Taught course

Food Law LLM (distance learning)

Institution
De Montfort University · Leicester De Montfort Law School
Qualifications
PGDipLLM

Entry requirements

You should have a good honours degree or overseas equivalent, or an appropriate professional qualification. Some background knowledge of law is useful, but a degree in law is not essential. English Language requirements If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.5 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required. English language tuition is available at DMU both before and during the course, if required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Food law is a dynamic area of law, heavily influenced by developments at an EU level. Over the years the course has recruited students from all over the globe and from many different backgrounds. A typical student may be an Environmental Health Officer, or work in the food industry, or a practising lawyer or a consultant. As such the course is specifically designed for lawyers and non-legal professionals with interests in the food law field, particularly those involved in the food industry.

  • 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

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.5 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required. English language tuition is available at DMU both before and during the course, if required.

Fees and funding

UK students
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International students
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Qualification and course duration

PGDip

distance learning
15 months

LLM

distance learning
15-27 months

Course contact details

Name
Informa Professional Academy
Email
dmu@informa.com
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7017 7490