Master's Degrees

  • Master's Degree in Law

    General Information

    Teaching Languages:
    Spanish
    Places:
    100
    Duration:
    1 year and a half (90 ECTS credits)
    Access Requirements:

    In order to register in an official Master's Degree, it is mandatory to have completed an official degree in Spain or in any higher education institution of a member state of the European Union integrated in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) that allows students to take a Master's Degree. Students who have obtained their degree outside the EHEA can be admitted as long as the University can verify that these qualifications have a similar level to the corresponding degrees in Spain and they permit graduates to take a Master's Course.

    In order to be admitted into this Master's Course students must be graduates in Law or a related field meeting the requirements set in art. 3 of the Regulation.

    Modality:
    Attendance required
    Schedule:
    • First academic semester: In-person classes on Mondays to Thursdays, between 16:00 and 20:00.
    • Second academic semester: In-person classes on Mondays to Thursdays, between 16:00 and 20:00, and 150 hours of internships during the morning.
    • Third academic semester: 600 hours of internships, full time.
    Teaching Center:
    • Faculty of Law of the University of Oviedo
    • Jovellanos Faculty of Commerce, Tourism and Social Sciences of the University of Oviedo

    Professional Opportunities

    This Master's Degree meets the requirements of Law 34/2006 on the access to the professions of Lawyer and Attorney in Spain and of the provisions of the regulation of this law stated on Royal Decree 775/2011 of 3 June 2011.

    It constitutes the mandatory specialized training in order to practice law under the terms of the above-mentioned regulation. There are three institutions collaborating in this programme: the Escuela de Práctica Jurídica del Principado de Asturias (the School of Legal Practice of the Principality of Asturias), the Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Oviedo and the Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Gijón (the Bar Associations of Oviedo and Gijón).

    Syllabus

    This Master's Degree has 90 ECTS credits and is divided in three blocks:

    • The first block comprises all modules that contain subjects taught face-to-face in a classroom (54 ECTS credits).
    • The second block contains the internship period with a total of 30 ECTS credits, in compliance with Royal Decree 775/2011.
    • The third block contains the Master's Thesis with a total of 6 ECTS credits. Students will have to carry out a critical analysis or a research work about specific aspects of professional practice.

    This Master's Degree is structured in three terms. During the first and second term students will take all the subjects comprised in the first block. During the second term students will also start with the internship period. Finally, during the third term, students will complete the internship period and the Master's Thesis.

    This Master's Course is divided in the following modules:

    • Module I: Civil litigation (18 ECTS)
    • Module II: Criminal litigation (9 ECTS)
    • Module III: Administrative proceedings (9 ECTS)
    • Module IV: Social litigation and labour consultancy (6 ECTS)
    • Module V: General consultancy (6 ECTS)
    • Module VI: Legal practice (6 ECTS)
    • Module VII: External legal practice (30 ECTS)
    • Module VIII: Master's Thesis (6 ECTS)

    SUBJECTS

    FIRST TERM
    • Judicial system, extra-judicial settlement of conflicts, constitutional jurisdiction and fundamental rights protection, international and supranational justice. (3 ECTS)
    • Ordinary civil proceedings (3 ECTS)
    • Special civil proceedings (3 ECTS)
    • Civil summary proceedings (3 ECTS)
    • Proceedings before a mercantile court (3 ECTS)
    • Law of tort (3 ECTS)
    • Criminal proceedings: stages and types (3 ECTS)
    • Special criminal proceedings (3 ECTS)
    • Criminal sentences and appeals (3 ECTS)
    • Administrative proceedings (3 ECTS)
    SECOND TERM
    • Enforcement and impugning actions in administrative procedures (3 ECTS)
    • Administrative litigation jurisdiction (3 ECTS)
    • Labour court (3 ECTS)
    • Labour consultancy and extra-judicial settlements (3 ECTS)
    • Legal consultancy for businesses(3 ECTS)
    • Ethics and regulations (3 ECTS)
    • Professional organisation (3 ECTS)
    Internship
    • Internship (30ECTS)
    Master's Thesis
    • Master's Thesis (6 ECTS)
    Detailed Information on the Syllabus:
    http://sies.uniovi.es/ofe-pod-jsf/ofertaFormativaServlet?codigo=MABOGA01

