Law - Children's Rights & Family Law - LLM

University College Cork


Course Name Law - Children's Rights & Family Law - LLM
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKL29 CKL30
Course Type Postgraduate
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
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.

2. Apply Online

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Expand+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. You ...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+To be accepted on this course, you must be approved by the School of Law.

You will also normally have:

(a) A law degree with at a 2H1


(b) Have such other relevant third level educational qualifications and/or professional experience a...

Course Content

Expand+On the LLM (Children's Rights and Family Law), you will be exposed to the law and theory on child and family law in Ireland and internationally. At the same time you will get a rare insight into various aspects of the law in action by engaging with s...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take 90 credits as follows.
Core Modules
Students take core modules to the value of 80 credits as follows:
LW6507 Comparative Family Property Law (5 credits)
LW6546 Juvenile Justice (10 credits)
LW6549 International Children’s Right...

Assessment Method You will be examined by continuous assessment throughout the year and your dissertation must be submitted in September. To view individual module assessments in the Book of Modules
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
As the only qualification of its kind in Ireland, graduates are uniquely qualified in the areas of child law and family law. As well as allowing legal professionals to specialise in these areas of legal practice, gradu...

Further Enquiries Dr. Louise Crowley
T: +353 21 490 3879

Law Administrator
T: +353 21 420 5170
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