Master's in Law Studies in Central America and Caribbean

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In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.

Depending on one’s preferences, becoming a professional in law and regulations may lead one to a number of different subdivisions. Among the most popular of these specializations are commercial law, regulatory theory and international relations.

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Master in Criminal Justice, Criminology and Research

Universidad del Este (UNE)
Campus Full time Part time August 2018 Puerto Rico Carolina

The Master in Criminal Justice, Criminology and Investigation, integrates the study of the components of the justice system, the analysis of criminal behavior and the application of research strategies for finding and understanding of criminal. [+]

Masters in Law Studies in Central America and Caribbean 2017/2018. Program Description The Master in Criminal Justice, Criminology and Investigation, integrates the study of the components of the justice system, the analysis of criminal behavior and the application of research strategies for finding and understanding of criminal. With this new name and structure, this master prepares professionals who know the criminal justice system, its components and processes that take place within each of them to master the theories on the etiology, prevention, intervention and management criminal behavior, applying skills qualitative and quantitative research, drafting and preparation of proposals, scenario development and interpretation of data, and to master the strategies and action steps to effectively work a crime scene. Admission Requirements These are in addition to the general admissions requirement at UNE: Bachelor degree with a grade point average of 2.75. Graduation Requirements The graduation requirements for the masters programs are: A general grade point average of 3.0 Approve a comprehensive examination In the case of the Master of Criminal Justice and Research, students may select from the comprehensive examination or research project developed in Criminal Justice. [-]

Master's Degree In Public Affairs With A Concentration In Forensic Science

Universidad del Turabo
Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 Puerto Rico Gurabo

The graduate of the Master of Public Affairs with a concentration in Forensic Science will be able to manage, design and coordinate projects of criminal investigation, protection and analysis of the evidence collected and kept in the crime scene as well as expertise in legal proceedings in the areas of physical aspects of the evidence, forensic photography and writing sketches, documents and dubious analysis to clarify crimes. [+]

Description The graduate of the Master of Public Affairs with a concentration in Forensic Science will be able to manage, design and coordinate projects of criminal investigation, protection and analysis of the evidence collected and kept in the crime scene as well as expertise in legal proceedings in the areas of physical aspects of the evidence, forensic photography and writing sketches, documents and dubious analysis to clarify crimes. curriculum Medullary component MSPA 500 Theory, Practice and Change in Public Policy Administration MSPA 505 Computer Education for Administrators MSPA 510 Research Techniques and Quantitative Methods Applied to Public Administration MSPA 520 Administrative Law and Ethics MSPA 530 Planning and Evaluation: Theories, Methods and Techniques MSPA 540 Seminar: Development, Planning and Evaluation of Human Resources MSPA 550 Fiscal Management Resources Component Specialty FORS 730 Research and Forensic Identification FORS 735 Research and Collection of Evidence Crime Scene FORS 740 Forensic Photography and Writing Sketch FORS 745 Expert Witness in Court FORS 750 Doubtful Review Documents MSPA 710 Research Seminar MSPA 720 Practice (Internship) Public Affairs Electives component FORS 760 Forensic Psychology CRJU 600 Victim: Crime and Society Practices 630 CRJU techniques on the Organization and Administration of Police 635 CRJU Mental Health and the Law CRJU 640 Addiction Problems: Legal and Psychosocial CRJU 715 Seminar: Special situations in the administration of correctional programs Curriculum FIRST YEAR - FIRST SEMESTER FIRST TERM MSPA 500 Theory, Practice and Change in Public Policy Administration MSPA 505 Computer Education for Public Administrators FIRST YEAR - FIRST... [-]

Professional Expertise Majoring In Commercial Law

La Universidad Latina de Costa Rica
Campus Full time February 2018 Costa Rica San José Heredia San Pedro Perez Zeledón Cañas Puntarenas Paso Canoas Grecia Guápiles Ciudad Neily + 8 more

Professionals can deepen and update the necessary knowledge about the legislation and case law relating to commercial law, with emphasis on the mechanisms of expansion. [+]

