University of Derby

University of Derby

Transnational Criminal Law

This pathway provides an opportunity to study criminal law in international and transnational contexts. Students will discover how law makers face the challenge of criminal gangs operating internationally and will also benefit from a modern approach to teaching law in a global context. Coursework and assignments can be tailored to different jurisdictions, so gaining a truly international flavour of law.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in any subject (at least 2.2). Applicants with relevant work experience may be accepted following an interview with the programme leader. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have IELTS 7.

Course modules

Modules include: legal scholarship; international criminal law; transnational organised crime; independent studies. Plus 3 from the following modules: intellectual property in the digital age; international protection of intellectual property rights; commercial theories; company law; public international law; investigating serious crime; international banking and finance law; national and international sale of goods; information and communication technology law; the law and investigation of human rights violations.

Assessment methods

Types of assessment include assignments, portfolio preparation, reports, presentations and online preparation of material.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (EU) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (England) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Wales) 1 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Scotland) 3 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Wales) 3 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (EU) 3 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (England) 3 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Northern Ireland) 3 years
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (Wales) 1 years
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (EU) 1 years
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (England) 1 years
LLM Part-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (EU) 3 years
LLM Part-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (England) 3 years
LLM Part-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (Northern Ireland) 3 years
LLM Part-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (Scotland) 3 years
LLM Part-time January 2017 GBP 580 per Module (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kedleston Road Campus Derby DE22 1GB East Midlands

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Key information

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