University of Leeds

University of Leeds

International Trade Law

This course focuses on the public international law aspects of international trade and in particular the regulation of international trade by international law and international institutions, including the World Trade Organisation; students investigate and apply the complex rules of international trade law to novel problems and real-world and hypothetical scenarios; the course also gives students the opportunity to critically evaluate the legal rules and underlying policies concerning international trade law.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree in law, economics or business, or non-UK equivalent; relevant and substantial work experience of more than 5 years considered.

Course modules

Core modules: International economic law; the international law of foreign investment; World Trade Organisation law; research methods; dissertation. Optional modules include: EU discrimination law; European business law; international e-commerce law; EU agricultural law and the World Trade Organisation; comparative legal traditions and globalisation; competition law; insolvency law; corporate law; advanced corporate law; international banking law (the regulatory framework); international law of credit and security; consumer law; trade marks, geographical indications, designs and trade secrets.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

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School of Law
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