Law (online Distance Learning), L.L.M.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
University rank #41 Online
The LLM in Law by online distance learning offers an exciting and flexible range of modules. It allows you to choose six modules from our range of LLM modules therefore enabling you to tailor the LLM to suit your specific professional and personal needs.

About

To be effective on the international stage, legal professionals, business people and policymakers need to understand different legal cultures and ways of operating and communicating within alternative business contexts and regulatory frameworks. This programme provides an ideal learning environment for such individuals to develop the skills and knowledge upon which further study or a relevant career can be built.

The programme spans foundational issues in areas of law, including:

  • Commercial law
  • Information technology law
  • Intellectual property law
  • Medical law
  • Innovation and competition law

Learning outcomes

Having studied the programme, you will emerge with an understanding of legal issues not just in the legal context, but with a sound grounding in ethics, social and theoretical contexts.

Career opportunities

Graduates of our online distance learning programmes progress to a range of careers in Law and related legal fields, including work in local and international firms, government legal departments, other public institutions, international organisations and in academia.

The programmes are also an ideal platform for advanced research.

Programme Structure

Programme structure

You must complete a total of six courses (120 credit points) and complete a dissertation (60 credit points) over your chosen period of study.

Please visit our website for details of the courses that you can study on this programme.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
  • Credits
    90 ECTS

    The LLM in Law by online distance learning offers an exciting and flexible range of modules. It allows you to choose six modules from our range of LLM modules therefore enabling you to tailor the LLM to suit your specific professional and personal needs.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Fully structured
    • Attendance
      No Attendance
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Take IELTS test

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Upper Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

A UK 2:1 honours degree or its equivalent if outside the UK.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You don’t need a visa to study in this programme.

Tuition Fee

Funding

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.