UCL FACULTY OF LAWS

Master of Laws (LLM) Programme

Specialist Degree - Human Rights Law (LAWSSP14)

To obtain a Master of Laws (LLM) in a particular area of law, you must gain 180 credits following a specific set of rules which can be found here.

The list below details all the core modules for this specialist degree. Please be aware that the list of modules on offer each year varies from year to year and that all modules are subject to change or cancellation.

While unlikely, it is possible that a particular specialist degree may not be available or difficult to obtain because a number of the modules needed for that specialism are not available. Details of modules offered in a particular academic year can be found on the taught modules page.

Core Modules

Advanced Issues in Family Law: Globalisation, Multiculturalism and Religion
30
Aspects of National Security Law
15
Children and their Rights
30
Comparative Human Rights Law
30
Comparative Human Rights Law I
15
Comparative Human Rights Law II
15
Criminal Process and Human Rights
30
Gender, Law and the State: Current Legal Issues
30
Human Rights at Work
15
Human Rights in Europe
30
Human Rights in Europe I: Theory and Practice of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR)
15
Human Rights in Europe II: European Union and Human Rights
15
International and European Refugee Law
15
International Human Rights Law
30
International Migration Law and Governance
15
Judges, Courts and Judicial Decision-Making
30
Law and Policy of International Courts and Tribunals
30
Media Law: Libel and Privacy
15
Media Regulation, Principles of
15
Prisons: Ideology, Policy and Law
15
Religion, State and Law
15

 

APPLICATION NOTICES

The application process for the 2015-16 academic session is now open.

Please note, for the 2015-16 intake, we are not accepting the TOEFL test. If you have an English condition to meet, you must take one of the alternative tests listed here instead.