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Online Law Courses & Certifications

Without rules, life will not have peace and harmony. These rules on a broader level are issued as laws for the management of society and people. There are those who practice the law. They hold an immense responsibility to the rest of the civilization. 

They could be lawyers, Chief Justice, Legal Advisors and so on. From government to corporate business, the law profession is a highly respected one for its role in maintaining peace and efficiency. Every year many young minds turn to law as their calling. Law courses have captivated thousands of young aspirants like you for many decades.

What is Law?

In simple terms, Law is a system of rules that ensure peace and harmony in the world.

In technical terms,  Law is a discipline made up of rules, regulations and practices to ensure the welfare of the people. These are passed, enforced and executed by different  bodies of authority. All countries more or less follow the same system. 

Different types of laws covered in law courses

Other specialisations you can go for in law courses are:

Who can pursue law courses?

  • You want to right the wrongs done in the world.
  • You find loopholes in others' arguments and can win any debate.
  • An active learner, you learn from failures.
  • You are calm and carry out tasks even under pressure.

Eligibility Criteria for a Law course

UG Law courses (Bachelor of Law - LLB

You must have an UG degree with a minimum aggregate of 450% marks. There are integrated courses like BA LLB, BBA LLB, BCom LLB you can go for right after (10+2). Graduates can pursue LLB. 

PG Law courses (Masters of Law - LLM)

You must have a Bachelor’s in law from a recognized college/university with a minimum aggregate of 55% . 

You can also take online law courses to amplify your career.

Entrance Examinations for Law courses LLB  

Top Law courses (LLB)

Entrance Examinations for Law courses (LLM)   

Top Law courses (LLM)

  • International Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Taxation Law
  • Family Law
  • Labour Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Human Rights Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Intellectual Property Rights Law
  • Business Law
  • Property Law

Note: To practice law in India, you must also qualify in the All India Bar Examination (AIBE) conducted by the BCI.

Skills required for law courses

  • Oratory skills
  • Writing skills
  • Logical and Analytical skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Research skills
  • Attention to detail

What will you learn in law courses?

Important subjects in a law courses:

  • Legal Writing
  • Labor Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Company Law
  • Family Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Consumer Protection Law

Popular Law Certification Courses

Course

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Duration

Fees

A Law Student’s Toolkit

Yale University, New Haven

3 weeks

Free

Online Refresher Course in Law

NLU Hyderabad via Swayam

3 months

Free

Online certificate course on Intellectual Property Rights

ILI Delhi

3 months

INR 7,500/-

Environmental Law

NLU Delhi via Swayam

15 weeks

Free (Charge for certificate)

Certified Criminal Procedure Code Analyst

Vskills

Self paced

INR 3,499/-

Human Rights and Humanitarian Laws

LMS Law College, Imphal

3 months

Free (Charge for certificate)


Certification in Human Rights

DAVV

6 months

INR 12,611/-

Foundations of Central Law

International Monetary Fund via Edx

6 weeks

Free

Patent Law for Engineers and Scientists

IIT Madras via Swayam

3 months

Free (Charge for certificate)

Intellectual Property Rights: A Management Perspective

IIM Bangalore via Edx

6 weeks

Free


See also: Top Law Colleges in India

Top LLM colleges in India

Career Opportunities after law courses

Legal Counsel

You handle all the legal disputes that occur within your organisation and come up with a feasible negotiation. You research upon different laws and regulations thoroughly. You also draft legal requirements as per the needs of the organisations, clients etc. You represent the organisation in the court.

Average Base Salary: INR 11,86,523/- p.a.

Government Lawyer / Advocate

You act on behalf of the government. You give legal advice to members in the government (ministers, administrative staff etc.) You research and draft legislation. You represent the government in court and act as either the prosecutor or the defendor. 

Average Base Salary: INR 5,11,343/- p.a.

Legal Advisor

While the legal counsel is the person who represents the company in the court, you as a legal advisor give valuable advice on how the company can go about legal matters.  

Average Base Salary: INR 5,95,590/- p.a.

Corporate lawyer

You handle all the legal transactions, projects, issues in your organisation. You make  sure that the company’s policies comply with the Government laws. You ensure that your company does not fall into legal risks or violations. 

