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Construction Law

University of Strathclyde

12 months
Duration
17600 GBP/year
9050 GBP/year
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About

The Construction Law course at the University of Strathclyde provides extensive training for lawyers and construction professionals with an interest in developing a thorough knowledge of construction law for practical application.

Overview

The Construction Law course at the University of Strathclyde designed for lawyers seeking greater understanding of the processes and management of construction projects as well as in-depth legal expertise relating to such projects. 

The course is also suitable for construction professionals whose work involves them in the various stages of major construction projects from commissioning to completion. Full time and part time study options available.

Assessment is based on your performance in coursework and/or the written exam papers. For those seeking award of the LLM you’ll need to complete a dissertation.

Careers

The LLM/PgDip in Construction Law enables lawyers and construction industry professionals to develop expertise in an increasingly complex area of specialist contract work.

Construction Law is constantly developing through case law and legislation to meet the challenges thrown up by the development of the industry worldwide.

Successful completion of the course provides you with additional benefits:

  • enhanced career advancement
  • improved service to clients
  • potential satisfaction of your professional CPD obligations
  • a further academic qualification as tangible evidence of your expertise
  • networking opportunities with professionals from all sectors of the industry

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Law & Practice of Construction Management
  • Context of Construction
  • Legal Process & The Law of Contract and Other Obligations
  • Law of the Construction Industry
  • Construction Dispute Resolution

Audience

The LLM/PgDip in Construction Law enables lawyers and construction industry professionals to develop expertise in an increasingly complex area of specialist contract work.

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications

Credits

180 alternative credits
  • Postgraduate Diploma - 120
  • Postgraduate Certificate - 60

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • First- or upper second-class Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in a related discipline. 
  • Where an applicant has a lower second-class Honours degree in a relevant discipline, admission may be possible with suitable professional qualifications and/or considerable appropriate experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17600 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9050 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9050 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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