University of Edinburgh

Innovation, Technology and the Law

This programme aims to promote advanced knowledge and understanding of the relationships between law, technology, commerce and society in the widest possible sense. It explores the role of law in responding to, regulating and promoting, new and emerging technologies, and also emphasises the role of technology in supporting and guiding legal and judicial processes. The focus of the degree is on the international nature of the subject matter and each course offers a comparative analysis of current legal developments. Please note this programme is not available for entry in 2018/19.

Course modules

This programme offers a range of courses from the fields of technology, communications, IP and medical law with an international perspective, giving you the option to tailor the programme to suit your needs and interests. For 2017/18 the programme structure consists of 180 credits, comprising taught courses worth 120 credits and a 10,000 word dissertation worth 60 credits. For detailed information about courses being offered on this programme please visit our website.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time - 1 Years
LLM Part-time - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Central area campus EH8 9JZ Scotland

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Edinburgh Law School Postgraduate Office
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