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Full time & Part time September LLM One year full-time, Two years part-time
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The Health Law LLM programme is designed for individuals interested in the intersection of medicine and law. With the increasing demand for legal professionals with expertise in health law, this course offers a comprehensive understanding of key principles and specialist areas within the field. Whether you have a law background or come from another discipline, as long as you demonstrate commitment and relevant experience, you are welcome to apply. The programme offers flexibility with full-time and part-time study options, and the opportunity to choose modules from other LLM subject areas. Scholarships are available, and you can also study individual modules for Continuing Professional Development.

About the course

This course addresses the growing interest in the interface of medicine and law.  With the increasing pressure on resource allocation within the National Health Service and current debates on an individual’s capacity to consent or refuse medical treatment, there is growing need for qualified legal professionals with an understanding of health law.

About the LLM Health Law

This course examines general principles such as consent to treatment and medical ethics, together with more specialist areas of Health Law including the law relating to:

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Entry Requirements

- A good law degree, 2.2 or above.
- Applicants whose first degree is not Law will be required to provide evidence of commitment to the LLM subject that they wish to study.
- Applicants from other disciplines will be welcomed in appropriate circumstances, particularly if they have experience in the area, even if not as lawyers.

We specify these minimum entry requirements, but we will assess you individually on your ability to benefit from the course. We sometimes offer places on the basis of non-standard entry qualifications, and industrial or professional experience.

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Where is Nottingham Trent University

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Eunice Deladem Ohenewaa Mensah


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