ULLM – The Hong Kong Management Association
LLM Legal Practice Programmes (Commercial Law/Conflict Resolution/Intellectual Property)

LLM Legal Practice Programmes (Commercial Law/Conflict Resolution/Intellectual Property)

Overview

The LLM Legal Practice programmes are designed for law or non-law graduates who wish to specialize in a particular area of the law. Those with an academic grounding in English law would still find the programme beneficial in terms of enhancing their skills or specializing in relevant areas. Total there are three areas:

– Conflict Resolution; or
– Intellectual Property; or
– Commercial Law

The structured course is taught by qualified lawyers with lectures and practical workshops, and with online resources and learning tools to develop students’ legal skills.

The University of Law is the course operator and awarding body of the Hong Kong programmes, while The Hong Kong Management Association provides teaching venues and administrative support.

Jun 23
Information Seminar
Time:
19:00 - 20:00
Venue:
First Commercial Building


Early Bird Discount

Save up to:

HK$15,000

Deadline for Discount:

August 1, 2020
Details

Information at a Glance

Commencement Date:

October 5, 2020
(Tentative)

Tuition fee:

HK$100,000

Medium of Instruction:

English
Brochure Expression of Interest

The University of Law

Renowned History

• One of the UK’s longest-established specialist providers of legal education since 1876

Quality Teaching

• Courses are taught by qualified lawyers. Students will also benefit from practical training other than just theoretical teaching
• Access to a number of opportunities to work on cases while studying

Powerful Networking

• UK’s largest legal alumni group with over 71,000 members, many of whom are qualified lawyers in Hong Kong, Malaysia, England and Wales
• Working with 90 of the top 100 UK law firms
• Close links with a wide range of barristers’ chambers

Promising Career

• A number of experts providing one-to-one support for Legal Career and employability service

Flexible Study Options

• Can choose 1 focus area
• Class Pattern: 1 weekday night + Saturday morning

 

Details

Structure
Modules Credit Assessments
English Legal Systems and Business Structures 30 Assessed by a written coursework assignment
(between 4,500 and 6,000 words each)
English Law of Obligations 30
Advanced Dispute Resolution Law and Practice 60 credits (choose 2 out of 3 modules)
Commercial Law and Practice
Intellectual Property Law and Practice
Research Methods 20 Assessed by a presentation of a detailed written dissertation proposal
Professional Practice Dissertation (PPD) 40 Assessed by submission of the dissertation itself (7,500 words)

Advanced Dispute Resolution Law and Practice is a compulsory module for students who specialise in Conflict Resolution
Commercial Law and Practice is a compulsory module for students who specialise in Commerical Law
Intellectual Property Law and Practice is a compulsory module for students who specialise in Intellectual Property

Testimonials

Admissions

Entry Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a second class honours (lower division) or above or equivalent

English Proficiency: An English Language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above with a minimum of 6.0 in each component. Applicants who have completed their Bachelor’s degree fully in English may be exempted from the English Language proficiency requirement.

Tuition

HK$ 100,000* (by instalments)

* Students can enjoy 5% (early bird discount) + 10% (bursary discount) for application submitted and offer accepted on or before 1 August 2020.

Enquiry

Course Details

Ms Fion Sze
Phone: 2774 8504
Email: ulaw@hkma.org.hk

General Enquiry

Phone: 2774 8500
Email: hkma@hkma.org.hk
Fax: 2365 1000

It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.