UCL FACULTY OF LAWS

Master of Laws (LLM) Programme

Taught Modules

The taught modules offered on the LLM programme vary from year to year. Please check the list below for details of the modules running in specific academic years. We make every effort to ensure that every module will be offered as listed below, but modules are subject to change or cancellation. You are therefore advised to check this site regularly for further updates throughout the year preceding entry to the LLM programme.

Students registered on Masters programmes across UCL are welcome to enrol on taught modules from the LLM. Details of modules that are open to students registered on other UCL Masters programmes can be found in the individual summaries below. In the event of a module becoming oversubscribed, priority will be given to Laws students.

Click on the module titles below to view a full module summary. Where summaries are not available these will be updated in June, so keep checking this site for updates.

The Faculty is currently in the process of agreeing teaching for 2014-15, and we will update this page to confirm which modules will be running as the information comes through. Please keep checking this page for updates.

TBC - to be confirmed

Module Title
Module Code
Credit Value
Running in 2013-14
Running in 2014-15
Advanced Issues in Family Law: Globalisation, Multiculturalism and Religion
LAWSG155
30
YES
TBC
Alternative Dispute Resolution
LAWSG094
30
YES
TBC
Aspects of National Security Law
LAWSG171
15
YES
TBC
Banking Law
LAWSG032
30
YES
TBC
Business Taxation
LAWSG165
15
YES
TBC
Carriage of Goods by Sea
LAWSG093
30
YES
TBC
Children and their Rights
LAWSG037
30
YES
TBC
Commercialisation of Intellectual Property, The
LAWSG062
15
YES
TBC
Company Law
LAWSG040
30
YES
TBC
Comparative Constitutional Law
LAWSG128
15
YES
TBC
Comparative Contract Law
LAWSG072
30
YES
TBC
Comparative Corporate Governance
LAWSG120
30
YES
TBC
Comparative Human Rights Law
LAWSG068
30
YES
TBC
Comparative Human Rights Law I
LAWSG068A
15
YES
TBC
Comparative Human Rights Law II
LAWSG068B
15
YES
TBC

