University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Construction Law

This course provides extensive training and insights for lawyers and construction professionals with an interest in developing a thorough knowledge of construction law for practical application.It's designed for lawyers seeking greater understanding of the processes and management of construction projects as well as in-depth legal expertise relating to such projects. The course is also suitable for construction professionals whose work involves them in the various stages of major construction projects from commissioning to completion.

Entry requirements

Normally a first or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a related discipline. Entry may be possible with a lower second-class Honours degree, if you also have suitable professional qualifications and/or considerable appropriate experience. If English is not the 1st language, applicants must have proof of English language proficiency as an IELTS score of 6.5 with no area less than 6.0.

Course modules

PgDip

Law and Practice of Construction Management; Context of Construction; Legal Process and the Law of Contact and other Obligations; Law of the Construction Industry; Construction Dispute Resolution;

LLM

Law and Practice of Construction Management; Context of Construction; Legal Process and the Law of Contract and other obligations; Law of the Construction
Industry; Construction Dispute Resolution; Dissertation

Assessment methods

Candidates are assessed on their performance in the prescribed course work, in the written exams and, for those seeking award of the LLM, the dissertation (15-20,000 words).

Sponsorship information

http://www.strath.ac.uk/studywithus/scholarships/

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,100 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,100 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
LLM Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 18 months
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (EU) 18 months
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (England) 18 months
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 18 months
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 18 months
PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 18 months

Campus details

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

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