Oil and Gas Law
The business of hydrocarbon energy supply remains one of the most fundamental aspects of global commerce and natural resources law in the modern era. It is not limited to exploitation of petroleum but encompasses many different aspects of law and business, from protecting the intellectual property rights of new oil and gas technology, to complex joint venture contracts, and to compensation regimes for pollution liability. The course is built upon the wide range of high calibre research produced by the members of the Institute of International Shipping and Trade Law, who are also teaching on the programme. Students pursuing this course have the opportunity to study an impressive and diverse choice of subjects of relevance to this growing area of law, enabling them to study and understand the complex legal features of the petroleum industry.
The entry requirements for this course is a good initial degree in law or cognate discipline. Candidates with relevant experience are also encouraged to apply. IELTS English Language requirement of at least 6.5 (with 6.0 in each component) is also required.
Modules typically include: oil and gas law (contracts and liabilities); charter parties (law and practice); marine insurance; international trade law; international commercial arbitration; law and practice in international banking and commercial payments.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|LLM||Full-time||£ 5,300 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|LLM||Full-time||£ 12,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|LLM||Part-time||£ 1,750 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|LLM||Part-time||£ 4,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Singleton Park, Swansea||Swansea||SA2 8PP||Wales|
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