Taught course

Computer and Communications Law (distance learning)

Institution
Queen Mary, University of London · Centre for Commercial Law Studies - CCLS
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

Law graduates

Entry to the programme is a degree in law, or a degree with a substantial law content, of at least 2.1 honours (or equivalent). Law graduates with 2.2 honours who also have other legal qualifications and/or substantial professional legal experience may also qualify.

If you do not meet the above entry requirments then you should consider the 'Pre-Sessional Module on Legal Systems, Research Skills and Writing for IT Law'.

If you are unsure if you are suitable for the programme please contact KNect365 Learning.

All applicants should apply through KNect365 Learning, not through Queen Mary University of London. Apply now via the online application form on the KNect365 Learning website.

KNect365 Learning work with Queen Mary to promote and recruit to our Distance Learning programmes in Computer and Communications Law. For application or course enquiries queries please contact KNect365 Learning.

Non-law graduates

Non-law graduates with a minimum second class honours degree, that have also obtained a Merit (or 60 per cent) in the Common Professional Examination (CPE) or Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) recognised by the UK professional bodies, may also qualify. Non-law graduates may also be considered on the basis of exceptional professional experience (of at least five years) in a legal area or an area directly related to their programme of study.

In all cases, a full online application is required in order for a fair assessment and decision to be made. Each application is considered on its merits and on sight of full application documents.

A full and detailed CV is required for all applications and is particularly relevant where professional experience needs to be considered.

Months of entry

January, August

Course content

  • Undertake a flexible, alternative study solution to the traditional on campus programmes, tailor-made for working professionals in the areas outlined below and studied 100% ONLINE
  • Improve your career prospects by gaining a high level qualification without compromising your work commitments and gain the professional skills and practical experience that businesses are looking for today
  • Benefit from teaching which includes industry experience and is informed by world-leading research
  • Choose the modules and the dissertation to tailor the programme precisely to your needs and to the needs of your business and ensure you have the best opportunities in your career progression

With the programme being delivered at different levels, the needs are met of a truly diverse student body. High competition for jobs means having additional training and education can be a real advantage, whether you are in the market for a new career or simply want to progress in your existing position.

Information for international students

Click here for more information. Please also see the international page and the English language requirements.

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

PGCert

full time
N/A months
part time
N/A months
flexible
N/A months
distance learning
12-24 months

Course contact details

Name
KNect365
Email
qmul@knect365.com
Phone
+44 (0)20 7017 4483