University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

International Law and Development

The course provides an opportunity for any student interested in the issues faced by developing states in the international order to obtain in-depth knowledge of the field. The course offers a series of specialist modules that cover the most critical issues in the area. A specialised module on law, development and the international community forms the basis of some of the key questions that need to be asked in relation to the position of developing states, such as human rights, environmental law, or international commercial law.

Entry requirements

2.1 (or international equivalent) in law, humanities or social sciences; mature applicants without standard entry requirements but with substantial and relevant experience may be considered. English language requirements: IELTS 7.0 (with 7.0 in writing, 6.5 in reading and 6.0 in speaking and listening).

Course modules

Modules may include: biodiversity and international law; business and human rights law; economic and social rights; general themes and principles of international environmental law; international financial and monetary law; international human rights law; international investment law; international law of the sea; international law of transboundary pollution; law, development and the international community; minorities and international human rights; public procurement in European Union (EU) and international trade law; public procurement law; regional human rights law; religion and international human rights; united nations law; the world trading system.

Assessment methods

Modules are assessed by either essay, examination, or a combination of both.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (England) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,140 per Whole course (International) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

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