Course schedule

Courses are offered once in an academic year with teaching taking place over two ten-week semesters. 

The courses scheduled to run in the 2018/19 academic year are listed in the tables below.

September 2018 semester

January 2019 semester 

September 2018 semester

Compulsory courses
The Fundamentals of Law and Medical Ethics
Fundamentals in Bioethics
Core courses
Governance of Innovative Medicine
Global Health: Law and Policy 
Optional group 1 courses
International Intellectual Property System
European Competition and Innovation 
Communications Law
Law of Climate Change 
EU Data Protection Law 
Principles of International Taxation
Optional group 2 courses
Information Technology Law 
Contract Law in Europe 
Corporate Compliance: Case Studies in Law & Ethics

January 2019 semester

Compulsory courses
Law and Ethics at the Start and End of Life
Core courses
Biotechnology, Bioethics and Society
European Health Law and Policy
Shaping Modern Healthcare *
Regulating Health and Social Care Professionals *
*Please note that courses 'Shaping Modern Healthcare' and 'Regulating Health and Social Care Professionals' are co-requisites and must both be taken in the semester in which they run
Optional group 1 courses
Legal Aspects of Managing Intellectual Property
International and European Media Law
Withdrawal from the EU and the Law (Brexit)
EU Law
Optional group 2 courses
Information: Control and Power 
Intellectual Property Law: Industrial Property 
Dispute Resolution Methods
International Oil and Gas Law 
Comparative and International Corporate Governance
Electronic Commerce Law
International Law, Human Rights and Corporate Accountability
Intellectual Property and Human Rights

Please note the University reserves the right to make variations to the contents of programmes, including the range of courses offered, and the available choice of courses in any given year may change.