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ANIMAL LAW COURSES

ANIMAL LAW MODULES AND SHORT COURSES

Where to study Animal Law in the UK

We have compiled a list of universities offering animal law modules or short courses on animal law related topics. We rely on our volunteers to keep this information updated and in publishing details, it should not be implied that we endorse any of the courses or that we guarantee content. Please contact the relevant university for individual course information. If you are aware of any changes in availability or if you come across other courses we would be pleased to hear from you.

University of Aberdeen

LLB (Hons)
4 years full time
Level 4 - Animal Welfare Law
m.radford@abdn.ac.uk;
fcooke05@yahoo.co.uk

St Catherine's College, Cambridge

Course on Animal Welfare
Science, Ethics and Law
7 to 19 September 2014 - concluded
CAWSEL@opening - doors.org.uk

Cambridge e-Learning Institute

Animal Welfare,
Animal Ethics
Animal Welfare Law course
available as of 1 January 2015

University of East Anglia

LLB
Animal welfare law
press@uea.ac.uk

University of Edinburgh (Royal School of Veterinary Studies)

- MSc/ PGDip/ PGCert in International Animal Welfare,
Ethics and Law (online distance learning programme)
- MSc, PgDip, PgCert in International Animal Health
(Online Distance Learning)
- MSc in Applied Animal Behaviour & Animal Welfare

University of Essex

LLB (Hons)
Module option - Animal Welfare
and Wildlife law
dscall@essex.ac.uk;
jseakens@essex.ac.uk

University of Glasgow

MSc in Animal Welfare Science,
Ethics & Law
florence.mcgarrity@glasgow.ac.uk

University of Central Lancashire

LLB (Hons),
MLAW, foundation entry law courses
Wildlife protection law available
as an optional module
pscmills@uclan.ac.uk

University of Lincoln

LLB (Hons) 3 years full time
/6 years part time
Level 2 - Animal Law and Ethics
is available as an option
pressoffice@lincoln.ac.uk

Liverpool John Moores University

LLB (Hons)
LLB (Hons) Law and Criminal Justice
Year 3 - Animal Law is available
as an optional module
press@ljmu.ac.uk

Middlesex University London

LLB
Doctoral students are welcome
in the following areas:
- Green Criminology, particularly wildlife crime
and animal abuse
- Corporate Environmental Crime
- Access to justice and alternative dispute
resolution (ADR) especially Ombudsman's
schemes and alternatives to traditional
court systems

Northumbria University

LLB (Hons)
3 years full time
LLB (Hons) M Law (Exempting)
4 years full time
Year 3 - Animal Law as a half option
Year 4 - Animal Law as a half option
debbie.rook@northumbria.ac.uk

Open Study College

Animal Welfare Level 4
Online

Scotland's Rural College (SRUC)

- HNC, HND in Animal Care
- Animal Care Introduction Distance Learning
- BSc/BSc Hons Applied Animal Science
recruitment@sruc.ac.uk

Warwick University

Law, Seas, People and Ecosystems
available as an option - examines international
framework for the protection of biodiversity
and for fisheries management.
law@warwick.ac.uk

University of Winchester

MSc Animal Welfare Science,
Ethics and Law

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