Law - LLM

University College Cork

 

Course Name Law - LLM
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKL14 CKL33
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters LLM
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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PAC Application Information

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1. Choose Course

Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to three courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time

The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 2 years.

LLM classes are in seminar format. This participative and interactive format of teaching is suitable for postgraduate level. Students receive advance reading lists and/or materials for each seminar.

Seminars take place in 2 hour blocks between 9:00am and 6:00pm, Monday to Friday. 10 credit modules run for 12 weeks and 5 credit modules run for 6 weeks.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+(a) Hold a BCL (Hons) Degree from the National University of Ireland with at least a 2H1;

Or

(b) Have such other relevant third level educational qualifications and/or professional experience as, in the opinion of the School of Law, qualifies...

Course Content

Expand+The LLM degree has been offered by UCC School of Law since 1992 and remains a very popular vehicle for postgraduate study at the School. Students may either focus their interest in one area, for example business or international law, or choose from a...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Modules: Students take 90 credits in total, including 30 credits of core modules and 60 credits of elective modules.

Core Modules (30 credits)
LW6538 LLM (Taught) Dissertation (30 credits)

Elective Modules (60 credits)
LW6507 Comparative Fami...

Assessment Method Students are examined by continuous assessment throughout the year and the dissertation must be submitted in September. Individual module assessments can be viewed in the Book of Modules.
Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information

The LLM degree provides students with a high-quality, broadly based postgraduate experience where a commitment to academic excellence is combined with a commitment to developing student appreciation of the practical and policy implications of the law.
Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Postgraduate Administrator
E: lawpostgrad@ucc.ie
T: +353 21 490 3995
http://www.ucc.ie/en/law-postgrad/

Prof Mary Donnelly
E: m.donnelly@ucc.ie
T: 353 21 490 2857
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