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Construction Law and Dispute Resolution

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24 months
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13000 GBP/year
5950 GBP/year
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About

Specifically aimed at those who already hold an LLB degree or equivalent qualification, this Construction Law and Dispute Resolution from Leeds Beckett University will enhance your ability to manage and resolve disputes efficiently.

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Overview

You will study areas including Principles of Construction Law, Approaches to Dispute Resolution (including arbitration, adjudication and mediation), and Construction Claims.

The structure and content of our teaching meets the examination requirements of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators on each of its pathways to membership - Arbitration, International Arbitration and Construction Adjudication - from Associate level through to Fellowship level.

Career

You will acquire the academic training essential to develop your legal career in the area of construction law. Your  Construction Law and Dispute Resolution from Leeds Beckett University is specifically designed for the construction industry, but many of the dispute resolution skills you develop will be transferable across other industries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Adjudication: Law & Practice
  • Construction Law Principles
  • Commercial Mediation
  • Law of Obligations
  • Adjudication Decision Writing
  • Law & Practice of Claims
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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

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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree in the cognate subjects of Law or Construction, at least a second class honours degree in a non-cognate subject supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject applied for, or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. 
  • Alternatively, applicants with Corporate Membership of a Chartered Professional Body in a Construction related field are also eligible for the course. 
  • Professional Bodies concerned include (but are not necessarily restricted to): RICS, ICE, CIOB, RIBA, CIAT, BIFM, CIArb.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13000 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5950 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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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!

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