Average Base Salary: INR 7,11,445/- p.a.

Professor of Law

You teach law courses, covering the fundamentals of law and its applications. You act as a guide and motivate your students in classroom debates and discussions. You conduct periodic evaluations to assess their progress and ensure they graduate as lawyers.

Average Base Salary: INR 3,05,209/- p.a.

See also: Civil lawyer, Human Rights Lawyer, Family Lawyer, Cyber Lawyer, Immigration lawyer,

Salary Trends

Salary of a lawyer based on experience

Experience in years

Average Base Salary p.a.

< 1 

INR 297,476/-

1-4 

INR 413,915/-

5-9 

INR 700,000/-

10-19 

INR 11,79,162/-

** Source of Salary Details: Payscale

Note: The above salary details may vary depending on experience, skills, company, location etc.

Scope after Law Courses

Every organisation needs legal advice, documentation etc. You can work for the government, corporate companies, law firms etc. This basically covers almost all industries. This puts the law courses as a great stepping stone.

Someone who is a professional with a certified law course will soon get the practical experience, because the opportunities are endless. After that they can build a strong career and contribute their part in the world.  

Top Recruiters after law courses

AZB and Partners

Trilegal

Luthra and Luthra Law Offices

Latham & Watkins LLP.

Talwar Thakore and Associates

Sidley Austin


Desai and Diwanji

Baker McKenzie


Kirkland & Ellis LLP


FAQs

Q: Is it worth it to pursue an LLB course and then an LLM course?

A: With an LLB and LLM you have better career prospects. In countries like the US, since you have an LLM you only need to qualify the BAR exam to become a lawyer there. You can also take online law courses to have other specialisations.

Q: Are there online law courses  to become a lawyer?

A: There are Law certification courses online that can definitely amplify your career. However to become a lawyer, for example, you will definitely need an LLB (Bachelors), internships. You can then pursue an LLM as well. 

Q: What are the best law courses available?

A: You can either go for an LLB (3 years) or an integrated LLB (a graduate course like BA, BBA etc. + LLB) then pursue LLM. Also you can enroll into Law Certification Courses which are offered by top institutes and companies in the world (Yale, Columbia, IITs in India etc.) 

Q: Is a career in law worth it? 

A: Every industry relies on law in some way, (Healthcare, construction, software development etc. ) Choose from the best law courses to become a professional.

Q: What are the different types of careers after law courses?

A: After law courses (e.g.: LLB course) you can consider the following profiles: Legal advisors, Legal Consuls, Corporate lawyers, Law Professor etc.

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Certificate in Human Rights

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Certificate in Human Rights

The Certificate in Human Rights by Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore provides a study of how you can execute your fundamental rights and how to deal with if any of your particular rights is being not executed correctly and where you can inquire about the same. 

The preceding course gives an introduction to the fundamental human rights theory, values, tools, and structures, as well as an analysis of current problems and controversies in the area, focusing on issues unique to India. The course in the six months of duration exhaustively covers the principles and philosophies of human rights as a part of its Certificate in Human Rights certification syllabus. 

The Certificate in Human Rights Training online course includes a detailed function of human rights that will be further led by assessments that include solving real-life problems, solving case studies, and executing further research work.  The course will ultimately lead you towards learning and acquiring knowledge about the Indian constitution and will make you aware of real India’s problems.  

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6 Months
12,611
Skills Covered:
Communication skills Knowledge of law
Certificate

Certificate Program in Dental Ethics & Jurisprudence (OEP)

The Certificate Program in Dental Ethics & Jurisprudence (OEP) is India’s first and the only course in the law, and ethics in dental science which is specially designed for dental professionals by the JSS Academy of Higher Education & Research. This course is provided to those professionals who need an understanding of the different laws at the state, national, international, state, and even at the local levels that control the dentistry practice at these different levels.

The Certificate Program in Dental Ethics & Jurisprudence (OEP) training helps create necessary legal liabilities awareness of the dentistry profession and practice that helps learners understand the different important links between dentistry, and the law field so that the participants can become so sound that they can make decisions. These decisions can help in developing strong, and ethical policies in the healthcare sector. Also, the course content is curated, and that includes medical, dental, and even law professors.

