University of Lincoln

University of Lincoln

International Law

This programme is ideal for law graduates or those with relevant professional experience who wish to build on existing knowledge and develop specialist expertise in international law. This programme aims to give students an in-depth understanding of the law in relation to key international subjects. Students are encouraged to consider the role of the law in international affairs and to develop a critical understanding of how the law affects all aspects of international activity, from trade and prosecuting crimes, to the use of force in international relations, human rights and protecting the environment. Students will examine the role and relationships of international organisations and institutions such as the UN, EU and the International Court of Justice. Programme content is informed by the latest debates and developments in international law and practitioners engage students in real-world cases and dilemmas.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.2 Honours degree with a significant law content. International students will require English language at IELTS 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in each element, or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: dissertation; international human rights. Optional modules: EU internal market law; international business law; international corporate governance; international criminal justice; international dispute resolution; international environmental law; international security and defence law; private international law; the EU as a global actor (EU external relations law); the law and policy of the world trade organisation).

Assessment methods

All modules are assessed by written assignments. There is also a requirement to write a substantial dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,400 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,400 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,700 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 41 per Credit (EU) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 41 per Credit (England) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 76 per Credit (International) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 41 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 41 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 41 per Credit (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lincoln (Main Site) Lincoln LN6 7TS East Midlands

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