Taught course

Media and Entertainment Law

Institution
London Metropolitan University · School of Social Sciences
Qualifications
LLMPGDip

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 6.0 in each component) or equivalent is normally required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This qualification has been developed for those who wish to acquire expertise in media and entertainment law.

This area of law includes intellectual property, contracts, and defamation as these relate to media, including social media, and to areas such as advertising, music and sports law. It has been designed specifically for those working in, or wishing to enter the media and entertainment fields; or for those with, or without legal backgrounds who wish to broaden their expertise.

This course will enable you to:
  • develop your academic knowledge and awareness of issues in media and entertainment law
  • increase your understanding of the legal dimension to activities taking place in the media and entertainment fields and the extent to which they might give rise to legal issues
  • focus on the practical application of the law
  • benefit from expertise of tutors with strong relevant backgrounds in the academic world and in legal practice with a number practising as barristers or solicitors.

Information for international students

All applicants must be able to demonstrate proficiency in the English language. Applicants who require a Tier 4 student visa may need to provide an IELTS score of 6.5.

Fees and funding

UK students
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International students
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Qualification and course duration

LLM

distance learning
15 months

PGDip

distance learning
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Informa Professional Academy
Email
londonmet@informa.com
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7017 4940