Ulster University

Ulster University

Law (Gender, Conflict and Human Rights)

The programme enable students to: Gain a systematic understanding, in-depth knowledge and critical awareness of the differential experiences of women and men of human rights norms and institutions, especially in conflict and post-conflict situations; understand foundational concepts in gender theory and their application to human rights, international law and transitional justice; gain knowledge and skills in carrying out research projects from design to write-up; enhance skills in critically appraising published and commissioned research; develop skills highly relevant to legal practice, and to gender policy, research and advocacy roles in the voluntary, public and private sectors.

Entry requirements

A second class Honours degree or above or equivalent recognised qualification in Law, Social Sciences, Humanities or a cognate discipline. Allowance may be made for special qualifications, experience and background, and students with other academic backgrounds will be considered, where applicants can demonstrate their ability to undertake the programme through the accreditation of prior experiential learning (APEL) or accreditation of prior learning (APL).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Jordanstown Campus Newtownabbey BT37 0QB Northern Ireland

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
Social Sciences
Telephone number: 
028 9036 6184