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Construction Law and Arbitration

Robert Gordon University

Master Online
36 months
Duration
5040 GBP/module
4710 GBP/module
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About

This MSc Construction Law and Arbitration offeerd at the Robert Gordon University is an online course provides practical, thorough and valuable teaching in the fast moving and highly specialist disciplines of construction law, construction adjudication and/or arbitration (depending on choice of route). 

Overview

At the Robert Gordon University studying the MSc Construction Law and Arbitration will equip you with an in-depth knowledge and understanding of key topics in the fields of construction law and dispute resolution processes, providing specific focus on those processes which run alongside traditional litigation. 

You will analyse recent and future developments in the industry, with a focus on UK cases and materials and in some cases, international aspects.

There is an option of a Construction Adjudication route, which is a very common form of dispute resolution in the UK construction industry.

The course is suitable for legal professionals, and others with an interest in the legal issues surrounding construction claims, contracting, project management and surveying.

Job Prospects

The nature of the course allows you to use the skills and knowledge obtained to steer your career advancement.

In an increasingly competitive jobs market, practitioners equipped with both understanding of commercially relevant aspects of law and strong professional skills are highly sought after.  The programme provides the opportunity for lawyers to acquire specialist knowledge while non-lawyers are assisted in the transition into specialist areas that complement their existing experience in business and industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Arbitration Law
  • Arbitration Practice and Procedure
  • Construction Adjudication Law
  • Construction Adjudication Procedure
  • International Construction Contracts
  • Construction Adjudication Law
  • Construction Adjudication Procedure
  • Construction Law 3 (Completion and Resolution)

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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.
Lower 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.
88
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

  • A graduate with a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in Architecture, Law, Surveying, an Engineering discipline, Construction Project Management or associated Business.
  • Applicants with relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5040 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5040 GBP per module and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4710 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4710 GBP per module and a duration of 36 months.

UK/EU Students

  • £4,710 Stage 2
  • £3,130 LLM or MSc Dissertation Stage
International Students
  • £5,040 Stage 2
  • £3,380 LLM or MSc Dissertation Stage

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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