Law - Environmental & Natural Resources Law - LLM

University College Cork


Course Name Law - Environmental & Natural Resources Law - LLM
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKL48 CKL49
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 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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Duration 1 year Full-time; 2 years Part-time

The part-time option will be taught during weekday 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 2H1. Candidates with other third level qualifications and/or relevant professional experience are also encouraged to apply. Applications...


Expand+Course Practicalities
The course involves a combination of lectures and directed study. Some programme modules (those offered in conjunction with the LLM Marine and Maritime Law, i.e. Marine Environmental Law, Natural Resources Law, International En...

Course Content

Expand+The LLM (Environmental and Natural Resources Law) is a new programme which takes advantage of a concentration of legal expertise in the field at the School of Law, University College Cork. Academic staff at the Law School currently hold advisory role...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take a total of 90 credits.

Core Modules
Students take core modules to the value of 75 credits as follows:
LW6101 Introduction to Planning Law (5 credits)
LW6106 Legal Concepts for Heritage and Environment (5 credits)
LW6580 Environme...

Assessment Method Individual module assessments can be viewed in the Book of Modules. Most programme and non-programme modules are assessed by way of continuous assessment (essays).
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What can I do after I graduate with a [LLM (Environmental and Natural Resources Law)?

The LLM (Environmental and Natural Resources Law) aims to prepare graduates for a variety of careers in legal practice, regulation and compliance, including the...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Prof Owen McIntyre (Programme Coordinator)
+353 21 490 2090 / +353 (0)87 286 1055

Law Administrator
+353 21 420 5170
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