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  Law (Children's Rights and Family Law) LLM


University College Cork    School of Law

Full time & Part time September PGDip, LLM 1 year full time, 2 years part time
Law (22) Social Work (32) Sociology (33)

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The Children's Rights and Family Law LLM programme at UCC offers a unique opportunity to delve into the fascinating world of child and family law. This course provides a comprehensive understanding of both Irish and international legal perspectives, while also allowing you to engage with professionals in the field. You'll have the chance to work with renowned scholars who have a strong track record in this area. The programme also offers a Postgraduate Diploma option for those who prefer a shorter commitment. Graduates of this programme are well-equipped to work in various sectors, including government departments, NGOs, and children's organizations. Don't miss this chance to specialize in this important field.

About the course

On the LLM (Children's Rights and Family Law), you will be exposed to the law and theory on child and family law in Ireland and internationally. At the same time you will get a rare insight into various aspects of the law in action by engaging with social workers, legal professionals and others.

You will work with scholars who have a track record of outstanding scholarship on legal issues relating to children and the family.

You will have the opportunity to become involved in UCC’s innovative Child Law Clinic where you can provide research assistance to lawyers on real cases, helping to make a contribution to the quality of advocacy on children’s issues, and lobbying for the reform of child law and children’s rights. 

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Entry Requirements

To be accepted on this course, you must be approved by the School of Law.

You will normally have:

(a) A Second Class Honours Grade I in a primary honours Law degree (NFQ, Level 8) Or
(b) Have such other relevant third-level educational qualifications and/or professional experience as, in the opinion of the School of Law, qualifies the candidate under Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) to undertake the LLM (Children's Rights and Family Law) Degree.

If you are an overseas candidate, you are welcome to apply and your qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis as above.




Fees

LLM
EU Fee (Full-time): €5,140
EU Fee (Part-time): €2,575

Non EU Fee (Full-time): €10,700

PGDip
EU Fee (Full-time): €7,140
EU Fee (Part-time): €3,640

Non EU Fee (Full-time): €18,900

 Course Content

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Scholarships

A 3000 Euro reduction from the total tuition fee

Value of Scholarship(s)

3000 Euro

Eligibility

To all students from developing countries.
Student must receive an offer from the Business School
Student must accept the offer within 7 working days from the date the offer was issued.

Application Procedure

No Application Required

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