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6 Months
15,000
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law Knowledge of anatomy
Food laws and Standards

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Food laws and Standards

Food laws and standards certification course by Swayam is very informative and educates the aspirants regarding food laws nationally and internationally as well. With a total of 40 video lessons, participants can learn a lot from this course. This course is very useful for candidates working in the food processing industry and trying to learn about food safety and quality management. It leads to the self-development of the learners. 

They will also learn about the features of Codex and how to utilize it. This course covers various important topics such as export and import laws and regulations, other laws, and standards related to foods, global scenario, Indian food regulatory regime.

Swayam is created by the Government of India to help students learn through it free of cost. It provides a lot of perks to the students too. It also has an amazing set of industry mentors who train the candidates and teach them for their career ahead. This course is a great choice for candidates who wish to learn about food laws and everything related to it. 

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16 Weeks
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Certificate

Comparative Equality and Anti-Discrimination Law

The programme of Comparative Equality and Anti Discrimination Law provides a great chance to all candidates who interested in studying this subject in detail. The programme is offered by the edx platform and is in association with Stanford University. The duration of the programme is 16 weeks. Learners need to invest 2-6 hours each week pursuing this programme. This course is an introductory level course. 

The programme is taught by the experienced faculty in digital mode only. The programme offered by the platform of edx is a self paced learning course which gives whole freedom to the candidates. Candidates after enrolling themselves in the programme can achieve certification for this course after paying the fees for the verified certification. Students can also avail this course free of cost. Learners will get hands-on experience which is required for being successful in the field. After completing this programme students will be able to learn about all the fundamental skills and techniques required for working professionally in the field.

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16 Weeks
Beginner
Free
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Introduction to Bioethics

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Introduction to Bioethics

The Introduction to Bioethics course is a platform for the learners to gain knowledge about the moral challenges faced in the fields of health, medicine, and biotechnology. edX together with Georgetown University has come up with this opportunity for keen learners.

The framework of the course has been built to introduce the participants to the various concepts that define bioethics along with its core concepts and skills. Participants will understand the fundamental moral issues which arise in health, medicine, and biotechnology. Some of the issues such as the vulnerability of illness and the fact of death are as old as life itself while some are new. We are facing many challenges due to the growth of modern technology which seems to have unsettled our basic ideology about human nature and our place in the world. The majority of the issues intersect with the issues of gender and racial equality and policies influencing the world's most vulnerable populations. Undergraduates, policymakers, health care professionals, and anyone interested in learning about philosophy or ethics should pursue this course.

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16 Weeks
Beginner
Free
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of healthcare sciences
Access to Justice

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Access to Justice

There is always going to be the need for good lawyers, especially in a democratic set up like India's. However, people too should have at least the basic knowledge of their rights and the laws that protect and govern them. The Access to Justice programme by Swayam is the course that fills this need by providing candidates with all they need to know about the Indian judicial system and the course too is always in demand by people wishing to know what they are relying on.

The National Law University of Delhi, and arguably the best Indian Law university provides this course free of cost due to the educational programme initiated by the government known as SWAYAM. The course provides the candidates with not only the fundamentals of equal access to justice but also all about the developments that have been made recently.

The basic rights of the Indian citizen are taught in the course in great detail while promoting equal access to justice to and for everyone. The course also covers the remedies to the infringements made to these rights and the mode of realization of such rights with other essential topics as well.

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15 Weeks
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Advanced Constitutional Law

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Advanced Constitutional Law

Swayam has been started by the government of India to provide the necessary resources to students who do not have access to educational resources. Its aim is to achieve the three principles of education policy that is access, quality, and equity.

Advanced Constitutional Law course by Swayam has been built to provide the learners with an understanding of the various aspects of constitutional law. It is a full credit course for universities and 4 credit courses for law universities. Participants will learn the complexities of the Indian constitutional law and how it has been shaped by the courts and the government. They will be given a comprehensive introduction of the different schools of thought of constitutional interpretation, principles such as federalism, rule of law, separation of powers, sovereignty, and the role of the common law. 

