This programme introduces you to the structure of the international legal system, its relationship with national law, the sources and subjects of international law, and the law�s application to contemporary situations such as the environment, territory and the use of force. The taught modules give you a broad range of options for the study of different aspects of international law, allowing you to create a programme that matches your interests. This scheme offers 2 optional pathways, the programme of which will be confirmed by the student at registration: Studying 5 modules with a 20,000-word dissertation; studying 6 modules with a 15,000-word dissertation.
A good 2nd Class Honours degree, in an appropriate discipline. IELTS: 6.5 or equivalent.
Core modules: International law; dissertation. Optional modules may include: International human rights; law of international organisations and institutions; international criminal law; international terrorism and the law; international environmental law; rights of peoples; the right to adequate food as a human right; law and global health; transitional justice; international business law and institutions; corporations in international business law; international family law; environmental law; gender, sexualities and human rights; European union law; independent research module
Assessment methods include coursework and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|LLM||Full-time||£ 6,250 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||£ 14,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|LLM||Part-time||£ 3,125 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lancaster University||Lancaster||LA1 4YW||North West|