University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

International Law (Crime, Justice and Human Rights)

This programme draws upon Birmingham Law School's research strengths in international law; criminal law; human rights; it enables students to develop expertise in a wide range of International law subjects; increased globalisation makes this programme a choice for those seeking legal opportunities around the world.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a good Honours degree in law, or a degree in another discipline augmented with a pass in the Common Professional Examination, or a corresponding level of achievement in the case of applicants from other jurisdictions; applications are welcomed from students whether home- or overseas-based.

Course modules

Students take 6 taught modules, chosen from a wide range including: European criminal law; European human rights law; human rights and criminal justice; international criminal law; international human rights law; law of international organisations; international and European legal responses to terrorism; public international law; theory of criminal law and transnational criminal law; it is also possible to choose some modules from the General LLM programme and from the Political Science and International Studies department.

Assessment methods

In addition to completing 6 taught modules, students also complete a 15,000-word dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,540 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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Key information

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Postgraduate Enquiries
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