    Contact

    • University of Oviedo
      International Center for Postgraduate Studies
      Plaza de Riego. Historical Building
      Oviedo (33003)
      Telephone:
      985 10 49 17 / 985 10 49 18
      Fax:
      985 10 49 59
      infopostgrado@uniovi.es

    Coordination :

    • Miriam Cueto Pérez
      Telephone:
      985 10 36 80
      muabogacia@uniovi.es

    Other Websites of the Master's Degree:

    Internationalization and Companies

    Movilidad de estudios

    • Universität Trier (Germany)
    • Université de Reims Champagne-Ardenne (France)
    • Università degli Studi di Torino (Italy)

    Empresas que ofertan prácticas externas

    • Abogados 3 Leyes
    • Alonso Cuervo Abogados
    • Álvarez Barro Abogados
    • Ana García Boto
    • Ana Isabel Martínez Castañón
    • Ana Vallina Fernández-Posada
    • Ángel M. Triana Toribio
    • Antonio Díaz Solís
    • Antonio Martínez-Díaz Canel
    • Antonio Sarasúa Serrano
    • Arbesú Y Taboada Abogadas
    • Arturo Cuetos Morán
    • Asesoría Lex-Ágora
    • Asturgar
    • Beatriz Álvarez Solar
    • Beatriz García-Montiel C.
    • Belarmina González Fernández
    • Benjamín Braña Bejarano
    • Carlos González Gutiérrez-Cecchinni
    • Carmen Baylón Misione
    • Carmen Herrero González
    • Carmen Paneque Cuevas
    • Claudio Alabau Hernández
    • Cristina Cuervo García
    • Cristina García San Segundo
    • Daniel Alonso Prieto
    • Eduardo Escandón Valvidares
    • Eduardo Estrada Alonso
    • Eduardo Marcos García García
    • Efren Banciella Fernández
    • Eladio Rico García
    • Elena Ocejo Álvarez
    • Eulalio Llaneza Pérez
    • Eva Maria Llompart Riera
    • Félix Guisasola Entrialgo
    • Florentino Fano Herrero
    • Francisco Calleja Artime
    • Francisco Fanego Rodríguez
    • Francisco Flores Suárez
    • Francisco González Cuesta
    • Francisco Javier Martínez López
    • Francisco José Augusto-Barbajero Fernández
    • García-Inés Abogados S.L.
    • Gonzalo Botas González
    • Guillermo Calvo Franco
    • Iglesias & Ordóñez Abogados C.B.
    • Ignacio Fernández-Jardón Fernández
    • Ignacio Manso Platero
    • Innovalex Abogados Y Asesores Tributarios Slp
    • Isabel Cossío Fernández
    • Iván De Santiago González
    • Javier Calzadilla Benzúa
    • José Luis Lafuente Suárez
    • Jose Luis Martínez Costales
    • José Manuel Graña Barreriro
    • Jose Rivero Seguín
    • Juan Carlos González González
    • Juan J. Menéndez Álvarez
    • Juan  Ignacio Álvarez Peón
    • Labifyss S.L.
    • Lexnor Servicios Jurídicos S.L.
    • Lucia Ezquerra Díez
    • Luis Álvarez Barro
    • Luis Carlos Albo Aguirre
    • Luis Moreno Fernández
    • Luis Pérez Fernández
    • Luis Tuero Fernández
    • Manuel Argüelles Méndez
    • Manuel  Angel Machargo Fernández
    • Maria Jose Díaz Dapena
    • Mario Fernández Saiz
    • Mateo Lasa Menéndez
    • Mayo & Pintado Abogados Y Asociados Slp
    • Miguel Gómez Gordillo
    • Miguel Valdés-Hevia Temprano
    • Mijares Abogados S.L.P.
    • Ovidio Menéndez Villar
    • Pablo García-Vallaure Rivas
    • Patricia Baizán Fernández
    • Paula Cienfuegos García
    • Prodis Abogados Scp
    • Quolegal Abogados Slp
    • Rafael Antuña Egocheaga
    • Rafael Gómez Goñi
    • Ramon Hermosilla & Gutiérrez De La Roza Slp
    • Rodrigo Gómez González
    • Rosario Amado López
    • Sara Fernández Pérez
    • Sara Pérez Álvarez
    • Sonia Beatriz Arévalo Piriz
    • Veritas Abogados, C.B.
    • Vox Legis