Brunel University London

Course Introduction

The course allows students to choose modules from a wide range of specialist subjects, including aspects of commercial law, intellectual property and international human rights; it enables graduates to produce their own "bespoke" degree to suit their career needs; students receive a good grounding in the legal concepts and principles operating in the areas of law chosen; a comprehensive skills course running alongside the taught law modules equips students with a range of skills including legal English, research skills and legal methodology.

Course Modules

Core module: dissertation. Plus optional modules from: EU competition law; international criminal law; international criminal justice; corporate law 1 and 2; international human rights and Islamic law; theory of international financial regulation; world trade organisation (WTO) law; privacy and data protection; principles of international commercial arbitration; philosophical foundations of IP; media law and regulation; internet law 1 (substantive legal issues); public international law; European system of human rights protection; foundations of international human rights law; international humanitarian law; multiculturalism and human rights; patent law and practice; trade marks and allied rights; international trade law; international environmental law; comparative criminal justice; comparative counter'terrorism and human rights; corporate governance and corporate social responsibility; world trade organisation (WTO) and human rights law; theory and practice of international human rights; practice of international financial regulation; internet law 2 (resolving internet'related legal issues and disputes); practice of international commercial arbitration; human rights of women; regional systems of human rights protection (Americas, Africa, Asia); copyright, design and allied rights; managing intellectual property; international intellectual property law; EU intellectual property law.

Course Additional Entry

A UK 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in law. Other related disciplines and qualifications will be considered and in such cases assessed on an individual basis by the postgraduate director and an interview may be required. All applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in all areas), BrunELT 65 per cent (with a minimum of 60 per cent in all areas).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
LLM £15,400  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
LLM £9,400  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
LLM
2 years
Part Time
LLM £7,700  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
LLM £4,700  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
LLM