Human Rights and the Environment
This joint programme with the Lancaster Environment Centre (LEC) is intended to appeal to students who wish to study the environmental aspects of law and human rights or the legal regulation of the environment through human rights at Master's level. The programme has a flexible pathway of study, which will define the classification of the final award with either an LLM or MA. Students take 3 modules from Law and 3 modules from the Lancaster Environment Centre as well as a dissertation.
A good 2nd Class Honours degree, in an appropriate discipline. IELTS: 6.5 or equivalent.
Core modules: perspectives on environment and development; dissertation; either environmental law or international environmental law. One of the following human rights options: international human rights; rights of peoples; the right to adequate food as a human right. Optional law modules: international human rights; international environmental law; environmental law; rights of peoples. Optional LEC modules: air pollution and climate; chemical risk assessment; climate change and society; environmental justice.
Assessment is by 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|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,950 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,880 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,950 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lancaster University||Lancaster||LA1 4YW||North West|