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26 July 2017
About the course
This course is particularly suitable for people who work for regulatory bodies, whether in legal departments or as field or enforcement officers, environmental consultants, planners, solicitors, barristers, those who work in regulated industries, such as waste or water, and academics. •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 on this course which combines one core module with a diverse range of optional modules •Study at your own pace through flexible distance learning, with the option to exit at one of several points with a postgraduate award •Boost your career prospects and differentiate yourself in a competitive job market, while remaining in full-time employment •Engage in a wide variety of fascinating modules that look behind the key issues regarding food law
Food Law modules:
Food Law in the UK and EU – provides a foundation for further modules. You will gain an overview of the legal concepts relevant to the control and administration of the food industry, the statutory control of trading conduct and trade practices through the use of criminal law, as well as how food law is enforced. You will gain an understanding of the purposes and background of food law, both domestic and EU.
You will also select elective modules which might include: •Food Consumer Protection Law •Food Marketing Law •Food Safety Law •Food Souces Protection Law •Negotiated Study
Dissertation You must also undertake a dissertation, providing an invaluable opportunity to work in depth on a particular aspect of the law. You will need to enhance your technical knowledge and critical awareness in a subject of your choice. In order to obtain the LLM in Food Law it is necessary to write a dissertation with a food law theme.
Note: All modules are subject to change in order to keep content current.
This course equips you to enter legal and other work relating to food issues.