Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme aims to give students expertise in the legal regimes governing the supply and use of computer and communications technology. The course examines the complex issues concerning national and international law and policy relating to computer and communications technology.

Course Modules

Modules include: Computer crime; privacy and data protection law; internet content regulation; online media regulation; information and communications technology and competition law; broadcasting regulation; regulation of cross'border online gambling; online dispute resolution in e'commerce; IT outsourcing; advanced ip issues: protection of computer software; advanced ip issues: digital rights management; intellectual property: foundation; online trademarks; cloud computing; online banking and financial services; computer crime; online dispute resolution in e'commerce; it outsourcing; privacy and data protection law; internet content regulation; information security and the law; internet jurisdictional issues and dispute resolution in e'commerce; mergers and acquisitions in the it sector; e'commerce law; taxation and electronic commerce; information and communications technology and competition law; online trademarks; cloud computing; online dispute resolution in e'commerce; privacy and data protection law; information security and the law; European telecommunications law; international telecommunications law; information and communications technology and competition law.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants should apply for this course through Informa. An upper 2nd Class Honours degree in Law (or with law as a major element) at a British university or the equivalent in other universities. Equivalent professional qualifications and experience are accepted at the discretion of the Programme Director. If applicants are unsure if they are suitable for the programme please contact Informa so that we can advise. All applicants should apply through Informa, not through Queen Mary University of London.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 - 6 years
Distance Learning
LLM