They will be able to explore the current constitutional practices and historically important constitutional disputes. They will be trained to conduct advanced legal research and assess intricate legal information. This course is apt for students/professionals who wish to gain knowledge about constitutional law or develop their careers in it. 

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15 Weeks
Free
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Intellectual Property

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Intellectual Property

SWAYAM is an initiative launched by the Government of India aimed at achieving the three basic principles of education policy; access, equality and efficiency. The aim of this initiative is to provide all, even the most disadvantaged, with the best teaching resources for learning. 

SWAYAM aims to bridge the digital gap for students who have not yet been affected by the digital transition and who have not been able to enter the mainstream of the knowledge economy.

The Intellectual Property programme curriculum covers a wide but definitive area of study. These include fundamentals of IP, the economics of IP, historical origins and international obligations, nature of the subject-matter, justifications, criteria for protection, rights, term, assignment and licencing, limitations, defences, public interest considerations, exceptions, remedies and enforcement. The Intellectual Property programme will also contain topics that involve the interface of intellectual property with areas such as human rights and competition law and policy.

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15 Weeks
Certificate

International Human Rights System

For anyone who works in a branched out domain of Social Sciences or is interested in it, having quality knowledge of the human rights, both of the nation they belong to and that on the global scale is a must. This course, the International Human Rights System, provides the applicants with this knowledge, its past, present and what role it plays in today’s world.

The course goes over the United Nations charter for Human Rights along with Core Human Rights Treaties, International Bill of Human Rights and other provisions that set the standard for the globe. Furthermore, the course also provides the candidate’s knowledge about the more practical aspects like the processes by which treaties are monitored.

Applicants will also learn about Non – Government Organisations and National Human Rights Institution and the part they play in the global human rights system. Overall, the course is a great one to attain knowledge about the world we live in and the fact that it is offered by a top university for free of cost increases its attraction even more.

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15 Weeks
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Environmental Law

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Environmental Law

The Environmental Law online program highlights the current environmental scenario emphasizing climate change, biodiversity loss, air, and water pollution. The course has been curated by the National Law University, Delhi and will run for fifteen weeks. This is a core program and open online course offered by the Swayam at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. 

In this course, you will learn about the framework of environmental law and its fundamental concepts and essential themes. The Environmental Law course curriculum will also include international environment laws, nuclear energy laws, disaster management, and the principles related to environmental law. Dr. Bharti Kumar of National Law University Delhi will conduct the program. 

The Environmental Law program by Swayam will include internal assessment in the form of assignments and a term-end proctored examination. Both the internal assignments and exam score will collectively determine whether you will get the certificate at the end of the course.

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15 Weeks
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Media Law

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NYU via Edx
Certificate

Media Law

The course of Media Law which is being provided by edX is relevant in making the candidate learn about the various ethical issues that arise in the field of design as well as social media and the legal frameworks related to them. Having expertise about such a course goes a long way for individuals who are driven creatively and want to become efficient design professionals. 

The course will be teaching the candidates the fundamentals of a broad range of topics such as privacy and art, Open-source public license, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Digital Rights Management, and Creative Commons. This course also takes the responsibility of making the candidate aware of fair use as well as practical limits in the economic sector, such as sampling or mixing in different idioms. 

This course is for a tenure of 14 weeks. With a weekly effort of about 8 to 10 hours, the candidates can easily complete this course and apply for related fields. 

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14 Weeks
Beginner
Free
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of Media Laws

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Catholic University of Louvain via Edx
Certificate

Asylum and Refugee Law

Acquiring the necessary knowledge of both practical and theoretical aspects of the prevailing laws are a key ingredient in building a career in law. The advanced-level course on Asylum and Refugee laws are ideal for those who want to understand these nuances in law studies. The course is offered by the online educational provider, edX in partnership with Université Catholique de Louvain (UNLouvain), one of the oldest universities in England. This online self-paced course is under the guidance of experienced faculty from UNLouvain itself. This certification course provides advanced-level knowledge on Law studies for eligible candidates. 

The course mainly highlights the importance of learning the law concepts especially about the Geneva convention, which helps in improving the legal reasoning of the candidates. The students analyze different definitions in-depth, understand the Usage of conceptual tools along with three-scale theory and a comprehensive approach towards decision making and career in law. 

