Quality Seal Emagister EMAGISTER CUM LAUDE

LLM/PG Dip/PG Cert Human Rights Law

Middlesex University
A London (Inghilterra)

£ 8.200 - (9.338 )

Informazioni importanti

  • Postgraduate
  • London (Inghilterra)
  • Durata:
    1 Year
  • Quando:
    Settembre 2017

This course is designed to enable students to specialise in subjects related to human rights law, equipping them with comprehensive knowledge of international and regional human rights regimes and mechanisms, and critical assessment of their suitability to address contemporary challenges, such as the impact of business on the enjoyment of rights.

You will deepen and broaden your knowledge of law as an academic subject; acquiring a systematic understanding of legal processes, methods and concepts, of the social and political context in which legal processes take place and of appropriate theoretical conceptions of law.

By maximising your academic potential and refining your problem solving skills in a transnational context through the acquisition of systematic and critical understanding of complex legal, economic, cultural, ethical and political issues...

Informazioni importanti
Quali sono gli obiettivi della formazione?

With a strong sense of social justice at its core, Middlesex University School of Law is home to some of the world's foremost figures in the fields of human rights law, including genocide and death penalty authority Professor of International Law William Schabas, former journalist at the BBC World Service and human rights expert Senior Lecturer Dr Alice Donald, and the Director of the European Human Rights Advocacy Centre (EHRAC) Professor of Human Rights Law Philip Leach. In 2015, Professor Leach was named the Law Society's Human Rights Lawyer of the Year.

When Professor Leach is not taking human rights cases to the European Court of Human Rights with EHRAC, which is based on campus, he is teaching on our postgraduate programmes.

Requisiti: Interviews, entrance tests, portfolios and auditions Entry onto this course does not require an interview, portfolio or audition.


Dove e quando

Inizio Luogo
The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, Inghilterra
Visualizza mappa

Cosa impari in questo corso?

IT Law
Maritime Law
Property Law
Human Rights
Human Rights Law
Employment Law
Commercial Law
Skills and Training
International Organisations
Work Integrated
Dismissal Law
World Trade Organisation
Humanitarian Law


Full time LLM (1 year, 180 credits)

Four core plus two optional modules are completed over terms one and two, with a Dissertation period in term three.
Part time LLM (2 years, 180 credits)

Four core plus two optional modules are completed over four taught terms, plus a Dissertation period
Two modules in term one, two modules in term two, and two modules in the first term of the following academic year.
PG Diploma (1 year, 120 credits)

Four core plus two optional modules completed over four taught terms
Two modules in term one, two modules in term two, and two modules in the first term of the following academic year.
For all pathways, attendance may be required during the day and/or evening, depending on your choice of modules.

Each module is typically worth 20 credits, except the Dissertation, Work Integrated Learning and Practicum in International Organisations modules which are worth 60 credits each. The Work Integrated Learning and Practicum in International Organisations may be chosen to replace the Dissertation with prior agreement.
Core modules
Legal Research Skills
European Human Rights Law and Practice
International Human Rights Law
Business and Human Rights
Plus one of the following:
Practicum in International Organisations
Work Integrated Learning
Plus two optional modules from the list below:
Comparative Corporate Governance
Contemporary Issues of European Union Law and Governance
Dismissal Law
English Commercial Law
European Union Law in Action
European Union Free Movement, Immigration and Asylum Law and Policy
Foundations and Principles of International Law
Individual Employment Law
Intellectual Property Law
International Commercial Litigation and Arbitration
International Criminal Law
International Humanitarian Law
International Maritime Law
International Migration and the Law
International Organisations and the International Dispute Resolution
International Whistleblowing Law and Practice
Law and Policy of the World Trade Organisation
Law of the International Sale of Goods
Minority Rights and Indigenous Peoples in International Law
UK and European Anti Discrimination Law
Additional optional modules available in International Politics, Criminology and Sociology
In addition to the Law modules listed above, students can study one of the following modules from International Politics, Criminology and Sociology either in term one or two.

Term one: Sustainable Development and Human Rights; Environmental Law and Governance; Migration Theories and Approaches.

Term two: Politics of Globalisation; Migration Politics and Policies.