Taught course

Intellectual Property and Commercial Practice

Institution
Swansea University · College of Law and Criminology
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

The entry requirements for the LLM in Intellectual Property and Commercial Practice is a 2:2 honours degree (or above) or cognate discipline. Candidates with relevant experience are also encouraged to apply.

English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

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It is estimated that 70% of a typical company’s value today lies in its intangible assets. This programme focuses on the intangible or ‘hidden’ assets and explores how companies can manage them in an effective commercial manner. The Programme will not only have an appeal to the aspiring practicing lawyer looking for a high level career in an international law firm or multinational company but also for legal advisers to small/medium sized enterprises.

Modules typically include:

  • Law of Intellectual Assets Management & Transactions
  • E-Commerce
  • International Intellectual Property Law
  • Competition Law
  • International Commercial Arbitration
  • International Corporate Law and Governance
  • Ship and Other Mobile Assets Finance Law

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page.

Qualification and course duration

LLM

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Baris Soyer
Email
llm@swansea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1792 295125