UCL Faculty of Laws


LLM Modules 2019-20

At UCL Laws, we offer a huge number of taught modules, covering a wide range of specialist subjects

Please note the information below is for modules that were available in the 2019-20 academic year. This is for information only.

Modules in 2019-20

The taught modules listed below were offered by UCL Laws in the 2019-20 academic year. They are shared here for information purposes.

The taught modules offered on the LLM programme vary from year to year. Please note that modules are subject to cancellation and module convenors may change. Applicants and offer-holders are therefore advised to check this site regularly for further updates following publication in March, and prior to the start of the programme in September. Please note that the module Unjust Enrichment will not be offered in 2019-20. If you would like to discuss module availability, please contact llm-law@ucl.ac.uk.

Dependent on final module enrolments, some LLM modules will additionally have tutorials. Tutorials are one hour in duration and students will have no more than two tutorials per term, per module. Tutorials will be confirmed by the module convenor in the first week of teaching.

Module NameCreditsTermDay, Time
Access to Justice: Theory and Practice (LAWS0155)15 2Mon, 16.00-18.00
Advanced Foundations of Environmental Law (LAWS0215)15 1Tue, 14.00-16.00
Alternative Dispute Resolution (LAWS0095)301 & 2Thu, 11.00-13.00
Aspects of National Security Law (LAWS0150)151Fri, 16.00-18.00
Banking Law and Regulation (LAWS0059)301 & 2Wed, 14.00-16.00
Bioethics Governance (LAWS0156)301 & 2Tue, 14.00-16.00
Carriage of Goods by Sea (LAWS0094)301 & 2Mon, 14.00-16.00
Children and their Rights (LAWS0062)152Fri, 14.00-16.00
Commercial Remedies (LAWS0165)301 & 2Mon, 14.00-16.00
Company Law (LAWS0209)301 & 2Fri, 16.00-18.00
Comparative Constitutional Law (LAWS0114)151Tue, 11.00-13.00
Comparative Copyright Law (LAWS0168)301 & 2Wed, 11.00-13.00
Comparative Corporate Governance (LAWS0109)301 & 2Wed, 16.00-18.00
Comparative Human Rights Law (LAWS0077)301 & 2Fri, 11.00-13.00
Comparative Human Rights Law I (LAWS0078)151Fri, 11.00-13.00
Comparative Human Rights Law II (LAWS0079)152Fri, 11.00-13.00
Competition Law (EU and UK) (LAWS0049)301 & 2Mon, 18.00-20.00
Competition Law and Intellectual Property Rights (LAWS0140)152Mon, 16.00-18.00
Competition Law Enforcement in Europe (LAWS0065)151Wed, 11.00-13.00
Constitutional and Institutional Law of the EU (LAWS0046)152Tue, 16.00-18.00
Constitutional Theory (LAWS0123)152Thu, 09.00-11.00
Corporate Finance (LAWS0102)301 & 2Fri, 09.00-11.00
Corporate Social Responsibility: An International Perspective (LAWS0162)301 & 2Wed, 14.00-16.00
Corporations, Global Business and Environmental Protection (LAWS0164)152Thu, 14.00-16.00
Criminal Process and Human Rights (LAWS0137)301 & 2Thu, 09.00-11.00
Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions (LAWS0083)301 & 2Thu, 16.00-18.00, (except weeks 15&16, Tue 17.00-19.00)
Decolonizing Law (LAWS0224)301 & 2Mon, 16.00-18.00
Economics in Competition Law and Practice, The Role of (LAWS0101)152Tue, 18.00-20.00
Environmental Lawyering (LAWS0211)152Tue, 14.00-16.00
EU Contract Law (LAWS0149)151Tue, 11.00-13.00
EU Trade and External Relations Law (LAWS0146)301 & 2Wed, 16.00-18.00
European Labour Rights in an International Context (LAWS0108)301 & 2Tue, 14.00-16.00
Foundations and Principles of International Law (LAWS0153)301 & 2Tue, 16.00-18.00
Gender, Law and the State: Current Legal Issues (LAWS0055)301 & 2Thu, 14.00-16.00
Global Competition and Litigation (LAWS0066)152Tue, 16.00-18.00
Historical Development of the Common Law, The (LAWS0130)301 & 2Fri, 09.00-11.00
Human Rights at Work (LAWS0124)152Thu, 11.00-13.00
International and Commercial Trusts Law (LAWS0119)301 & 2Tue, 11.00-13.00
International and Comparative Secured Transactions (LAWS0100)151Mon, 18.00-20.00
International and European Refugee Law (LAWS0110)151Fri, 09.00-11.00
International and Global Environmental Law (LAWS0057)151Thu, 14.00-16.00
International Arbitration (LAWS0080)301 & 2Tue, 14.00-16.00
International Commercial Litigation (LAWS0053)301 & 2Thu, 14.00-16.00
International Criminal Law (LAWS0087)301 & 2Wed, 14.00-16.00
International Energy Law (LAWS0089)151Tue, 18.00-20.00
International Human Rights Law (LAWS0058)301 & 2Tue, 11.00-13.00
International Humanitarian Law (LAWS0070)152Thu, 11.00-13.00
International Law of Foreign Investment (LAWS0090)301 & 2Mon, 14.00-16.00
International Trade Law (LAWS0067)301 & 2Mon, 11.00-13.00
Jeremy Bentham and the Utilitarian Tradition (LAWS0051)301 & 2Wed, 11.00-13.00
Jeremy Bentham and the Utilitarian Tradition A (LAWS0052)151Wed, 11.00-13.00
Judges, Courts and Judicial Decision-Making (LAWS0118)151Wed, 16.00-18.00
Judicial Review (LAWS0107)301 & 2Thu, 14.00-16.00
Jurisprudence and Legal Theory (LAWS0208)301 & 2Fri, 11.00-13.00
Jurisprudence and Legal Theory A (LAWS0054)151Fri, 11.00-13.00
Land Use, Sustainability and Environmental Justice (LAWS0042)151Mon, 14.00-16.00
Law and Policy of Climate Change (LAWS0210)152Thu, 09.00-11.00
Law and Policy of International Courts and Tribunals (LAWS0082)301 & 2Mon, 11.00-13.00
Law and Policy of International Trade and the Environment (LAWS0226)152Fri, 11.00-13.00
Law of the World Trade Organisation (LAWS0048)301 & 2Thu, 11.00-13.00
Law of Trade Marks and Brands, The (LAWS0072)151Fri, 11.00-13.00
Law of Treaties (LAWS0227)151Tue, 14.00-16.00
Legal Aspects of International Finance (LAWS0060)301 & 2Mon, 18.15-20.15
Liquidation and its Consequences (LAWS0092)151Fri, 11.00-13.00
Marine Insurance Law (LAWS0093)301 & 2Fri, 16.00-18.00
Modern Advocacy and Classical Rhetoric (LAWS0121)152Mon, 11.00-13.00
Patents and Trade Secrets (LAWS0074)151Thu, 16.00-18.00
Principles of Civil Justice (LAWS0141)301 & 2Thu, 09.00-11.00
Prison: Ideology, Policy and Law (LAWS0086)151Tue, 14.00-16.00
Regulation of Financial Markets (LAWS0084)301 & 2Fri, 11.00-13.00
Religion, State and Law (LAWS0142)151Tue, 09.00-11.00
Use of Force in International Law (LAWS0069)151Tue, 09.00-11.00