University of Aberdeen
International Law and Strategic Studies
Normally a 2.1 Honours degree in law (or another related discipline) or equivalent. Even if you have been educated in the medium of English you must meet our English language requirements (certain countries may be exempted from this requirement).
In the 1st semester all students must take international law: a time of challenges; and; strategic theory; and; critical legal thinking and scholarship; and; llm dissertation. 2nd semester; in the second semester students must choose 1 law option and 1 strategic: studies option from the list below; law options; the law of international organizations; international humanitarian law; the use of force in international law; strategic studies options; Latin America: security conditions and challenges; global security issues; terrorism and counter terrorism.
Assessment is based on a combination of coursework submitted during the semester and a written examination at the end of the relevant semester. In addition, students must complete a course in research methods and a dissertation on a topic within the specialism The dissertation is submitted at the beginning of September. Guidance on the writing of a dissertation is given.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|LLM||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU)||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|LLM||Part-time||September 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|King's Campus||Aberdeen||AB24 3FX||Scotland|