Entertainment is a large part of life globally in many forms such as music, film, media, sports and the arts. It is a combination of society, popular culture and commerce, and the interaction of these with law produces an exciting contemporary commercial subject with eclectic outcomes. It is an area deeply affected by technological progress as well as business adaptation. This LLM Entertainment Law course at University of Westminster combines academic analysis and commercial practice elements of entertainment law in an international perspective. The diverse nature of entertainment law will enable you to follow a number of relevant specialisms, all of which are underpinned by issues of contract and intellectual property.
This course will suit graduates from a law background, or those from a non-law background who have significant relevant experience. There have been many successful international graduates on the course from all over the world. It will give you the opportunity to explore new ideas, thoughts and academic experiences within a supportive environment.
The course aims to develop your understanding of how key fields within the entertainment industries operate, to assess the impact of the law upon them, and give you the practical skills necessary to succeed in a career in entertainment and media law.
As an entertainment law graduate you will be able to develop a career in a whole range of professions within the entertainment industry. Perhaps the most popular of these are roles in sports, music, and media and communications law. The subject gives a modern edge to traditional law subjects and is well respected by employers.
CILEx Level 3 Certificate in Law and Practice Year 1, CILEx Level 3 Professional Diploma in Law and Practice Year 2, CILEx Level 3 Single Subject Certificate, CILEx Level 6 Graduate Fast-track Diploma, CILEx Level 6 Professional Higher Diploma in Law and Practice Year 1, CILEx Level 6 Professional Higher Diploma in Law and Practice Year 2, CILEx Level 6 Single Subject Certificate, Human Rights, Legal Practice Course (LPC)