Common Law

University of London International Programmes

Course Introduction

Students develop a critical awareness of the common law legal tradition and are able to apply analytical and problem-solving skills in a range of legal and non-legal settings; the course helps students to enhance key skills of communication, information literacy, analysis and discussion.

Course Modules

Criminal law; public law; elements of the law of contract; law of tort; law of trusts; property law; jurisprudence and legal theory (intercollegiate); administrative law; civil and criminal procedure; commercial law; company law; conflict of laws; criminology; EU law; evidence; family law; history of English law; intellectual property; international protection of human rights; introduction to Islamic law; labour law; public international law; succession.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 - 5 years
Distance Learning
Diploma (Post A-Level) £1,601  Whole course First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level
  • Age restriction
  • IELTS