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LLM Business Law / International Business Law (distance learning)

LLM Business Law / International Business Law (distance learning)

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Distance without attendance | De Montfort University | 27 months | SEP

Study mode

Distance without attendance

Duration

27 months

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

LLM - Master of Laws

Subject areas

Company Law International Business Studies International Law

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

Reasons to study Business Law/International Business Law at DMU:

This course will develop your understanding of key areas in business law and international business law. It is designed for business executives and professionals, and is particularly suitable for lawyers, accountants, managers and human resources professionals.

Develop your own personal pathway

  • This course combines one core module with a diverse range of optional modules

Study at your own pace

  • Enjoy flexible distance learning, with the option to exit at one of several points with a postgraduate award

Differentiate yourself in the job market

  • Gain a competitive edge by increasing your knowledge of business law

Boost your employability

  • Improve your career and employability options in a globalised job market

Teaching and assessment

The LLM is studied by distance learning and is fully assessed by coursework and a dissertation. The distance learning mode involves optional attendance at Leicester De Montfort Law School, for a maximum of ten Saturday study days during the period of study. The course is structured in a way that allows you to exit at one of several points, if desired, each with a postgraduate award.

Graduate careers

This career development course equips you to enter legal and other work relating to the operation and regulation of businesses, both in the UK and overseas.

Modules

In this module you will examine the sources of UK law and EU law and the status and consequences within them. You will also cover the single market and the free movement of goods within Europe. You will explore the classification and characteristics of personal property rights, examine business responsibility for goods and service and investigate the freedom of contract, public policy and business contracting. You will also examine the state regulation and self-regulation of business and their licensing activity.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (overall cost)

£8,700

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally hold an undergraduate degree in any subject with a minimum pass of 2:2, or equivalent overseas qualification, or an appropriate professional qualification. Some background knowledge of law is useful , but a degree in law is not essential.

University information

De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) offers the perfect combination of award-winning teaching and specialist facilities. Based in the centre of the bustling and multicultural city of Leicester, located in the heart of England, our campus blends the historical and the new and has provided an inspiring place to study for more than 150 years. Studying a postgraduate course allows you to go further in your knowledge and your career. You can...more

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