University of Essex
International Commercial and Business Law with English for Academic Purposes
Our applicants should have a good 1st Honours degree, minimum of lower 2nd Class, or equivalent 3-year higher education qualification, from a recognised institution. If English is not your 1st language, then we require a minimum score of IELTS 5.5, with 5.5 minimum in all components. Decisions on your academic qualifications will be made in close consultation with the Department.
Core modules: English for academic purposes; international trade law. Compulsory modules: Advanced English for academic purposes; critical thinking; extended English for academic purposes project; legal research and the English legal system. Optional modules: Advanced legal advice case work; animal welfare and wildlife law; banking law; clinical legal education (law placement); commercial contract law; commercial property 1; commercial property 2; company law; comparative law; competition law; consumer contract law; contemporary issues In criminal justice (law, policy and practice); criminology; current issues in UK human rights law; cybercrime; equity and trusts; European human rights law; family law; international trade law; internet law and regulation; introduction to public international law; jurisprudence 1; land law; law of evidence; law of the European Union; medicine and the law 1; medicine and the law 2; music law; project (law); public law 2; race equality law 1; selected issues in public international law; the protection of human rights in the UK'; tort law.
Within our International Academy, your assessed coursework will generally consist of essays, in-class tests and individual oral presentations, when appropriate. You will be able to choose from a range of topics which will be made available for you. You are encouraged to suggest topics in some modules. On our Graduate Diplomas in a subject with English for Academic Purposes, you may be required to sit exams during the 3rd term of your academic year.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Graduate Diploma||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 9,750 per Year 1 (International)||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Colchester Campus||Colchester||CO4 3SQ||South East|
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