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International Sports Law in Practice

Sheffield Hallam University

LL.M. Online
12 months
Duration
8525 GBP/year
7420 GBP/year
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About

This International Sports Law in Practice programme from Sheffield Hallam University helps you gain expertise in resolving sporting disputes, as well as understanding the regulation of sporting activities and relationships, via negotiation, arbitration, pre–trial behaviour and litigation.

Overview

Course summary

  • Understand, analyse, critically evaluate and unlock complex sporting disputes.
  • Learn how to effectively advise and represent real clients, via pre–trial behaviour, written and oral submissions, applications for disclosure, witness statements (including examination) and advocacy at the hearing.
  • Gain expertise in either football law or anti–doping law and present a case to a sporting judicial forum.

Designed and delivered by internationally recognised experts, this course offers expertise in the practice and procedure before the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), FIFA's Dispute Resolution Chamber (DRC), UK Anti–Doping and other disciplinary courts and tribunals, with emphasis on the effective representation of the client in the resolution of complex sporting disputes.

Future careers

This International Sports Law in Practice programme from Sheffield Hallam University prepares you for a career in:

  • anti–doping law
  • football law
  • sports marketing and sponsorship
  • sports agencies
  • sport governing bodies
  • sport clubs
  • private practice
Previous graduates of this course have gone on to work for anti–doping agencies, football clubs and sport governing bodies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Consultancy Project (By Consultancy Or Dissertation)  
  • Commercial Regulation And Contractual Obligations In Sport  
  • International Sports Marketing And Sponsorship  
  • Law, Regulation, Sport And Society
  • Anti-Doping Law  
  • Football Law

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:2 degree or above in Law, Business, Sports Science or a related degree.
  • Relevant work experience will be considered.
  • You also need to provide two satisfactory references.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8525 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8525 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7420 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7420 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

International Sports Law in Practice
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Sheffield Hallam University

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