LL.Ms in Brazil

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LLM

An LLM, which stands for Legum Magister is an advanced law degree available to graduates from undergraduate law programs, such as LLB programs. Although an LLM is not necessarily required to practice law in Brazil, many law graduates choose to go on to attain this advanced qualification as it offers the opportunity to focus on a particular area of interest. LLM students at universities in Brazil also find that they can expand their professional network, both in the country and abroad, through continuing their education.

Typically consisting of a mixture of coursework, research, practical study and a master's thesis, LLM programs at academic institutions in Brazil typically last one to two years. Within the specialized field of law to be focused on in a particular program, LLM students have the freedom to choose the areas of research that interest them when they write their thesis.

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Master In Criminal Forensics And Forensic Science

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time 374 hours March 2018 Brazil Aracaju

The coroner is a technical-scientific activity that produces technical evidence through forensic examinations necessary for elucidating crimes provided for in the Criminal Procedure Code. [+]

Law Degrees in Brazil 2017. Differentials Course The coroner is a technical-scientific activity that produces technical evidence through forensic examinations necessary for elucidating crimes provided for in the Criminal Procedure Code. The expert activity is based on the following forensic sciences: chemistry, biology, genetics, geology, accounting, engineering, physics, computer science, medicine, toxicology, dentistry, copy documents, among others, which are constantly evolving. The postgraduate degree in Criminal Expertise and Forensic Sciences University Center Tiradentes (UNIT-AL) in partnership with Expertise Officer Alagoas (Poal) is a unique project, which came to cover a gap for those looking for training and updating the various areas of forensic science in the state of Alagoas. This is an innovative, multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary model, covering topics and practices inherent in forensic sciences, never addressed in our state. It is different to be face with a high burden of practical activities, highly gabaritado faculty, formed by official experts masters and doctors from all over Brazil, with professional and research activities aimed at their forensic areas. With the best infrastructure of Alagoas, the UNIT and poal are able to offer this unprecedented and unique opportunity in Alagoas. Do not miss out! Goals Provide multidisciplinary knowledge required for the performance of expert activities; Perfecting professionals, considering the current context of the labor market in the field of forensic science; Assist for updating the state of the art in the area of ​​forensic science; Have students relevant knowledge for teaching in higher education units. TARGET AUDIENCE superior, senior level professionals in... [-]

Master In Procedural Law

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time 374 hours March 2018 Brazil Aracaju

The need for practical improvement and acquisition of new theoretical knowledge drive and demonstrate to legal professionals the importance of continuing education in its various forms, especially with the entry into force in the year 2016, the new Civil Procedure Code, which will result in the need for legal professionals to upgrade to face the new procedural scheme of the new law. [+]

Differentials Course The need for practical improvement and acquisition of new theoretical knowledge drive and demonstrate to legal professionals the importance of continuing education in its various forms, especially with the entry into force in the year 2016, the new Civil Procedure Code, which will result in the need for legal professionals to upgrade to face the new procedural scheme of the new law. Inserted in this reality, the specialization course in Procedural Law of the University Center Tiradentes (UNIT-AL), in partnership with Superior Law School (ESA - OAB / AL), proposes a multidisciplinary graduate, theoretical and practical, aimed at updating and the formation of a professional able to act in various areas of law, with emphasis on the New Code of Civil procedure and its relationship with other branches of science procedural. This is an innovative project as it covers issues and practices inherent to the various legal professions. The approach used in the course goes on to consider the professional needs of lawyers and new challenges in the training of a law degree. Goals General: upgrade the professional legal careers with a view to the modification engendered by the advent of the new Civil Procedure Code; provide knowledge and legal practice in experiential and instrumental bias; and promote the theoretical and technical-scientific discussions. Specific: train professionals with critical and reflective thinking to act with full responsibility for the produced legal acts; provide the necessary knowledge of the tools and technical tools to manage any litigations within Brazilian jurisdiction;... [-]

Master In Criminal Law And Criminal Procedure

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time 374 hours March 2018 Brazil Aracaju

The specialization course in Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure at the University Center Tiradentes (UNIT-AL) in partnership with Superior Law School (ESA - OAB / AL) proposes a multidisciplinary graduate, theoretical and practical, in order to update and formation of a professional able to act in the areas of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure. [+]

