Birkbeck, University of London
Law, Democracy and Human Welfare (Global Perspectives)
You should have a good second-class honours degree in law or a related discipline. We welcome other relevant qualifications, students with degrees other than law, and appropriate professional training and experience.If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, the requirement for this programme is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 7.0, with not less than 6.0 in each of the sub-tests.
You take 2 compulsory modules and 4 option modules, one of which can be a dissertation.
The Legal Regulation of Welfare Services: Global Perspectives;
UK Public and Private Law: Accountability for Delivery of Welfare Services .
Advanced International Economic Law, Justice and Development (Intensive);
Conflict, Intervention and Human Rights: Contemporary Challenges;
Cultures of Human rights (Intensive);
Introduction to International Economic Law, Justice and Development (Intensive);
Introduction to the Law of International Finance;
Issues in International Law and Human Rights (Intensive);
Risk, rights and responsibility: governing epidemics and regulating health;
Southern Perspectives on Constitutional and Political Transformation;
The History and Philosophy of Human Rights (Intensive) .
Dissertation LLM/MA Law, Democracy and Human Welfare (Intensive).
You may also take option modules from other intensively taught LLM programmes such as Human Rights or International Economic Law, Justice, and Development.
For most modules, final assessment is based on a combination of classroom presentations and/or a 4000-word essay. There is also a compulsory dissertation of 8000-10,000 words, which amounts to 1 module.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|LLM||Full-time||January 2018||-||1 years|
|LLM||Part-time||January 2018||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Bloomsbury||WC1E 7HX||South East|