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Diploma in Law and Economics modules

Read about the Diploma in Law and Economics.

The Diploma in Law and Economics is available to study full-time for one year (12 months).

Students must take a total of 120 credits to include the core Dissertation - 90% /Group Presentation 10% (30 credits). The remaining 90 credits must be taken as one law module ( credits) or two law modules (22.5 credits) and three finance module (15 credits).

Pre-sessional course (optional): Mathematics and Statistics (week 0)

Students who want to review concepts such as statistical distributions and matrix algebra have the option to attend modules during induction week (week zero) within the School of Economics and Finance.

Pre-sessional course (optional): Law (week 1): offered within the Centre of Commercial Law Studies

  • You will be also presented with basic Statistics and Statistical software (Eviews) - Semester A)
  • Quantitative Research methods for Lawyers - optional non-credit bearing (Semester B). Finance modules.

Compulsory modules

Economics elective modules

Each finance module is worth 15 credits.

Semester A

Semester B

Law elective modules

  •  credits modules are taught over one Semester either A or B
  •  credits modules are taught over two Semesters A and B.

Semester A

Semester B

Semester A and B

  • QLLM044 International and Comparative Competition Law
  • QLLM025 E-commerce Law
  • QLLM060 International Merger Control
  • QLLM062 International Tax Law I
  • QLLM069 Law of Finance and Foreign Investment in Emerging Economies
  • QLLM124 European Union Competition Law
  • QLLM128 Telecommunications Law
  • QLLM178 Competition Law, Intellectual Property and Innovation
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