LLM International Commercial Law

Anglia Ruskin University

Program Description

LLM International Commercial Law

Anglia Ruskin University

LLM International Commercial Law

Course duration: 12 months full-time (September starts), 15 months full-time (January starts).

Overview

Prepare for a legal career in international commerce with this LLM from Anglia Law School. Further your knowledge of the latest issues and case studies in commercial law, especially principles of international contracts related to commercial activities. You’ll be supported by research-active staff with backgrounds in professional practice, and work alongside students from around the world.

Our LLM course offers a combination of theory and practical application that's relevant to the demands of international commercial practice, and in particular the relationship between legal disciplines and commercial undertakings.

It will give you the necessary background and legal expertise to work in international commercial law, or a range of other intellectually demanding roles – or to pursue academic research at the highest level.

You’ll investigate areas like commercial contracts, transnational commercial law and dispute resolution, but will also have the chance to specialise in your own areas of interest, such as international governance or company law.

Throughout the course you’ll develop research skills vital both to your assignments and your future career. Our teaching team consists of professionally qualified legal practitioners as well as research-active academics; in 2014, the Government acknowledged our ‘world-leading’ law research*. You can be confident you’ll receive up-to-date advice career advice as well as the latest legal theory and case studies.

Here in Cambridge, you’ll study alongside students from all over the world, giving you first-hand experience of working in a global context. Our facilities include modern teaching rooms and a mock courtroom.

Core modules

  • Commercial Contracts
  • Business Law in the Global Context
  • International Law Research
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Transnational Commercial Law
  • Major Research Project in International and European Business Law

Optional modules

  • International Governance
  • Comparative Company Law

Assessment

You’ll show your progress through a combination of assessments, such as coursework in which you’ll develop a critical view on a current issue in the area you're studying, and presentations.

All students take our core modules, but please note that the availability of optional modules is subject to demand.

Entry requirements

  • A First Degree, with Honours, in a related subject and at a minimum final classification of Lower Second (2:2) or equivalent.
  • If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 ( Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated March 7, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2017
Sept. 2016
Duration
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12 - 15 months
Full time
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Start date Jan. 2017
Place
United Kingdom Cambridge, England
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Duration 12 - 15 months
Price - UK/EU: £7,100; International: £11,200
Start date Sept. 2016
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United Kingdom Chelmsford, England
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Duration 12 - 15 months
Price - UK/EU: £7,100; International: £11,200