University of East London

University of East London

International Law and the World Economy

The course offers a critical analysis of the complex matrix of law, organizations, practices and ideas that together, make up the world economy; develop a critical awareness of, and an ability to employ, competing analytical frameworks within the discourse surrounding the world economy; explore issues from a variety of disciplines including law, economics, politics, and history and so appreciate their relevance for the understanding of the world economy; promote debates about the role of international law in developing the framework for the world economy; identify and deal with the consequences of the global economy in national contexts and develop interdisciplinary strategies for given situations.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.2 Honours degree in law, social sciences or humanities or another appropriate discipline (or recognised international equivalent). IELTs 6.5 with 6.0 in all components.

Course modules

Modules include: Law of the world trade organization; globalisation; dissertation; plus options including: transnational corporations; economic integration in developing countries; international environmental law; law and development; international human rights.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through coursework assignments; group presentations; reports; examinations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,360 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,360 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,360 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,100 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,360 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,360 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,560 per Module (EU) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,560 per Module (England) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,560 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,560 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,560 per Module (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Square Stratford Newham E15 1NF South East

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