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14 Weeks
Expert
Free
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Online Certificate Course on Intellectual Property Rights

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Online certificate course on Intellectual Property Rights

Intellectual Property Rights are the entitlements given to individuals over the creations made by them. The online certificate course on Intellectual Property Rights programme offered by Indian Law Institute has perfectly outlined for hassle-free distant education. This course is fully based online and everything will be registered, monitored, evaluated, tested & solved right on time. The classroom would be the virtual platform on the institution’s website. Development of IPR is a recent phenomenon. The programme has been developed in a way that it will enable candidates in learning about how practically they can solve the problem. With best in class facilities, candidates will be able to access all the information with much ease via technology. This programme intends to spread and create awareness amongst the masses with respect to IPR. Moreover, being a popular topic amongst the lawyer's community, it is a wise decision to pursue this programme from the Indian Law Institute. 

The institution has a web of tutors, always active on the panel to support and guide the students throughout the course. Also, an email service would also be provided to keep the interactions and access between the teachers and students inside the professional brackets. In the end, students who will come out successfully will receive a certificate acknowledging the competence of the course.

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3 Months
7,500
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of Cyber Laws
Certificate Course in Medical Law

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Certificate Course in Medical Law

The three-month-long Medical Law certification programme is designed to teach you about healthcare workers’ code of medical ethics. You will study sophisticated regulatory and legal systems that regulate the standard of medical care delivered to patients.

While pursuing the Medical Law online course by Medvarsity Online, you will understand the laws that supervise patient management in everyday situations and emergencies. You will also explore the implications of breaching these laws, including jail, financial penalties, and loss of license.

Medvarsity Online’s Medical Law online training will provide you with a comprehensive perspective of the healthcare industry’s legal framework. You will gain knowledge on three broad aspects, including laws linked to ethical conduct, laws related to medical practice, and regulatory compliances.

The Medical Law syllabus is divided into five modules. It aims to make you competent for tackling the business challenges of modern medical practice and preventing medical malpractice and medical negligence lawsuits. You will even have the chance to earn a shareable certificate.

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3 Months
8,000
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Certificate

Postgraduate Certificate in Socio-economic and Legal Framework

Postgraduate Certificate in Socio-economic and Legal Framework by Athena Global Education will expose learners to different economic, political, social, and legal factors that influence business environments and organizational operations. The course has been curated with a scientifically developed pedagogy with multi-level learning sources that ensure versatility and quality in learning. 

Postgraduate Certificate in Socio-economic and Legal Framework Syllabus enhances the knowledge of candidates on the critical aspects of foundational issues related to the social impact and responsibility. During this course, candidates will explore how business leaders act amidst legal constraints responsibly to create a global impact. Candidates will also learn how they utilise relevant variables to make wise decisions.

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90 Days
$ 300
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of Economics
Certificate

Indian Judicial System: Legal Aid and Environmental Protection

This course on Indian judicial system: legal aid and environment protection by Swayam is introduced to impart knowledge on the Indian judicial system and its development. How to meet the ends of justice by the use of legal aid and the protection of our environment under Indian law is what this course covers. The course also tells the drawbacks of the judicial system in India and the use of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) in today's world. It highlights the importance of biodiversity and throws light on the role of judicial activism in India.

It is expected from every citizen of our country that he/she is well aware of all laws and that ignorance of the law is no excuse (ignorantia juris non excusat). This course is beneficial to all students, citizens, and environmentalists as it explains in detail the role of the court in our lives. It explains in detail how to use the right of legal aid which is available to every citizen. It discusses the role of the environment and how we should protect it by implementing the laws provided to us by the legal system.

The course focuses on the supreme court, high courts, special courts and tribunals, constitutional law, criminal justice system and much more. This 12 weeks course has many mentors in it.

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12 Weeks
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Certificate

Human Rights and Humanitarian Law

Every aspirant, law student and activist must know the laws that describe human rights. This course covers all the areas that are a must for everyone to know and learn. It goes over to great depths on these topics and teaches them not only what one has to know in this domain but also provides them with useful insights.

Human rights and humanitarian laws is a course that deals with laws that take effect when armed conflicts appear and the functions of agencies that play a great helping hand role for others like the Red Cross Society.

