European Trade and Commercial Law
A good 2:1 degree (or its equivalent) in law, or in a degree in which law is a major component.
Students must study modules in Introduction to EU law, and Applied Research Methods in Law. You must also choose a number of additional taught modules, from a large body of optional modules. Finally, a dissertation must be completed, on a topic chosen by you in consultation with your allotted supervisor.
Introduction to EU Law (unless you have previously studied such a module),
Applied Research Methods in Law,
Dissertation (of 10,000, 15,000 or 20,000 words).
Please note: not all modules necessarily run every year, and we regularly introduce new modules. The list below provides an example of the type of modules which may be offered.
Advanced Issues in International Economic Law,
Advanced Issues of International Intellectual Property Law,
Corporations in an EU Context,
EU Competition Law,
International Co-operation in Criminal Matters,
International Sales Law,
Law of the WTO,
Mergers and Acquisitions,
Advanced Issues in the Constitutional Law of the EU,
Advanced Law of Obligations,
Current Issues in Company Law,
International and Comparative Corporate Insolvency Law,
Introduction to Corporate Governance,
Law of Oil and Gas Contracts,
Takeover Regulation in the EU.
Assessment is carried out mainly by coursework, although examinations are also set in some of the taught modules. All students must produce a dissertation of between 10,000 and 20,000 words.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|LLM||Full-time||October 2017||GBP 8,900 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|LLM||Full-time||October 2017||GBP 8,900 per Year 1 (Channel Islands)||1 years|
|LLM||Full-time||October 2017||GBP 8,900 per Year 1 (EU)||1 years|
|LLM||Full-time||October 2017||GBP 8,900 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|LLM||Full-time||October 2017||GBP 16,300 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|LLM||Full-time||October 2017||GBP 8,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|LLM||Full-time||October 2017||GBP 8,900 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Durham University||Durham||DH1 3LG||North East|
Get in touch
Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.