Competition Law and Intellectual Property Rights

LAWSG158
15
YES
TBC
Competition Law Enforcement in Europe
LAWSG045
15
YES
TBC
Constitutional and Institutional Law of the EU
LAWSG008
15
YES
TBC
Copyright and Designs, The Law of
LAWSG066
15
YES
TBC
Corporate Finance
LAWSG103
30
YES
TBC
Corporate Insolvency I: Liquidation and its Consequences
LAWSG090
15
YES
TBC
Corporate Insolvency II: Financial Restructuring
LAWSG157
15
YES
TBC
Criminal Process and Human Rights
LAWSG154
30
YES
TBC
Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions
LAWSG077
30
YES
TBC
Economic Analysis of Law
LAWSG111
15
YES
TBC
Environmental Governance and Regulation
LAWSG004
15
YES
TBC
EU Administrative Law
LAWSG067
30
YES
TBC
EU Competition Law
LAWSG015
30
YES
TBC
EU Trade and External Relations Law
LAWSG166
30
YES
TBC
European Labour Rights in an International Context
LAWSG119
30
YES
TBC
European Private Law and Governance
LAWSG170
15
YES
TBC
Foundations and Principles of International Law
LAWSG174
30
TBC
TBC
Foundations of EU Environmental Law and Policy
LAWSG005
15
YES
TBC
Gender, Law and the State: Current Legal Issues
LAWSG027
30
YES
TBC
Historical Development of the Common Law, The
LAWSG148
30
YES
TBC
Human Rights at Work
LAWSG140
15
NO
TBC
Human Rights in Europe
LAWSG152
30
YES
TBC
Human Rights in Europe I: Theory and Practice of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR)
LAWSG152A
15
YES
TBC
Human Rights in Europe II: European Union and Human Rights
LAWSG152B
15
YES
TBC
Insurance Law (excluding Marine Insurance)
LAWSG041
30
YES
TBC
International and Commercial Trusts Law
LAWSG134
30
YES
TBC
International and Comparative Law of Trade Marks, Designs and Unfair Competition
LAWSG064
30
YES
TBC
International and Comparative Secured Transactions
LAWSG101
30
YES
TBC
International and European Refugee Law
LAWSG122
15
YES
TBC
International Arbitration
LAWSG069
30
YES
TBC
International Commercial Litigation
LAWSG022
30
YES
TBC
International Criminal Law
LAWSG085
30
YES
TBC
International Energy Law
LAWSG086
30
YES
TBC
International Environmental Law
LAWSG028A
15
YES
TBC
International Human Rights Law
LAWSG030
30
YES
TBC
International Insolvency Law
LAWSG150
15
YES
TBC
International Law of Foreign Investment
LAWSG088
30
YES
TBC
International Law of the Sea
LAWSG107
30
YES
TBC
International Migration Law and Governance
LAWSG169
15
YES
TBC
International Trade Law
LAWSG050
30
YES
TBC
Japanese Commercial Law: Corporate and Business Environment
LAWSG096
30
YES
TBC
Jeremy Bentham and the Utilitarian Tradition
LAWSG021
30
YES
TBC
Jeremy Bentham and the Utilitarian Tradition A
LAWSG021A
15
YES
TBC
Judges, Courts and Judicial Decision-Making
LAWSG132
30
YES
TBC
Judges, Courts and Judicial Decision-Making A
LAWSG132A
15
YES
TBC
Judicial Review
LAWSG117
30
YES
TBC
Jurisprudence and Legal Theory
LAWSG025
30
YES
TBC
Jurisprudence and Legal Theory I
LAWSG025A
15
YES
TBC
Law and Governance of Global Health
LAWSG142
15
YES
TBC
Law and Policy of Climate Change
LAWSG153
15
YES
TBC
Law and Policy of International Courts and Tribunals
LAWSG076
30
YES
TBC
Legal Action and Research for Communities and Sustainability
LAWSG138
15
YES
TBC
Legal Aspects of International Finance
LAWSG033
30
YES
TBC
Legal Framework for Enterprise Credit: International and Comparative Perspectives, The
LAWSG173
30
YES
TBC
Legal Services: Commerce, Ethics and Innovation
LAWSG168
30
YES
TBC
Marine Insurance Law
LAWSG092
30
YES
TBC
Media Law: Libel and Privacy
LAWSG143
15
NO
TBC
Media Regulation, Principles of
LAWSG144
15
YES
TBC
Modern Advocacy and Classical Rhetoric
LAWSG136
15
YES
TBC
Negotiation for Lawyers
LAWSG172
15
YES
TBC
Patents and Trade Secrets
LAWSG065
15
YES
TBC
Principles of Civil Justice
LAWSG160
30
YES
TBC
Prison: Ideology, Policy and Law
LAWSG083
15
YES
TBC
Regulation and Tort
LAWSG145
15
NO
TBC
Regulation of Financial Markets
LAWSG080
30
YES
TBC
Religion, State and Law
LAWSG161
15
YES
TBC
Restitution of Unjust Enrichment
LAWSG108
30
YES
TBC
Russian Commercial Law
LAWSG089
30
YES
TBC
Sectoral EU Environmental Law and Policy
LAWSG006
15
YES
TBC
Sustainability and Environmental Justice
LAWSG003
15
YES
TBC
Taxation, Trusts and Planning
LAWSG162
30
YES
TBC
Taxation, Trusts and Planning A
LAWSG162A
15
YES
TBC
Trade Marks and Brands, The Law of
LAWSG063
15
YES
TBC
US Antitrust Law and EU Competition Law: A Comparative Perspective
LAWSG098
30
YES
TBC
War Law
LAWSG056
30
YES
TBC
War Law I: Recourse to Force in International Law
LAWSG056A
15
YES
TBC
War Law II: International Law of Armed Conflict
LAWSG056B
15
YES
TBC
World Trade Organisation and Trade Linkages in the World Trade Organisation, The
LAWSG013
30
YES
TBC

Dissertation

Dissertation LAWSG099
60
APPLICATION NOTICES

The application process for the 2014-15 academic session, for entry in September 2014, is now open.

Please refer to the How to apply section for information on the application process.