University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

International Commercial Law

The aim of this course is to introduce you to the legal and normative concepts underpinning International Commercial Law as well as the challenges this area of law will face in the coming years. You'll also explore its interaction with other systems and fields of law. One of the key aims of this programme is to provide you with the knowledge base and intellectual and practical skills necessary to develop a career in the area of international commercial law. As a student on the course you'll have the opportunity to pursue your own interests and have a large degree of flexibility to tailor your degree to your intended career path.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: The law of the world trade organisation; international business law; legal research. Elective modules: Business and human rights; labour law in the global economy; intellectual property law; e-commerce; international investment law; international banking law; financial regulation and compliance; comparative company law and regulation; comparative law of obligations; cybercrime; competition law of the UK and EU.

Assessment methods

A variety of assessment methods and weightings are used on this Masters programme. The majority of your assessments will consist of exams and/or coursework. If you wish to gain the award of a Masters Degree (LLM) you'll need to complete a dissertation. This is a 15,000 word independently research essay which you'll start work on upon successful completion of all taught classes on your degree. The dissertation is submitted over the summer or, in the case of students who embark on the field dissertation, three months after the completion of their field research.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2017 GBP 13,500 per (Year 1) 12 Months
LLM Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,500 per (Year 1) 12 Months
LLM Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per (Year 1) 24 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 13,500 per (Year 1) 9 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,500 per (Year 1) 9 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2017 - 24 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per (Year 1) 8 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde G1 1XQ Scotland

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Postgraduate Admissions - Humanities and Social Sciences
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