You will follow a modular programme (180 credits in total), which comprises six taught modules (20 credits each) and a dissertation of 15,000 words (60 credits) which is to be submitted at the end of your studies.
To graduate with the named LLM (Energy and Environmental Law), students will be required to have undertaken a compulsory 80 credits from the below list.
- Introduction to Legal Research
- International Oil and Gas Law
- Global Trade Law and Policy
- Sustainable Energy and the Environment
The remaining 40 credits can be filled by any other module that is running. Optional modules may include:
- Intellectual Property Law
- Banking Law
- Carriage of Goods
- International Commercial Conflict of Laws
- Company Law and Policy
- English and International Sales Law
- International Commercial Dispute Resolution
- International Construction Law
- International Mergers and Acquisitions
Students will also undertake a dissertation project not exceeding 15,000 words on an approved legal topic relating to Energy and Environmental Law (60 credits).
All 20 credit modules equate to 200hours of studying time: 30hrs will be in seminars and 170hrs is guided independent study.
Please note that the module information listed on the website for this programme is intended to be indicative, and the availability of modules may vary from year to year. Where a module is no longer available we will let you know as soon as we can and help you to make other choices.