Edinburgh Law School

University of Edinburgh

Law (Online Distance Learning)

The Postgraduate Certificate in Law provides a flexible way for legal professionals, policy makers and practitioners in the private and public sectors to develop the confidence and study/research skills upon which further study in law, or a relevant career, can be built. The programme offers a flexible route to further postgraduate study as successful students can choose to transfer credits gained to one of our LLM programmes. This certificate provides a flexible way for legal professionals, policymakers and practitioners in the private and public sectors to develop the confidence and study/research skills upon which further study in law, or a relevant career, can be built. It also offers a flexible route to further postgraduate study as successful students can choose to transfer credits gained to one of our LLM programmes. The programme enables you to engage with a range of subject areas within the discipline, which may include: Commercial law Information technology law Intellectual property law Medical law

Course modules

You can choose three masters-level courses that best reflect your personal interests and objectives. Courses are chosen from our full range of LLM courses and detailed information about your course options can be found on the programme website. Upon successful completion of the programme, you will have the option of graduating with the Certificate or continuing your studies through a facilitated transfer onto one of the Edinburgh Law School's LLM programmes by online distance learning.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert On-line study September 2017 - 1 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert On-line study September 2017 - 20 Months

Campus details

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Distance learning

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Law Distance Learning Team
Telephone number: 
01316507129