Browse the LLM specialist degrees available for the 2022-23 academic year.
If you want to study an LLM with a specialism, you should apply to the relevant LLM specialism route. If you are unsure at this stage whether you want to specialise or would like to study a general LLM, then you should apply to the general LLM route.
Specialisms offered on the LLM programme vary from year to year. The list below is the confirmed specialisms for 2022/23.
Modules are listed in each of the specialisms. Please note that these are subject to cancellation and module convenors may change. Modules are subject to cancellation and module convenors may change.
If you wish to obtain an LLM specialist degree you must select a minimum of 60 credits from the qualifying modules listed in that specialism (to be confirmed), plus write your Research Essay in the area of the specialism.
- Competition Law
- Find out more about the LLM in Competition Law
Module Name Competition Law (EU and UK) Competition Law, Regulation and Intangible Economy Economics in Competition Law and Practice, The Role of
- Corporate Law
- Environmental Law and Policy
Module Name Advanced Foundations of Environmental Law Environmental Lawyering International and Global Environmental Law Law and Policy of Climate Change Law and Policy of International Trade and the Environment
- Human Rights Law
- International Banking and Finance
- International Commercial Law
- Intellectual Property Law
- Find out more about the LLM in Intellectual Property Law
Module Name Competition Law, Regulation and the Intangible Economy Copyright and Designs, The Law of Law of Patents Law of Trade Marks and Brands
- Jurisprudence and Legal Theory
Module Name Gender, Law and the State: Current Legal Issues Human Rights at Work Jeremy Bentham and the Utilitarian Tradition Jeremy Bentham and the Utilitarian Tradition A Jurisprudence and Legal Theory A
- Law and Social Justice
- Litigation and Dispute Resolution
- Maritime Law
- Find out more about the LLM in Maritime Law
Module Name Marine Insurance Law Carriage of Goods by Sea Interntional Trade Law
- Public Law