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Sports Law (Distance Learning)

LL.M. Online
27 months
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3866 GBP/year
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About

This Sports Law (Distance Learning) course from De Montfort University is at the forefront of sports law education in the UK. It combines the academic study of sports law with a very important practical dimension, which involves undertaking case studies in a number of modules. 

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Overview

This Sports Law (Distance Learning) course from  De Montfort University  is designed for lawyers and non-legal professionals with an interest in the field of sports law, particularly those involved in sports management.

The LLM is studied by distance learning and is fully assessed by coursework and a dissertation. The distance learning mode involves optional attendance at Leicester De Montfort Law School, for a maximum of ten Saturday study days during the period of study. The course is structured in a way that allows you to exit at one of several points, if desired, each with a postgraduate award.

Graduate careers

This course equips you to enter legal and other work relating to sport issues.

Sports lawyer Ben is youngest Championship boss.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • The Sports Regulatory Regime and Sports Rights 
  • Commercial Aspects of Sport
  • Event Management
  • Negotiated Study
  • Representing the Athlete/Player
  • Sport, Broadcasting and New Media
  • Sports Governance
  • The Sports Participant and the Courts
  • Sports and Ethics (Advanced)

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 27 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

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.
Required

English requirements

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

  • You should have a good honours degree or overseas equivalent, or an appropriate professional qualification. Some background knowledge of law is useful, but a degree in law is not essential.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3866 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8700 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 27 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3866 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8700 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 27 months.

Accelerated LLM - £9,000

Funding

We are committed to helping our graduates enhance their careers and personal development through further study, which is why we offer the Vice-Chancellor’s 2020 Scholarship. This gives DMU graduates a tuition fee discount of up to 50 per cent on selected full-time and part-time postgraduate courses, based on academic achievement and merit.

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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!

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