 It teaches the candidates about how humanitarian laws are now amalgamating with human rights and is being backed by world communities. It gives in detail contents about the evolution of these laws and their role and functions. The course has been made by expert faculties of India and is taught in the best law universities all over the world.

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12 Weeks
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Human Rights

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Human Rights

The Human Rights certification course offers the candidates learning about the rights and the norms which govern them. In detail, the candidates will be examining the imperatives of human rights. The candidates will be able to make a critical appraisal of theoretical foundations associated with human rights.

The candidates will have broader exposure towards the norms prevailing in the society, and the history behind it. The history will make the aspirants aware of the acts which govern these laws of human rights. The candidates will be learning thoroughly about all the distinct sub-topics.

The Human Rights program will help candidates have in-depth learning with the experts conducting the sessions. Forums will be boosting up their level of knowledge and helping them make contributions to society. Human rights have always been a topic that candidates fail to understand. The course is a certified course for the candidates seeking jobs in these domains.

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12 Weeks
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Certificate

Human Rights Law and Criminal Justice

The Human rights law and criminal justice online course is an offline undergraduate-level core course offered to all students from one online platform. The course is included in the MOOC programs provided by the online platform called SWAYAM which is an Indian Government initiative to promote accessible premium education to all with feasible and minimum requirements. 

This is regulated by the country's best national authorities and this course is under Consortium for Educational Communication (CEC)  which controls this course of L.M.S Law college in Imphal. The course is hosted by the same college under the guidance of Dr. N. Pramod Singh. The Human rights law and criminal justice certification benefits also come with credit eligibility which can only be claimed by appearing and clearing the proctored end-term examinations. 

This course mainly focuses on exploring the connections between criminal justice and human rights in which key concepts such as the role of different level of courts, the importance of correction centers and jails, various law enforcement agencies, protection of women’s and children rights under criminal and international laws and so on are discussed in the Human right law and criminal justice program to provide a comprehensive understanding regarding the topic.

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12 Weeks
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Certificate

Private International Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution: Indian Legal Position

The Private International Law certification course falls under the domain of law and is used in the resolution of disputes/cases that have a foreign character to it. Precisely, this law is put to immediate use in cases where none of two parties belongs to the country locally or is a citizen of another country with a different legal system. The private international laws help resolve such problems through the determination of jurisdiction of the courts to handle the disputes. 

Moreover, the law also speaks of recognising and enforcing foreign judgments and the application of the choice of law of the parties. The Private International Law certification syllabus covers all the relevant treaties, conventions, laws and international organisation. Thus, the course effectively teaches students the significance of private international law in disputes.  

The Private International Law training offers learners an outline of the alternative dispute resolution mechanism, with a special emphasis on Indian laws. It also throws light on its suitability in comparison to the judicial system. In addition, the course discusses arbitration as a method of resolving disputes in both international and domestic contexts.

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12 Weeks
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Feminism Concepts and Theories

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Feminism: Concepts and Theories

The Feminism: Concepts and Theories program is a 12-week-long online course designed to explain notions related to feminism. During this course, you will examine the growth, journey, and entire history of the feminist movement. You will develop a vision to look at the ‘emotion’ that is characterized as a one-dimensional movement. 

The Feminism: Concepts and Theories training aim to explore the feminist theory through written works, ethnography, and case studies. This program will also describe how gender works as a strong force in the world. The development of feminism through the years will be discussed in great detail.

The last four weeks of the Feminism: Concepts and Theories certification course will include lectures from various experts. These people belong to multiple areas of expertise such as writing, filmmaking, painting, and individuals who deal with questions of gender in many ways. This e-learning course is brought to you by the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.

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12 Weeks
Free
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of Anthropology
Patent Law for Engineers and Scientists

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Patent Law for Engineers and Scientists

The Patent Law for Engineers and Scientists certification course offers candidates a good understanding of the law of patent. The course offers the aspirants a better grip of learning on the fundamentals of the analysis. Experts will be conducting the sessions and exposing them to various industries based on their experience.