Masters in Law Studies in Central America and Caribbean 2017/2018. Objectives of the Master in Business Law: Train human resources at Masters level with the highest level of scientific and academic preparation to get involved in the fields of trade, both nationally and internationally, in areas such as: international agreement, tax regimes, commercial law, new commercial contracts, international business transactions. Deepening the knowledge of commercial law: Professionals can deepen and update the necessary knowledge regarding legislation, doctrine and jurisprudence relating to commercial law, with emphasis on the mechanisms of expansion of commercial companies. You will use specific procedures such as mergers and acquisitions, mechanisms that constitute today a new and indispensable business strategy to face the challenges inherent in the phenomenon of globalization. Use of arbitration and other commercial proceedings: In addition, the student will be updated in certain increasingly challenged, such as the Commercial Arbitration and Bankruptcy Procedure, Liquidation and commercial proceedings Concordat; and will be able to bring disputes customers a solution according to the social peace by means of alternative dispute resolution. Requisitos: Original and a photocopy of Bachelor of Laws. original certification and a copy of the studies, clearly demonstrate where cattle courses with their respective notes and credits earned. Application for admission duly filled with 2 passport photos and a copy of the identity card. Resume or curriculum vitae Counting, preferably with knowledge in handling computer equipment. Having a knowledge of the English language that includes the power to understand the current literature on specialized... [-]

Professional Expertise Majoring In Labor Law

La Universidad Latina de Costa Rica
Campus Full time February 2018 Costa Rica San José Heredia San Pedro Perez Zeledón Cañas Puntarenas Paso Canoas Grecia Guápiles Ciudad Neily + 8 more

Form human resources at Masters level with the highest level of scientific and academic preparation to get involved in the different areas that today require labor law. [+]

Train human resources at Masters level with the highest level of scientific and academic preparation to get involved in the different areas that today require labor law within the globalization process experienced by the previous país.Lo includes protecting workers, domestic legislation and incorporating international conventions that require specialized study, as they are crucial for foreign investment in the country and the economic and social stability factors. Having highly qualified professionals to enable them to meet the growing demand for legal advice on the various issues of labor law today; such as the various pension schemes, occupational risks, regulations on occupational health; Train professionals who are able to bring disputes customers a solution according to the social peace by means of alternative dispute resolution. Requisitos: Original and a photocopy of Bachelor of Laws. original certification and a copy of the studies, where the cattle courses with their respective notes and credits obtained are clearly demonstrated. Application for admission duly filled with 2 passport photos and a copy of the identity card. Resume or curriculum vitae. Counting, preferably with knowledge in handling computer equipment. Having a knowledge of the English language that includes the power to understand the current literature on specialized topics. demonstrable professional experience of at least 2 years. Interview with program management. For purposes of quotas University will give priority to participants to present best attestations regarding the academic record and professional experience. locations: Heredia Torre Mercedes professional field: Graduates of this program are distinguished by their capacity for... [-]

Expertise In Family Law

La Universidad Latina de Costa Rica
Campus Full time February 2018 Costa Rica Heredia San Pedro San José Perez Zeledón Cañas Puntarenas Paso Canoas Grecia Guápiles Ciudad Neily + 8 more

Train qualified human resources in the field of family law, both national and international, to respond to imminent changes in family and marital relations institutions. [+]

Masters in Law Studies in Central America and Caribbean 2017/2018. Objectives of expertise in Family Law: Train qualified human resources in the field of family law, both national and international, to respond to imminent changes in family and marital relations institutions: in protecting the family in incorporating other forms of family where there are no children but if the need for mutual aid and protection, models emerged as a product of modernization and globalization as well as the social sector, and the implementation of alternative dispute resolution. Requisitos: Must be submitted: Original and a photocopy of Bachelor of Laws. original certification and a copy of the studies, where the cattle courses with their respective notes and credits obtained are clearly demonstrated. Application for admission duly filled with 2 passport photos and a copy of the identity card. Resume or curriculum vitae. It is also important: Counting, preferably with knowledge in handling computer equipment. Having a knowledge of the English language that includes the power to understand the current literature on specialized topics. demonstrable professional experience of at least 2 years. Interview with program management. For purposes of quotas University will give priority to participants to present best attestations regarding the academic record and professional experience. Headquarters: Heredia Student profile: The student masters degree in Family Law, conduct research in different legal aspects, in order to respond adequately to the problems that present solutions: It will analyze the impact of public policies on family law, as well as the adjustment process... [-]

Masters In Notarial Law

La Universidad Latina de Costa Rica
Campus Full time February 2018 Costa Rica San Pedro Heredia San José Perez Zeledón Cañas Puntarenas Paso Canoas Grecia Guápiles Ciudad Neily + 8 more

The Latin University of Costa Rica, as a leader in private higher education institution serving the country, provides an excellent opportunity for those who want to specialize in the field of Notarial and Registry Law. [+]

