International Law and International Relations, L.L.M.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    14750
    Tuition (Year)
    6500
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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A student is awarded either an LLM or an MA degree dependent on the weighting of law and politics courses studied. A major factor will be the department responsible for the supervision of the final dissertation.

About

Combining teaching from the Department of Politics, Philosophy and Religion (PPR) and the Law School, this degree develops skills, ability and knowledge in the field of International Relations. Students without prior study of politics, law or international relations are encouraged, but are expected to work hard to make up the gap to master advanced level study of these subjects.

A student is awarded either an LLM or an MA degree dependent on the weighting of law and politics courses studied. A major factor will be the department responsible for the supervision of the final dissertation.

Programme Structure

You will study a range of modules as part of your course, some examples of which are listed below.

Year 5

Core

  • LL.M Dissertation

  • International Law

  • Major Approaches to the Study of International Relations

Optional

  • Law and Global Health

  • European Union Law

  • European and International Competition Law

  • International Business Law and Institutions

  • International Environmental Law

  • International Human Rights Law

  • International Terrorism and the Law

  • The Rights of Peoples

  • The Law of International Organisations and Institutions

  • Indepedent Research Module

  • Conflicts of Law in Business Relations

  • International Criminal Law

  • Environmental Law

  • International Family Law

  • LLM Gender, Sexualities and Human Rights

  • Transitional Justice, Human Rights and Peacebuilding

  • Politics and International Relations of the Middle East

  • Conflict Management and Contemporary Conflicts

  • Globalisation: Its Meanings, Causes and Consequences

  • Theorising Security and War

  • Public Policy

  • Theory and Concepts in Diplomacy and Foreign Policy

  • Issues and Practice in Diplomacy and Foreign Policy

  • International Relations and Politics of South Asia

  • Conflict, Culture and Toleration

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score: 6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • A good second class honours degree.
  • IELTS: 6.5 or equivalent.

Student Visa

Students from United States of America need a visa in order to study in the United Kingdom.
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Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 14750 International
  • GBP 6500 EU/EEA

Part Time (per year):UK/EU-£3,250

Funding

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