Law Degrees in Brazil 2017. Differentials Course The specialization course Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure Tiradentes University Centre (UNIT-AL) in partnership with Superior Law School (ESA - OAB / AL) proposes a multidisciplinary graduate, theoretical and practical, aimed at updating and the formation of a professional able to act in the areas of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure. This is an innovative project as it covers issues and practices inherent to the various legal professions. The approach used in the course goes on to consider the professional needs of lawyers and new challenges in the training of a law degree. Goals General: theoretically qualify the legal practitioners, as well as other human and social areas, through an interdisciplinary analysis of biopsychosocial variables that are part of the phenomenon of violence in today's complex society, but also of the flaws in the control institutions. Moreover, the course aims in particular at improving the practical and professional training, enabling a more efficient and responsible exercise in legal and social activities. specific: develop a critical and interdisciplinary sense about the criminal justice system in our country, through the analysis of criminal and criminal procedural rules, as well as the organs and criminal control functions, its way of functioning and its failures, in order to search for new alternatives social control. To facilitate the understanding of the work of the professionals of the Criminal Law and other social areas. Evaluate concepts and values ​​adopted for the solution of the problem of violence today. Meet... [-]

Master In Constitutional Law And Administrative

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time 374 hours March 2018 Brazil Aracaju

One of the most striking features of the Law of Social Democratic State is the supremacy of the Constitution. As a result, the theory of creation teaches that the so-called constitutional block is formed by the rules of fundamental rights and guarantees and state organization and powers, which are called as materially constitutional requirements. [+]

Differentials Course One of the most striking features of the Law of Social Democratic State is the supremacy of the Constitution. As a result, the theory of creation teaches that the so-called constitutional block is formed by the rules of fundamental rights and guarantees and state organization and powers, which are called as materially constitutional requirements. In this scenario, the branches of Constitutional Law and Administrative Law are of indisputable centrality in the realization of the constitutional principles and put them rules arising. It is therefore essential that the legal actors to understand the theory and practice that support the judicial and administrative decisions in the Brazilian State. Inserted in this reality, the specialization course in Constitutional and Administrative Law of the University Center Tiradentes (UNIT-AL) in partnership with Superior Law School (ESA - OAB / AL) proposes a multidisciplinary graduate, theoretical and practical, aimed at updating and the formation of a professional able to act in the areas various areas of law, in particular the Public law. This is an innovative project as it covers issues and practices inherent to the various legal professions. This is why it was necessary to partnership the University Center Tiradentes (UNIT-AL) and the Higher School of Law (ESA- OAB / AL) in order to facilitate this specialization. The approach used in the course goes on to consider the professional needs of lawyers and new challenges in the training of a law degree. Goals General: qualify Law professionals through an interdisciplinary analysis of the... [-]

Graduate In Law

Universidade Estácio
Campus Full time 2 years March 2018 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

The area of ​​concentration has as its guiding principle the Constitutional Law, the Constitutional Theory, the Theory of Fundamental Rights and the Philosophy of Law. This is matrix that integrates the two lines of research. Promotes joint investigation of procedural law and dimensions of the material and thus of fundamental rights, based on an interdisciplinary structure / transdisciplinary, open, reflective. [+]

Law Degrees in Brazil 2017. GENERAL OBJECTIVES The Graduate Program in Law at the University Estacio de Sa, recognized by CAPES with grade 5, aims to: - encourage legal research, dogmatic and interdisciplinary studies with other knowledge as a formative base of critical legal knowledge; - Train researchers able to understand the legal system in its relationship with the surrounding reality, especially with other branches of knowledge; - Train teachers able to understand and thus question the legal phenomenon in its various dimensions in order to enable them to find solutions to the issues at stake; - Prepare students able to work for the advancement of research, teaching in Brazil, offering contributions on the world stage. Concentration area: PUBLIC LAW AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT The area of ​​concentration has as its guiding principle the Constitutional Law, the Constitutional Theory, the Theory of Fundamental Rights and the Philosophy of Law. This is matrix that integrates the two lines of research. Promotes joint investigation of procedural law and dimensions of the material and thus of fundamental rights, based on an interdisciplinary structure / transdisciplinary, open, reflective. Research, contemporary setting, commonly referred to as post-positivist, although it proposes to also be post-natural law, the search for overcoming classic stir among juspositivismo and natural law, a third way. Then dealing with the contemporary doctrine of democracy, the historicity of law, the rights basis and, in this step, the Constitution itself, and also the mainstay of hermeneutics study. All this without disregarding dogmatic, operational, instrumental elements,... [-]