University of Southampton
Information Technology and Commerce
The programme is designed to bring together the all-important aspects of commercial law with the ever-increasing impact of information technology law. This programme provides a comprehensive grounding in the legal and regulatory environment in which this technological change is taking place. You will have the opportunity to choose from a broad range of subject areas and tailor the programme to your own individual needs and interests. You will develop an in-depth understanding of the legal response to these changes and the reasons why the law is moving in a particular direction. With a sound understanding of this important area of law and a readiness to apply that knowledge commercially, you will be well-equipped to compete for careers in the corporate and business world.
An Upper�2nd Class Bachelors Degree in Law (or a degree with a substantial legal component) is normally required, but account may also be taken of practical work experience or professional qualifications within the relevant field of study. We welcome applications from international students. Mature applicants without formal qualifications but relevant work experience are also encouraged to apply.
Core modules: Dissertation. Option modules: principles of secured transactions; advanced secured transactions; corporate governance of boards; corporate governance: shareholders� rights and responsibilities; international trade law; World Trade Organisation and regional economic integration; internet law; commercial conflict of laws and international litigation; international commercial arbitration; carriage by air; insurance law; intellectual property law and theory.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Highfield Campus||Southampton||SO17 1BJ||South East|
Business and Law
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