Entry requirements

You will need a good degree in Law (minimum 2.2) or, an honours degree in another discipline plus either the CPE (Common Professional Examination) or GDL (Graduate Diploma in Law) conversion qualification. Applicants from other disciplines will be welcomed in appropriate circumstances, particularly if they have experience in the area, even if not as lawyers.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The LLM Health Law and Ethics addresses the growing interest of Medicine, Law and Ethics. 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 a growing need for qualified legal professionals with an understanding of Health Law

The course will involve you in the study of key issues relating to legal principles applied in the context of health and medicine. You will be supported in gaining high-level understanding of the organisational, regulatory and legal structures underpinning medical and health practice.

Information for international students

English Language Requirements: IELTS 6.5 is required by applicants whose first language is not English.

Fees and funding

UK students
2016 entry: £5,900 (full-time); £2,950 per year (part-time)
International students
2016 entry: £12,600 (full-time); £6,300 per year (part-time)

Nottingham Law School offers a number of competitive scholarships. For full details please visit: www.ntu.ac.uk/scholarshipsnls

Qualification and course duration

LLM

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Nottingham Law School Enquiries
Email
nls.enquiries@ntu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 115 848 4460