SOAS, University of London

SOAS, University of London

Human Rights, Conflict and Justice

This programme allows students to study human rights law, its application and relevance to a broad range of areas and legal issues, including Islamic law, Chinese law, women and gender, international law, conflict and labour law.

Entry requirements

Minimum upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent) in law.

Course modules

Human rights and Islamic law; human rights in the developing worlds; human rights of women; international human rights clinic; international labour law and equality rights; international protection of human rights; justice, reconciliation and reconstruction in post conflict societies; law and international inequality (critical legal analysis of political economy from colonialism to globalisation); law, human rights and peace-building (the Israeli-Palestinian case); foundations of comparative law; foundations of international law; international criminal law; international labour law; international laws on the use of force; law and human rights in China; law and policy of international courts and tribunals; law and post-colonial theory; law and society in Southeast Asia; the law of armed conflict; gender, armed conflict and international law; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,230 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,550 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,230 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,230 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,230 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
School of Oriental and African Studies Camden WC1H 0XG South East

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