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Starting 23rd October 2023

Application Deadline 6th October 2023

Starting 23rd October 2023

Application Deadline 6th October 2023

Understand the principles and practice of Financial Services law and the changing commercial contexts in which they operate

In Partnership with Liverpool John Moores University


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Financial Services Law: Choose your Award

The LLM in Financial Services Law combines academic study with a very important practical dimension, which involves undertaking  case studies in a number of modules. The course provides a programme of postgraduate study which will develop your understanding of the legal dimension to activities taking place in the financial services field and the extent to which they might give rise to legal issues.

Financial Services Law - PGCert

  • The PGCert requires the successful completion of 60 credits
  • Start dates: 23rd October 2023
  • Modules: 1 to 3
  • Duration: 9 months

Financial Services Law - PGDip

  • The PGDip requires the successful completion of 120 credits
  • Start dates: 23rd October 2023
  • Modules: 1 to 7
  • Duration: 18 months

Financial Services Law - LLM

  • The LLM requires the successful completion of 180 credits
  • Start dates: 23rd October 2023
  • Modules: all 8 modules
  • Duration: 26 months

Why Study Financial Services Law?

By completing this course, you will be able to...

  • Construct solutions to legal issues arising from regulation and compliance in the UK and EU financial services sectors 
  • Scrutinise contemporary case studies and emerging case law applicable to arbitration
  • Examine the fundamental regulatory principles of the financial services sector, and the impact on business conduct
  • Analyse the principle regulatory and business drivers of risk management in the financial services industry and more!

Course Assessments

  • To successfully complete the course, you must pass each module.
  • The course is assessed entirely by coursework, which will require to be submitted online.
  • Module assessments will incorporate a variety of summative and formative submissions including reports, essays, presentations, and research assignments.
  • You will also be expected to participate in the virtual learning environment with tutors and fellow students.
  • There will be no examinations requiring attendance at a venue.

Achieve your LLM from anywhere in the world!

  • Accessible – 24/7 availability from wherever you have an internet connection
  • Flexible – take control of how, where and when to study, at a pace that's right for you
  • Professional – industry leading course directors and tutors
  • Quality – study the same course used by corporations for internal training
  • Network – with tutors and like-minded professionals from around the world. Use our online tutorial forum to ask questions and share knowledge