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LLM Mental Health Law

Course Overview

A Master of Laws (LLM) is a postgraduate degree designed to enhance your academic legal knowledge, particularly focusing on specific areas of interest. Specially designed for law and non-law graduates who want to gain a Master’s qualification in law, this course focuses specifically on developing an in-depth knowledge of Mental Health Law. The LLM Mental Health Law will provide you with the opportunity to explore issues surrounding mental health laws and regulations. You will examine the availability of services, regulation of mental health care providers and the relationship between society and people who live with mental disabilities.

WHAT WILL I STUDY?

Be taught by subject matter experts, former and current practitioners and research and teaching focused academics Focus on legal practice, not just theory Benefit from strategic partnerships with firms, regulators and accreditation bodies Learn about Legal Technology by selecting to study modules in legal technology Improve your employability by gaining important transferable skills and mapping your career with our careers team
Modules
  • Mental Health Law
  • Research Methods Training (sessions throughout Terms 1 and 2 / 1-4)

Elective Modules

  • Medical Law and Ethics
  • International Criminal Law
  • International Human Rights
  • Dissertation in Mental Health Law

Entry Requirements

Minimum second class honours Degree

Funding Options

PC
ULA
Notes
*All elective modules are subject to availability.

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