A good 2.1 degree (or its equivalent) in law, or in a degree in which law is a major component. 7.0 or higher on the IELTS test (preferred test system); 110 or higher, TWE 5.0, on the internet-based TOEFL test for those whose 1st language is not English.
Students must study one compulsory module in 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.
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.
Advanced Issues in International Economic Law,
Advanced Issues of International Intellectual Property Law,
Advanced Law of Obligations,
Corporations in an EU Context,
Current Issues in Company Law,
EU Competition Law,
International and Comparative Corporate Insolvency Law,
International Co-operation in Criminal Matters,
International Sales Law,
Introduction to Corporate Governance,
Introduction to EU Law,
Law of Oil and Gas Contracts,
Law of the WTO,
Mergers and Acquisitions,
Takeover Regulation in the EU.
Having completed your taught modules, you will undertake an extended dissertation of 10,000, 15,000 or 20,000 words in length, under the supervision of a member of staff who is an expert in your chosen field of research. Teaching is by a mixture of lectures and smaller, student-led, seminars or tutorial groups. The dissertation is pursued by independent research.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|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|
|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|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Durham University||Durham||DH1 3LG||North East|
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