The University of Law

University of Law

Law

This course offers students the scope to specialise in either international legal practice or national legal practice. In addition, our Business of Law competency framework, integrated throughout the course, gives our students an understanding of the business drivers of their firm and client.

Entry requirements

A qualifying law Degree or a GDL/CPE or similar qualification such as FILEX; students with an overseas degree should discuss their eligibility with the SRA; offers are conditional on students having a sufficient command of English to successfully complete the course.

Course modules

Stage 1: business law and practice (partnership, companies, security and insolvency, business relationships, taxation and business accounts); litigation (civil litigation and dispute resolution and criminal law and practice); property law and practice; skills (advocacy, interviewing and advising, practical legal research, problem solvinig and IT, writing and drafting); additional areas include: professional conduct- including solicitors' accounts - and regulation, taxation, wills and administration of estates. Stage 2: Professional electives of which their is a choice of 18 electives, 8 with an international focus including: advanced criminal practice; advanced property practice; commercial dispute resolution; employment, family, housing law; immigration law and practice; insurance law; international arbitration; international capital markets; international commercial law; international competition law; international intellectual property; international joint ventures; international mergers and acquisitions; international public companies; personal injury and clinical negligence litigation and private client.

Assessment methods

The course is assessed by a number of assessment methods including open book examinations, course work, which includes a practice-focused dissertation, and oral skills role plays.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
LLM Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
LLM Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
LLM Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
LLM Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
LLM Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
LLM Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
LLM Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
LLM Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (England) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (England) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (England) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (England) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Wales) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Wales) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (England) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Wales) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (England) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (England) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (England) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Wales) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Wales) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Wales) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Wales) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Wales) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (England) 10 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Wales) 10 months
LLM Distance learning January 2017 - 1 years
LLM Distance learning January 2017 - 1 years
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 10 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Wales) 10 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (England) 10 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 10 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 10 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (England) 10 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 10 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 11,750 per Whole course (International) 10 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Wales) 10 months
LLM Full-time January 2017 GBP 5,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 10 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Guildford centre Guildford GU3 1HA South East
London Moorgate centre City of London EC1Y 8HQ South East
Birmingham centre Birmingham B18 6AQ West Midlands
i-mode (Attendance and Distance learning)
De Broc School of Business (London Bloomsbury) WC1E 7DE
Bristol centre Bristol BS1 6HG South West
Manchester centre Manchester M1 4HJ North West
Chester centre Chester CH3 7AB North West
York Training Centre York YO23 2GA Yorkshire and the Humber

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