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LLM Food Law
Starting 24th October 2022
Delivered by distance learning over 24 months
Starting 24th October 2022

Delivered by distance learning over 24 months

Gain an LLM - Masters in Food Law

In Partnership with Liverpool John Moores University


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About this food law LLM course

Food law is a dynamic area of law, heavily influenced by developments at an EU level. Over the years this course has recruited students from all over the globe and from   many different backgrounds. A typical student may be an Environmental Health Officer, or work in the food industry, or a practising lawyer or a consultant. As such the LLM in Food Law is specifically designed for lawyers and non-legal professionals with interests in the food law field, particularly those involved in the food industry.

Core Modules

  • Module 1 – Introduction to Food Law (20 credits)
  • Module 2 – Food Sources Protection Law (20 credits)
  • Module 3 – Food Consumer Protection Law (20 credits)
  • Module 4 – Food Marketing Law (20 credits)
  • Module 5 – Food Safety Law (20 credits)
  • Module 6 – Consumer Law (10 credits)
  • Module 7 – Research Methods (10 credits)
  • Module 8 – Dissertation (60 credits)

When does it start and how long is the course?

Starts 24th October 2022


  • The Masters Law course is delivered over 24 months

Postgraduate Certificate – Modules 1-3

Postgraduate Diploma – Modules 1-7

Masters in Law – Modules 1-8

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

  • Critically appraise the legislation and regulatory practices in the food law field
  • Develop critical responses to food sources protection law, and the ability to apply them critically in a variety of contexts
  • Undertake analysis of food consumer protection law, and the ability to apply it critically in a variety of contexts
  • Incorporate the issues at the forefront of food marketing law, and the ability to apply them critically in a variety of contexts and more!

Assessed by Liverpool John Moores University

  • To successfully complete the course you must pass each module. 
  • Assessment will incorporate coursework, online examinations, research assignments and essays. 
  • 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 Food Law Masters 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