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LLM International Human Rights Law

LLM International Human Rights Law

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

LLM - Master of Laws

Subject areas

International Law Legal Rights (Law) Personal Finance / Consumerism / Rights Behavioural Psychology Civil Law

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course is suitable for: solicitors and barristers in private practice and in-house; activists; campaigners and researchers involved in human rights issues; those working in organisations with public functions and who need to comply with human rights obligations; as well as human rights professionals in the UN and other international organisations and NGOs and those with an interest in Human Rights Law. This course is delivered in partnership with KNect365 Learning - An Informa Business, an organisation dedicated to working with leading academic bodies to provide high-calibre and well respected distance learning postgraduate courses. The course is structured in a way that allows you to exit at one of several points, if desired, each with a postgraduate award. This course equips you to enter legal and other work relating to international human rights issues.

Different course options

Distance without attendance | Leicester Campus | 27 months | SEP

Study mode

Distance without attendance

Duration

27 months

Start date

SEP

Modules

You must also undertake a dissertation, providing an invaluable opportunity to work in depth on a particular aspect of the law. You will need to apply and enhance your technical knowledge and critical awareness in a subject of your choice. In order to obtain the LLM in International Human Rights Law your dissertation must have an international human rights theme.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students will normally hold an undergraduate degree in any subject with a minimum pass of 2:2, or equivalent overseas qualification, or an appropriate professional qualification. Some background knowledge of law is useful , but a degree in law is not essential.