Opportunity specialization in notarial and registry law: The Latin University of Costa Rica, as a leader in private higher education service institution in the country, provides an excellent opportunity for those who want to specialize in the field of Notarial and Registration Law, as well as new trends in trademark law, intellectual property and digital commerce, among others. Raise your professional level in the field of law: This program seeks to provide opportunities for professionals to raise their level of expertise in the field of Notarial and Registry in light of current and current legal approaches law, as well as technological, social and business trends greatest impact on the national average and international. methodological and conceptual support: The program goes beyond a specialty graduate and gives the student the methodological and conceptual support for further study of the notary and registry field. This expertise is characterized by the practical application of the principles, concepts, techniques and processes studied. Requisitos: Must be submitted: Original and a photocopy of Bachelor of Laws. original certification and a copy of the studies, where the cattle courses with their respective notes and credits obtained are clearly demonstrated. Application for admission duly filled with 2 passport photos and a copy of the identity card. Resume or curriculum vitae. It is also important: Counting, preferably with knowledge in handling computer equipment. Having a knowledge of the English language that includes the power to understand the current literature on specialized topics. demonstrable professional experience of at least 2... [-]

Expertise In Criminal Law

La Universidad Latina de Costa Rica
Campus Full time February 2018 Costa Rica Heredia San Pedro San José Perez Zeledón Cañas Puntarenas Paso Canoas Grecia Guápiles Ciudad Neily + 8 more

Provide students with the necessary knowledge about the legal task - social, and development of skills for a better understanding and interpretation of the new legal phenomena. [+]

Masters in Law Studies in Central America and Caribbean 2017/2018. Objectives of expertise in criminal law: Train human resources at the level of mastery ability to act in the field of criminal law, both nationally and internationally, in areas such as criminology, new criminal types: environmental crimes, computer crimes, crimes intellectual property, economic crimes and modern legislation on human life. Provide highly qualified in legal matters to government entities and the private sector in the country professionals. Provide students with the necessary knowledge about the legal task - social, and development of skills for a better understanding and interpretation of the new legal phenomena pertaining to the penal system and alternative methods of dispute resolution. Requisitos: Original and photocopy (both sides if there are seals, stamps or signatures on the back) of Bachelor's Degree. Original and photocopy of college Bachelors degree Original certification of materials approved credits and academic notes and signed or sealed in case of validation of materials content. A passport size photograph. Curriculum Vitae. Photocopy of identity card or passport. Headquarters: Heredia professional field: Ability to represent and advise their clients properly: Graduates professionals in this Masters will have the ability to advise, represent, judge, rule, litigate and, generally speaking, exercise their professional activity with full assurance that the training received will provide the knowledge, tools and professional qualifications required to function successfully. Ability to analyze criminal matters: Also have the ability to analyze criminal cases submitted to them, from a holistic perspective that includes an updated... [-]

Master in International Law and Human Rights

University for Peace
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 Costa Rica Ciudad Colon

The human rights specialization offers students an in-depth review of the procedures and practice of international human rights bodies, at the global and UN level as well as at the regional level. [+]

The Master in International Law and Human Rights offers students an in-depth review of the procedures and practice of international human rights bodies, at the global and UN level as well as at the regional level. Students will gain an understanding of the various judicial and non-judicial bodies that are at the frontline of questions of interpretation, the development of international human rights standards, and enforcement. In addition, students receive training in hands on skills in the realm of reporting, monitoring and evaluation of human rights. Finally, as the globalization of business and investment is increasing in force and speed, with important human rights implications, this specialization explores the interaction between economics and rights, asking critical questions about this process and potential solutions. [-]

Master International Law and the Settlement of Disputes

University for Peace
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 Costa Rica San Pedro

The specialization in international dispute settlement offers students an understanding of the role that international law and institutions play in the settlement of international and transnational disputes. [+]

Masters in Law Studies in Central America and Caribbean 2017/2018. The Master in International Law and the Settlement of Disputes offers students an understanding of the role that international law and institutions play in the settlement of international and transnational disputes. This specialization examines the role of national and international courts and tribunals in contributing to the settlement of disputes. As international and transnational adjudication has acquired a more prominent role in international relations, it is essential to understand how these global and regional courts are responding to the challenges of the early 21st Century. Students will examine the role of law in traditional and not-so traditional territorial and boundary disputes, and acquire an overview of the law of the sea. And finally, they will be examine the increasingly important field of dispute settlement in international economic relations, which will include investment arbitration. [-]