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Technology, Media and Telecommunications Law Postgraduate Certificate - Distance learning

Technology, Media and Telecommunications Law Postgraduate Certificate - Distance learning

Key information
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Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

Telecommunications Technology Media Law

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The programme draws on our established teaching and research expertise in IT law, e-commerce law, telecommunications law, computer law and media law. Law as a subject is particularly suitable for online learning in that it is primarily text-based, so delivery of teaching materials is not restricted by bandwidth limitations. Most of the relevant materials for technology, media and telecommunications law are available in digital format from databases such as Lexis and Westlaw to which you gain access through your Queen Mary student account.

We enhance your e-learning experience is enhanced by tutorials using discussion boards, blog postings and live chat for class discussions and question and answer sessions. We have designed the course to allow as much interaction and feedback between students and tutors as possible. Your understanding will be deepened by discussing your reading with fellow students and your course tutor and carrying out short tasks related to the course. We also use audio and audio-visual presentations. Completion of the LLM takes minimum three years; maximum six years part-time study and is tailored for the needs of busy practitioners or other lawyers who would like to obtain specialist knowledge in the technology, media and telecommunications field.

This programme will: give you expertise in the legal regimes governing the supply and use of technology, media and telecommunications; examine the complex issues concerning national and international law and policy relating to technology, media and telecommunications; analyse how technology, media and telecommunications law has affected the application of traditional legal principles; enable you to apply your learning, knowledge, skills and expertise to your work straight away and help to further your career; allow you to decide how far you wish to take your study. The certificate requires the successful completion of 60 credits over a minimum of one year.

Different course options

Study mode

Distance without attendance

Duration

2 years

Start date

SEP

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£5,030

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£5,030

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have an upper second class honours degree in law (or with law as a major element) at a British university or the equivalent in other universities. Equivalent professional qualifications and experience are accepted at the discretion of the Programme Director.