Law

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BSc (Hons)
Legal Studies
Mercy’s legal studies program prepares graduates for careers in law by providing a strong undergraduate education emphasizing communication, leadership, technology and ethics.
DIRECT
BSc (Hons)
Legal Studies, Paralegal Studies
Mercy College offers a four-year Bachelor’s Degree program in Legal Studies: Paralegal Studies. The Bachelor's Degree program in Legal Studies: Paralegal Studies is approved by the American Bar Association.
DIRECT
BSc (Hons)
Legal Studies, Political Science
Leading to a Bachelor of Science degree, the program is for students interested in law school, or a career in politics and public administration, or in pursuing a graduate degree.
DIRECT
BSc (Hons)
Criminal Justice, Homeland Security
Develop a foundation in criminal justice and homeland security to find employment in federal, state and local agencies as well as in the private security field.
DIRECT
BSc (Hons)
Criminal Justice
The 4-year Criminal Justice major will prepare you for the profession or help you advance if you're already in it.
DIRECT
BSc (Hons)
Criminal Justice, Forensic Investigations
Develop a foundation in criminal profiles, managing and documenting evidence, and the justice system.
DIRECT
LLM (Hons)
LLM Employment Law and Human Resource Management
This programme is specially designed for law and non-law graduates looking to gain a master’s in law, with an emphasis in employment law and practice.
LLM (Hons)
International and European Energy Markets
Gain the skills to mediate disputes around energy, and learn to avoid them through contract design and pre-abitration resolution
LLM (Hons)
International and European Energy Markets
Learn about the regulation of electricity markets, their challenges and issues, and explore solutions and models under both international and EU law
LLM (Hons)
The Low Carbon Just Transition
Explore disclosure, transparency, and ethics in the energy sector, and learn how to navigate societal issues while working towards a low-carbon economy
LLB (Hons)
Law (Eng/NI)
Study the subjects you need to proceed towards practising Law in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, or in other common law jurisdictions globally
LLM (Hons)
Natural Resources and Environmental Law and Policy
Natural Resources form the bedrock of global economic development, however, development and use of natural resources have implications for the environment, often leading to other socio-economic and political challenges such as poverty, disease and conflicts, especially in developing countries. The resulting environmental impacts such as climate change, pollution and degradation of habitats and species extinction has also raised serious challenges for governance and diplomacy at the international level, often pitting international economic policies and frameworks with natural resources and environmental governance.
LLM (Hons)
International Energy Commerce and Finance
Prepares for a business and finance career that is directly and indirectly related to the energy industries.
LLM (Hons)
International Mineral Law and Policy
Study the ways in which the minerals industry is evolving and examine the regulatory and contractual environment around this sector
LLM (Hons)
International Oil and Gas Law and Policy
Understand how governments regulate the oil industry and the structure of the contracts and agreements needed to allocate risk to individual companies
LLM (Hons)
International Energy Law and Policy
Examine how energy is regulated, the legal structure of the electricity and gas industries, energy disputes, and their resolution
LLM (Hons)
Business and Human Rights
From fake news and climate change to the gig economy, this course will help you understand the human rights impacts of business for your career
LLM (Hons)
Comparative and European Private International Law
Prepare or further your legal career in the treatment of cross-border disputes through our broad range of international law modules
LLM (Hons)
Corporate & Commercial Law
Prepare or further your legal career by studying a broad range of commercial modules which highlight issues of practical and contemporary relevance
LLM (Hons)
Environmental Law
Whatever your background, develop your skills and knowledge in environmental protection and sustainable development to address today's environmental challenges
LLM (Hons)
Comparative & European Private International Law
Study cross-border disputes through our broad range of international law modules in both Scotland and France, with the opportunity to gain two masters degrees
LLM (Hons)
Law (General)
Design a bespoke LLM course to suit your needs by choosing modules from areas such as corporate and commercial law to international law and security
LLM (Hons)
International Commercial Law
Prepare or further your international legal career by studying a range of commercial modules which highlight issues of practical and contemporary relevance
LLB (Hons)
Law
Explore and develop a critical grasp of the law and its political, social and economic contexts.
BSc (Hons)
Psychology
Study and gain the knowledge on how to systematically investigate the depths and heights of mind and behaviour.
BA (Hons)
Working with Children, Young People and Families
Widen your knowledge and gain the skills you need for a career working with children and families in this three-year, full-time BA (Hons) programme.
BA (Hons)
Sociology
Explore, analyse and understand the social world with depth and conviction through this Sociology BA (Hons) degree.
BA (Hons)
Criminology and Criminal Behaviour
This degree will prepare you for a career in the criminal justice sector - in the criminal justice system or in the wider field of offending behaviour.
BA (Hons)
International Relations, Politics and Security Studies
Explore this innovative new programme will give you a rigorous understanding of international relations and politics, and of conflict and security issues - globally and regionally across the world.
LLB (Hons)
Law (Eng/NI)

This course is fully accredited by the Solicitors Regulatory Authority (England and Wales) so when students graduate they will have full flexibility in deciding where to complete their legal training.

LLB (Hons)
Law (Eng/NI) with Energy Law
Study towards practising Law in England, Wales, Northern Ireland (or in other common law jurisdictions globally) specialising in oil, gas, and energy law
LLB (Hons)
Law
The law degree offers a range of legal knowledge, including contract law, criminal law, public law and human rights law, plus the skills to help you succeed in the workplace.
LLB (Hons)
Law

Law affects all of our lives and the knowledge of law increases our understanding of the society and the world in which we live.

LLB (Hons)
Law with Criminology

This Law with Criminology programme provides quality education in Law, or in Law combined with another discipline, to promote such an awareness and to allow those who so wish, to progress to careers in the legal professions.

BA (Hons)
Criminology and Criminal Justice

This course provides you with the opportunity to study two main subject areas; Criminology and Criminal Justice