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Human Rights and Legal Practice

12 months
Duration
14850 GBP/year
7000 GBP/year
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About

Human Rights and Legal Practice from University of Roehampton will provide you with the necessary foundation for the skills in the human rights field for legal practice, campaigning and advocacy.

Overview

Human Rights and Legal Practice from University of Roehampton is designed and taught by experienced legal professionals and human rights activists. You will gain a thorough understanding of the theories, issues and concepts underpinning international human rights and, crucially, how they are put into practice. By combining theory with practice, this course will give you both the skills and the knowledge you need for a career in the field of human rights practice, campaigning and advocacy.

Careers

This specialised course will prepare you for many career opportunities within human rights law. You could work in human rights organisations, including international organisations such as the United Nations, the International Labour Organisation, the International Criminal Court, or for an NGO specialised in human rights and social justice. Many of these organisations are headquartered in London. You could also have a career in government, diplomatic institutions, think tanks, research and development organisations, or continue your academic career. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Rights in Practice
  • Human Rights Litigation and Social Change
  • Human Rights
  • Human Rights Campaigning and Advocacy
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National students deadlines - 28 September
  • If you are an international student, you should apply as soon as possible.

Credits

180 alternative credits
  • LLM: 180 credits
  • PGDip: 120 credits
  • PGCert: 60 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should usually hold a second-class honours degree (certain programmes may require a 2:1) from a recognised British or overseas university. 
    • Language requirements
    • GCSE
    • IGCSE
    • International Baccalaureate
    • European Baccalaureate English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14850 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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.

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