University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Law, Medicine and Healthcare

The programme provides the opportunity to gain advanced specialist knowledge in preparation for medical legal practice; it suits medical practitioners and health service workers.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Class Honours BA or LLB law degree, or equivalent. Other qualifications may be considered. IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each component).

Course modules

Students take 3 core modules, including legal research training, plus a selection of optional modules. Core modules include: Legal research training; health care decision-making and the law; medical malpractice litigation; trust and power in health care; mental health: law and policy; comparative medical ethics and the law at the beginning and end of life; intellectual property rights in life sciences; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time £ 5,300 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
LLM Full-time £ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
LLM Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

Key information

PG Recruitment
Telephone number: 
0151 794 5927