LLM Module list

Each LLM pathway has a different list of core modules, but you can also choose modules from all of those available.

You choose at least three modules from the core list for your programme. The other modules can be chosen from any of the modules available on our LLM pathways in that year. If you follow the LLM General pathway, you can choose any five modules from those available.

Optional modules may include:

Students may also be allowed to choose one of their five modules from those offered by the Political Science and International Studies department. Some of the modules available may include:

  • Diplomacy and Statecraft
  • Fear, Cooperation and Trust in World Politics
  • Global Environmental Governance
  • International Political Economy
  • International Relations Theory
  • Political Psychology of Conflict and Cooperation
  • Politics and the State
  • Security Studies
  • Varieties of Politics: The Comparative Politics of Parties, Institutions and Regimes
  • Dilemmas in International Relations
  • Diplomatic History
  • Doing Political Research
  • Global Cooperation and Practice
  • Globalisation and Governance
  • Terrorism and Political Violence
  • Trust, Diplomacy and Conflict Transformation

(Please note that the list is indicative only and subject to change beyond the Law School’s control). 

Detailed descriptions of modules.


Please note that the optional module information listed on the website for this programme is intended to be indicative, and the availability of optional 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.