Law

Courses

Students enter a Harvard-style lecture theatre in the Law and Psychology building.Our LLM International Cyber Regulation & Policy immerses you in the policies, regulation and policing of cyberspace and telecommunications. You will develop legal research skills, acquire expert knowledge of cyber law and regulatory telecommunications frameworks, and gain revealing insights into issues surrounding law enforcement and the protection of rights in cyberspace.

An optional work placement provides the opportunity for you to spend up to sixty hours in an appropriate legal practice or in a relevant role within an IT or telecommunications company, enhancing your employability with experience of regulatory enforcement in a real-world setting.

The programme is ideal for law graduates, graduates from related subjects such as social sciences, and those who are already working in the telecommunications or cyberspace industries. If you are seeking a future career either as part of a cybercrime unit or in a legal compliance role within IT companies or national telecommunications regulatory bodies, this is the programme for you. If you are qualified to practice law, you could also pursue a career in independent legal practice with specialist knowledge of the infringement of rights matters.

Alternatively, you can interrogate a variety of aspects of law, criminology and cyber regulation in depth on our MRes Masters by Research.

Courses

Course Name Qualification UCAS Code
International Cyber Regulation & Policy LLM Apply Direct

You may also be interested in:

Course Name Qualification UCAS Code
Masters by Research MRes Apply Direct

Facilities

The Law and Psychology building, viewed from near the Hub.The £6m Law and Psychology building provides contemporary teaching and learning facilities for students in the Department of Law and Criminology.

The three-storey building includes a 250-seat lecture theatre, seminar and tutorial rooms, and social learning areas which encourage a more informal and interactive style of learning.

Elsewhere on campus, there is a mooting room (a mock courtroom) and the EHU Police Training and Simulation Facility, part of which is furbished as a police station, which simulates a wide range of crime scenes.

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Open Days and Virtual Events

A member of staff speaks with a prospective student and her father during an open day.If you are considering studying at Edge Hill University, the best way to gain an insight into the student experience is to discover our stunning campus for yourself by attending an open day.

You can tour the campus, including the halls of residence, with a student guide. There will also be opportunities to attend presentations and view subject facilities.

Alternatively, our virtual open day pages offer the chance to discover everything that Edge Hill University has to offer and find out more about any subjects of interest, including law, through a series of online activities.

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Chat Online with our Postgraduate Recruitment Manager

If you’re interested in postgraduate study at Edge Hill University, you can chat online with Rachael Buckley, our Postgraduate Recruitment Manager.

Rachael will be online every Wednesday between 10am and 2pm to answer any questions you might have about our postgraduate courses, entry criteria or how to apply.

You are also welcome to get in touch with us via live chat at any other time, Monday-Friday 9am-5pm, when our Course Enquiries team will be happy to assist you.

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