Swansea University

Swansea University

International Trade Law

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - 'Welsh University of the Year 2017' (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017). This programme allows students to focus on specific issues related to international trade. It places emphasis upon the legal and commercial issues associated with international sale contracts, from their formation to the organization of the transportation of the goods and resolution of the international disputes that may arise. The course is structured to provide a solid understanding of international trade law, thereby providing an effective springboard to a future career in legal practice or some other profession, or in education, industry, commerce, finance or arbitration.

Course modules

Modules typically include: charterparties (law and practice); e-commerce; international commercial arbitration (accredited by the Institute of Chartered Arbitrators (CIArb)); international trade law; law and practice in international banking and commercial payments; marine insurance law.

Assessment methods

All LLM modules are assessed by a combination of coursework and examination, with an equal weighting of 50% normally given to each component in the final total assessment.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2017 GBP 14,250 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
LLM Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
LLM Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years
LLM Part-time September 2018 GBP 3,450 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2018 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park Campus SA2 8PP Wales
Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Law and Criminology
Telephone number: 
01792295125