Law & Technology

University College Cork

 

Course Name Law & Technology
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code PCLT
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Certificate National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters PG Cert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
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Duration 1 year part-time.

Additional Teaching Mode Information
The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 1 year.
Course Fee The EU fee for this course is €2,630.
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Entry Requirements

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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), or

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

Comment Course Practicalities
Classes are in seminar format. This participative and interactive format of teaching is suitable for postgraduate level. You will receive advance reading lists and/or materials for each seminar. Seminars take place in two-hour blocks between 9am and 6pm, Monday to Friday. 10 credit modules run for 12 weeks and 5 credit modules run for 6 weeks.
Course Content

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On the Postgraduate Certificate in Law and Technology, you will study current and emerging legal issues arising from the inter-relationship between law and technology from regulatory and commercial perspectives.

You will discuss no...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take core modules to the value of 30 credits as follows:
LW6541 Electronic Commerce Law (10 credits)
LW6574 Intellectual Property and Internet Regulation (10 credits)
LW6560 Cybercrime (10 credits)

Modules
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Assessment Method You will be examined by continuous assessment throughout the year. Individual module assessments can be viewed in the Book of Modules
Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
As well as allowing legal professionals to specialise in this area of legal practice, graduates of the Certificate are equipped with skills appropriate to commercial and compliance roles in technology businesses or to regulatory roles, including in the public sector.
Further Enquiries Law Administrator
E: lawpostgrad@ucc.ie
T: 353 21 420 5170
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