Legal interpretation and application is increasingly important to the field of sports. This course exposes students to some of the most central and topical issues of international sports law, including comparing national legal systems and considering the impact of international and European Union law on sports. Using a small-scale, student-active teaching model, students learn to research and discuss such issues as law’s impact on regulations, dispute resolution, and athletes’ rights.
A minimum of 90 university credits in law, including an individual essay carrying at least 15 university credits, or 120 university credits from the Law Programme, or equivalent qualifications. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A (IELTS (Academic) with a minimum overall score of 5.5 and no individual score below 5.0. TOEFL PBT (Paper-based Test) with a minimum total score of 530 and a minimum TWE score of 4. TOEFL iBT (Internet-based Test) with a minimum total score of 72 and a minimum score of 17 on the Writing Section).
Application deadline was
16 January 2017.
The application period is closed.
Application and Tuition fees
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