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31 January 2018
Flexible distance learning for the busy professional
This course will develop your understanding of key areas in business law and international business law. It is designed for business executives and professionals, and is particularly suitable for lawyers, accountants, managers and human resources professionals. •Informa This course is delivered in partnership with Informa Professional Academy, an organisation dedicated to working with leading academic bodies to provide high-calibre and well respected distance learning postgraduate courses •Develop your own personal pathway This course combines one core module with a diverse range of optional modules •Study at your own pace Enjoy flexible distance learning, with the option to exit at one of several points with a postgraduate award •Differentiate yourself in the job market Gain a competitive edge by increasing your knowledge of business law •Boost your employability Improve your career and employability options in a globalised job market
Teaching and assessment
The LLM is studied by distance learning and is fully assessed by coursework and a dissertation. The distance learning mode involves optional attendance at Leicester De Montfort Law School, for a maximum of ten Saturday study days during the period of study. The course is structured in a way that allows you to exit at one of several points, if desired, each with a postgraduate award.
Choose your own modules!
Business Law in the UK and EU – in this module you will examine the sources of UK law and EU law and the status and consequences within them. You will also cover the single market and the free movement of goods within Europe. You will explore the classification and characteristics of personal property rights, examine business responsibility for goods and service and investigate the freedom of contract, public policy and business contracting. You will also examine the state regulation and self-regulation of business and their licensing activity.
Plus optional modules which may include:
• Aspects of Discrimination in Business
• Business Taxation
• Civil Liberties in the Workplace
• Collective Labour Law
• Company Law
• Consumer Law
• Corporate Insolvency Law
• EU Competition Law
• European e-Commerce Law
• Individual Labour Law
• Intellectual Property Law
• Law of Health and Safety
• Laws of International Trade
• Negotiated Study
• Personal Insolvency Law
• Private International Law
• Sale and Supply of Goods
Note: All modules are subject to change in order to keep content current.