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. You will be required to undertake the following compulsory module:
- Introduction to Legal Research (Compulsory) (20 Credits)
You will have the opportunity to select five modules (100 credits) from a range of optional modules, which may include:
- English and International Sales Law (20 Credits)
- International Mergers and Acquisitions (20 Credits)
- International Oil and Gas Law (20 Credits)
- Sustainable Energy and the Environment (20 Credits)
- Intellectual Property Law (20 Credits)
- Banking Law (20 Credits)
- Carriage of Goods (20 Credits)
- International Commercial Conflict of Laws (20 Credits)
- Company Law and Policy (20 Credits)
- Global Trade Law and Policy (20 Credits)
- International Commercial Dispute Resolution (20 Credits)
- International Construction Law (20 Credits)
- Transnational Financial Crime Law (20 Credits)
All 20 credit modules equate to 200 hours of studying time: 20 hours will be in seminars and 180 hours is guided independent study.
You will also undertake a dissertation project not exceeding 15,000 words on an approved legal topic (60 credits).
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.