University of Law- LLM International Human Rights

In this programme guided by experts and experienced professionals, you will continue exploring a variety of important issues surrounding the protection of individuals and societies in many situations around the world.
  • University of Law, England
  • 9200 £ Domestic student fees
  • 12360 £ Non- Domestic student fees
  • 12 Months
  • Online
  • 30 September 2022

Course Information

University of Law’s LLM in International Human Rights Law Online has been designed for individuals interested in general principles of international human rights, the relationship between human rights law and humanitarian law, and the limitations and future of international and domestic human rights.

This programme is taught by subject matter experts, law practitioners and teaching academics. This means that as a student you will not only benefit from learning theory but will also focus on legal practice and learn about legal technology. You will also be able to take advantage of the university’s strategic partnerships with law companies, regulators and accreditation bodies.


About the university

University of Law is one of the UK's longest-established specialist providers of legal education. It can be back to 1876 with the formation of tutorial firm Gibson & Weldon, and in 2016, they opened their leading Business School. With a rich heritage and a reputation for innovation and contemporary teaching practices, they focus on developing the best legal and business minds.


Learning Format

This programme consists of set of 10 week-long modules, and 2hour-longg weekly workshops. These will be followed by award-linked module for this programme focusing on putting human rights in the context of an international setting, which will enable you to learn how to apply complex theoretical concepts to real world client situations. You will be guided by industry experts, who will support you in exploring a variety of important issues surrounding the protection of individuals and societies in many situations around the world.

The concluding element of your master’s is dissertation that can be undertaken, having completed all taught modules, in either Term 3 (full-time) or Terms 5 and 6 (part-time). To help prepare better for your dissertation in Term 3, Terms 1 and 2 include a range of compulsory and further optional Research Methods Training sessions.

Study material, including preparatory materials and lectures, is available through Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).

Apart from traditional modules, this programme offers a two-week long induction to the programme that discusses the Key Principles of the English Legal System. As much as this is a compulsory step for non-law students, it can serve as a refresher of fundamentals of law to all interested students especially ones who took a break from legal education.


Entry Requirements

In order to qualify for the programme, the following requirements need to be met:

  • Students should possess a UK bachelor’s degree in any subject at 2:2 or above or equivalent qualifications.
  • Non-law students must complete a compulsory two week induction covering the Key Principles of the English Legal System, unless they can evidence the successful completion of an LLB (or equivalent) or a minimum of 3 legal modules worth at least 80 QCF credits, which must include - English Legal System, Contract Law and Law of Tort.

Apply before:

01 September 2022

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