Law - Marine & Maritime Law - LLM

University College Cork

 

Course Name Law - Marine & Maritime Law - LLM
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKL46 CKL47
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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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 weekdays working hours over 2 years.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Candidates must be approved by the School of Law. They must normally hold a Law Degree (Level 8) with at least a Second Class Honours Grade 1. Candidates with other third level qualifications and/or relevant professional experience are also encourage...

Comment Course Practicalities
The course involves a combination of lectures and directed study, and clinical learning. Programme modules are scheduled on Fridays and Saturdays in order to facilitate a flexible workload programme to students, particularly those with a professional career. Non-programme modules are available throughout the week, and where available through digital recording.
Course Content

Expand+The LLM (Marine and Maritime Law) at the School of Law, University College Cork is a new programme which brings together the best legal expertise in the field in Ireland. It covers a range of legal topics from purely Shipping and Maritime Law to Mari...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Modules: Students take 90 credits in total, including 50 credits of core modules and 40 credits of elective modules.

Core Modules (50 credits)
Students take core modules to the value of 55 credits.
LW6620 Introduction to the Law of the Sea (10 c...

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 Skills and Careers Information

The course allows students to acquire an education in Marine Law, or in purely commercial Maritime Law. The LLM (Marine and Maritime Law) prepares them to access professions with the following bodies:

Legal professions
Governmental and regulatory agencies
Local government
Industry
Utilities
Infrastructure developers
Non-governmental organisations (NGOs)
Marine, maritime and Environmental consultancy
International organisations / secretariats
Academia
Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Postgraduate Administrator
lawpostgrad@ucc.ie
E: +353 21 490 3995
http://www.ucc.ie/en/law-postgrad/

Dr Bjorn-Oliver Magsig
E: bjornoliver.magsig@ucc.ie
T: +353 21 490 2376
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