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International Human Rights and Terrorism Law

Lancaster University

LL.M.
12 months
Duration
18800 GBP/year
8920 GBP/year
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About

International Human Rights and Terrorism Law  degree offered at Lancaster Universitycombines two highly-relevant and challenging areas of legal study and explores the interplay between them. It provides you with an international perspective and is taught by the research-active academics based in our prestigious Law School.

Overview

Course Overview

International Human Rights and Terrorism Law  degree offered at Lancaster University provides a bridge from undergraduate level studies (or equivalent professional experience) to research, focusing on a distinct although relatively broad specialism.

The core modules, combined with appropriate optional modules, lay a strong foundation in the basics of international human rights, and the law relating to terrorism. The coursework requirements will develop research skills, and lay the basis for a substantial dissertation. Graduates completing the programme are equipped to engage in more specialised practical or academic research in this field.

International Terrorism and the Law explores concepts relating to civil liberties, international law, criminal justice and human rights as you consider one of the greatest global challenges to peace, stability and security.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

    • International Law

    • International Human Rights Law

    • International Terrorism and the Law

    • LL.M Dissertation

    • Dissertation (60 credits)

    • Law and Global Health

    • European Union Law

    • International Environmental Law

    • The Rights of Peoples

    • The Law of International Organisations and Institutions

    • Indepedent Research Module

    • Conflicts of Law in Business Relations

    • International Criminal Law

    • The right to adequate food as a human right

    • Environmental Law

    • International Family Law

    • International Investment Law

    • LLM Gender, Sexualities and Human Rights

    • Transitional Justice, Human Rights and Peacebuilding

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
93
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate Degree: 2:1 (Hons) degree (UK or equivalent) in an appropriate discipline.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18800 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8920 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8920 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Part Time (per year)

  • UK/EU: £4,460
  • Overseas: £9,400

Funding

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