All the terms have been discussed with examples in the course. Discussion forums have been kept for every module so that the candidates are able to have crystal clear learning on every terminology. Quizzes comprises questions which are on the topic. Requirements of patentability have been laid emphasis on during the course.

The Patent Law for Engineers and Scientists training also comes with certification where the candidates can use the certificate for applying in any of the industries. The candidates will gain skills on drafting a patent specification and several implementations of person-skilled art. The video lectures can be watched depending upon the availability of the course.

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12 Weeks
Free
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Online Refresher Course in Law

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Online Refresher Course in Law

This Online Refresher Course in Law certification course will help to trace the recent development in the legal field and train the candidate on various innovations in the technical world to equip themselves as law teachers or instructors practicing critical teaching in law. The growth of legal specializations in a rapid way has led to fragmentation in understanding the legal world and Online Refresher Course in Law training helps to address that by enhancing the understanding of law in generic ways.

The Online Refresher Course in Law program helps to inform about the legal controversies and developments which is essential knowledge for law scholars in all specializations. This course also helps the candidate to advance interdisciplinary learning on how knowledge from other areas can help in deepening understanding of law as well as using interdisciplinary knowledge to illustrate how development in a given field can impact its associated field.

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12 Weeks
Free
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of International law
Certificate

Justice

The Justice Course is an open online course conducted by Harvard University in an attempt to impart valuable knowledge around theories of justice to learners. The course will discuss the importance and relevance of classical and contemporary notions of justice, and the greater roles they play in the modern justice system.

The Justice Certification Course supported by edX will provide learners an opportunity to critically analyse events based on the aspects of justice. The specialized course is coordinated by renowned professor Michael Sandel belonging to Harvard University. The candidates are awarded a certificate upon successful completion of the course.

The Justice Syllabus includes texts of major philosophers, both ancient and contemporary names. The course structure includes abundant online materials and articles relating to the field of political philosophy and justice. The online course assessment would be done through graded assignments and exams.

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12 Weeks
Beginner
Free
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law Knowledge of political science

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Human Rights, Human Wrongs: Challenging Poverty, Vulnerability and Social Exclusion

Human rights’ sanctity faces a massive threat today, with children, indigenous people, and women’s rights witnessing regular violations. These wrongdoings are affecting these sections and pose a threat to our collective future and the world’s stability. As such, it’s essential to understand the core of these rights and their current effects, which is what this Human Rights, Human Wrongs certification course aims to impart.

This 11-week, open-online-programme is an SDG Academy offering, that uses legal frameworks to explore the numerous barriers of human rights becoming a reality in societies worldwide. The Human Rights, Human Wrongs certification syllabus touches on essential topics such as human rights’ needs, international legal frameworks, gendered poverty, gendered violence, and more.

Joshua Castellino and Sarah Bradshaw, SDG Academy’s skilled instructors, will teach Human Rights, Human Wrongs training. At the same time, the curriculum is an intermediate one, it's best suited for graduates, human rights practitioners, private-sector actors, policymakers, etc. To accelerate employment reach, aspirants can opt for the paid certificate, which is verified to showcase their learnt skills in this field.

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11 Weeks
Intermediate
Free
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Certificate

CS50s Computer Science for Lawyers

The course CS50 for Lawyers by edX the candidate will be provided with an adaptation from Harvard University which introduces the learner with CS50 and computer inbuilt principally for law students and lawyers. The CS50 for Lawyers programme is having a vertical discussion and focusing on mastery for high level conceptualization and design discourse relation. In the long run, it provides the learner with extensive knowledge about the legal connotation of technological resolution asked by the potential client. 

Without an interruption candidate will learn a combination of technical requirements and deliberation of case studies to empower the learner to be well informed about technology driven supervision. The CS50 for Lawyers by edX makes students ready to put together technology with legal debates and point of views. This also provides learners with their hands in involvement with python and structured query language through which the candidate can mine data in regard to answering themselves. 

The candidates will learn an understanding of the work developers perform and technological solutions the developers exercise which can make an impression on their clients. The participants of CS50 for Lawyers certification course will get more confident about the factors which will be guiding their final judgement.

