Law - Business Law - LLM

University College Cork


Course Name Law - Business Law - LLM
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code PDLB
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters LLM
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
Application Date

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1. Choose Course
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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.

Course Practicalities
LLM classes are in seminar format. This participative and interactive format of teaching is suitable for ...

Course Fee

Expand+The EU fee for this course is €7,130; €3,630 (Year 1 Part-time); €3,630 (Year 2 Part-time).

The Non-EU fee for this course is €17,500

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Entry Requirements

Expand+Candidates must be approved by the School of Law and must normally:

(a) hold a Second Class Honours Grade I in a primary honours Law degree (NFQ, Level 8);


(b) have such other relevant third level educational qualifications and/or profess...

Course Content

Expand+The course combines a focus on realities of business law in practice with a broader discussion of relevant theoretical and policy issues. The course builds on the School’s wide range of expertise and knowledge in a broad range of aspects of busines...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Modules: Students take 90 credits in total, including 35 credits of core modules and 55 credits of elective modules.

Core Modules (35 credits)
LW6594 LLM (Business Law) Dissertation (30 credits)
LW6595 Business Law in Practice (5 credits)


Assessment Method Generally 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

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
Graduates of this degree will be well placed to seek employment in any area of business law, within Ireland, Europe or internationally. Employment opportunities include specialist legal practice in the commercial and ...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr Fidelma White (Programme Coordinator)
+353 21 490 2176

Law Administrator
+353 21 420 5170
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