MASTER OF LAWS (INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND TRADE LAW)

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INTAKES : MARCH, JUNE, SEPTEMBER, NOVEMBER
 
Achieving an LLM can help you develop your career in a number of ways. If you are a practising lawyer or barrister, it can help you develop sought-after, in-depth, specialist knowledge in your current area which will set you apart from others in your field. Alternatively, it could help you change the direction or emphasis of your career if you choose to specialise in aspects of the law which are new to you. Finally, it could help you broaden the scope of your current role; for example, if you are in a generalist management role, it could allow you to take on legally-related aspects.

The following specialise areas are now open to you:
 
International Business and Trade Law

This programme will equip graduates with an advanced and profound understanding of the impact of international law and institutions like the World Trade Organisation (WTO), as well as the legal rules regulating business activity globally. By completing this programme, graduates should be fully ready and able to meet the challenges faced by current and aspiring middle to senior managers and legal practitioners.
 
WHO SHOULD APPLY?
  • Lawyers in private or in-house practice.
  • Business owners looking to better understand the legal workings of international businesses, commercial transactions and trade law.
  • Fresh graduates who want to equip themselves with in-depth knowledge and expertise in international business and trade law matters to secure competitive jobs in these fields.
To receive the LLM in this area of specialisation, students must complete the following modules.
 
LLM (18 Months) – 40 Credits

Coursework Modules
  • International Business Law
  • International Dispute Resolution
  • International Sale of Goods Law
  • Public International Law
  • The Law of the WTO
Research Methods
  • Research Methods 1&2
  • Dissertation (20,000 words)
Assessment
  • Coursework
  • Research Methods
  • Dissertation
 
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