Kingston University

Kingston University

Dispute Resolution

The course provides students with the opportunity to acquire a detailed knowledge and understanding of legal rules relating to dispute resolution. On successful completion of the programme students will have acquired significant research and analytical skills in this area of law.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in law (usually a 2.2 degree or above), or a joint Honours degree (2.2 or above) where the major component is in law e.g. accounting and law or combined studies; a graduate diploma in law (CPE), legal practice course or bar vocational course; a qualification as a solicitor or barrister; applicants whose 1st law is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5 with at least 5.5 in reading, writing, listening and speaking.

Course modules

Modules include: Alternative dispute resolution; arbitration; civil procedure; family mediation; dissertation; legal research theory and methodology. Optional modules: advocacy; civil liberties and human rights; company law; EU competition law; environmental law and regulation; european union environmental law; EU immigration law; evidence and arbitral awards; 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.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through written coursework; examinations; dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,875 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kingston Hill Kingston upon Thames KT2 7LB South East

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Key information

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Applicant Services
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0844 855 2177