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10 Weeks
Beginner
Free
Skills Covered:
Programming skills Knowledge of Algorithms Database knowledge Knowledge of cloud computing Knowledge of Cyber Security

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Catholic University of Louvain via Edx
Certificate

International Investment Law

Various controversial scenarios surrounding foreign investors and States are related to numerous instances, such as public health and environmental protection. Recent cases such as Vattenfall vs Germany and Uruguay vs Philip Morris have been the frontrunner of such tumultuous situations. If you aren’t aware of these, the International Investment Law certification course aims to impart significant knowledge about such high-profile cases, and everything surrounding them.

The International Investment Law certification syllabus covers critical points such as the new international investment agreement and their negotiation like the TPP and CETA, local populations, how NGOs and policymakers now realise this law’s societal significance, and more. Aspirants will also learn about foreign investors’ obligations and duties, sustainable development’s promotion according to the law, arbitration practice’s coherence, and many more.

Moreover, the International Investment Law online course is a short-term one, offered by the Universite Catholique de Louvain, where you only have to devote six to eight hours every week. The curriculum is instructor-led and free-of-cost. You can also earn a verified certificate if you purchase it.

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10 Weeks
Expert
Free
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law

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IDB via Edx
Certificate

Leaders in Citizen Security and Justice Management

The increasing rates of violence and crime are the two main challenges that the Caribbean and Latin American countries face. That’s why there’s a growing need of prioritising citizen security over other agendas. It is essential to have a society educated in social rights and law's nuances to make informed policies. For achieving this effect and imparting the necessary knowledge, edX has developed the Leaders in Citizen Security online course, in collaboration with Inter-American Development Bank.

The Leaders in Citizen Security training covers both the theoretical and practical concepts of citizen security, and how justice policies are carried out in the south-American region. The programme also goes through crime deterrence, social rehabilitation of prisoners, law enforcement, and crime judicialization. It is expected that this programme will develop awareness within authorities, academics, public officials, journalists, and civil society regarding citizen justice.

The Leaders in Citizen Security programme was jointly developed by IDB and the consortium of John Jay College of Criminal Justice, FADISMA in Brazil, and universities of Chile. This 10-week programme is a self-paced one, which requires four-five hours of diligent study every week. You can also add a verified certificate if you wish to improve your credentials or look for jobs in the social science field.

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10 Weeks
Intermediate
Free
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
Certificate

Contract Law From Trust to Promise to Contract

Contracts are a widespread and significant part of various aspects of professional life. The Contract Law: From Trust to Promise to Contract course at edX will teach you the precepts of contracts with case studies, examples, and updated material. This extensive program includes Contract Law concepts such as agency, corporations, partnerships, government regulation, and interpretation.

Furthermore, the Contract Law: From Trust to Promise to Contract online MOOC aims to present the broad array of problems that may emerge when enforcing or entering contracts. You will develop awareness about the composition of contracts and how they may screw up. Hence, it will help you gain fluency about specific performance and learn corrective measures.

A Harvard University program, the Contract Law: From Trust to Promise to Contract certification training will also help you dive deep into topics such as the difference between bargains and gifts, morality and legality, and the purpose to create legalistic connections in the form of contracts. Candidates can also pay for earning a verified certification, after completing this short, eight-week course. 

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8 Weeks
Intermediate
Free
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law
The Supreme Court and American Politics

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University of Baltimore, Baltimore via Edx
Certificate

The Supreme Court & American Politics

The nation of America was founded in the summer of 1787, and since then, the Supreme Court has been involved in the political affairs of the country. The Supreme Court & American Politics certification Course will focus on the politics that have surrounded and driven the decisions of the Supreme Court ever since its inception. The introductory law course requires high school-level understanding American history and American government.

The University of Baltimore, School of Law, has created this course for edX.  Mr Lyle Denniston, the Dean Emeritus of the Supreme Court Press Corps for almost six decades, will be leading this online course. The Supreme Court & American Politics training consists of weekly video lectures and guest lectures by eminent guest professors.

Learn about the evolution of American politics and the Supreme Court through the Supreme Court & American Politics certification syllabus, which is spread over eight weeks. Candidates will be privy to unique perspectives and knowledge provided by journalists, law professors, litigators, and civil rights activists.

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8 Weeks
Beginner
Free
Skills Covered:
Knowledge of law

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