This course allows students to develop English language proficiency at the same time as increasing knowledge of a particular area or areas of law; it provides students with advanced legal knowledge as well as the practical skills and techniques needed to enhance career prospects, whether in legal or commercial practice.
Core modules: legal research theory and methodology; academic English for business; dissertation. Option modules: advocacy; alternative dispute; resolution; arbitration; civil liberties and human rights; civil procedure; company law; EU competition law; environmental law and regulation; European Union environmental law; EU immigration law; evidence and arbitral awards; family mediation; individual employment law; insolvency law; international economic law; international environmental law and sustainability; international law and economic development; international sale of goods and e-commerce; labour law in the global economy; law of international trade; legal aspects of business finance; migration theory, policy and legal practice; refugee law and forced migration; termination of employment; the single European market; UK immigration law.
Course Additional Entry
2.2 Honours degree in law; or a 2.2 Joint Honours degree where the major component is in law; or a Graduate Diploma in Law (CPE); or a Legal Practice Course; or a Bar Vocational Course; or a qualification as a solicitor or barrister; applicants whose 1st language is not English will require IELTS of 6.0 overall with no element or equivalent.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
|LLM||£6,490 Academic year First year overseas fees|