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Human Rights Law

Oxford Brookes University

LL.M.
12 months
Duration
14500 GBP/year
7250 GBP/year
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About

The Human Rights Law programme at the Oxford Brookes University gives you a critical understanding of the historical and theoretical underpinnings of international human rights and international and regional human rights systems.

Overview

You will gain advanced knowledge in the areas of:

  • international criminal law
  • the laws of armed conflict
  • humanitarian intervention and post-conflict reconstruction
  • international development and globalisation
  • refugee and migrant law
  • the promotion and application of human rights as part of legal reform in the developing world.

Our teaching staff are active in original and internationally-recognised research. They encourage you to get involved in their respective areas of expertise by teaching specialist modules and by supervising dissertations in their specialist subjects.

Career prospects

Graduates from the Human Rights Law programme at the Oxford Brookes University succeed across an impressive range of careers from policy makers and human rights activists through to high flying diplomats and commercial lawyers. LLM staff can advise you and direct you to possible careers and employers depending on your particular needs and ambitions. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Law
  • International Human Rights Law: Law and Institutions
  • International Human Rights Law: Law and Practice
  • Advanced Legal Research Methods
  • International Criminal Law

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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.
Required

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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students will normally be required to have (or to be expecting) a good honours degree, or an equivalent degree awarded by a university outside the United Kingdom. 
  • The degree may be in Law or in a related discipline. We welcome applications from both non-Law graduates and work experience-based candidates.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7250 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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