University of Essex
International Commercial and Business Law
Our applicants should have a 1st, 2.1 or high 2.2 degree in law, or in a related discipline, and/or substantial practical experience in a field related to the course. If English is not your 1st language, then we require IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum score of 5.5 for each component, except 6 in writing.
Core modules: Foundation essay (international commercial and business law); international commercial and business law (models, principles and tools). Optional modules include: Approaches to legal theory; business and human rights; contemporary issues in human rights and cultural diversity; cybercrime; data protection; electronic products and the world trading system; EU company law; European competition law; European Union employment law; European Union law and human rights; freedom of expression, privacy and the media; international commercial and business law (models, principles and tools); international commercial dispute resolution 1; international financial law; international sales contracts and carriage of goods; international trade finance law; international trade, investment and human rights; legal aspects of electronic commercial transactions; legal research and the English legal system; marine insurance 1; public international trade law; the economics of the European Union; the enlargement of the European Union; the legal order of the European Union; work-based project.
Combination of written coursework, end-of-term tests, practical and laboratory work (where appropriate) and end-of-year exams. During the summer, students work on a dissertation or individual project included in their final grade.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|LLM||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,950 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,950 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,950 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|LLM||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 14,950 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Colchester Campus||Colchester||CO4 3SQ||South East|
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