Taught course

International Human Rights Law

Institution
Coventry University · Faculty of Business and Law
Qualifications
LLM

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Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2:2 undergraduate degree in Law, or a joint honours degree where Law has been studied to an appropriate level. This course is aimed primarily at law graduates and legal practitioners (solicitors and barristers) from the UK and other jurisdictions, but consideration will be given to applicants with degrees in history, politics, and international relations.

Each application will be considered on its merits and the final decision will be made by CU Recruitment and Admissions limited, including consideration of those not possessing a first degree but with suitable work experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The LLM in International Human Rights Law aims to provide you with an opportunity to develop recognised expertise in emergent issues within the area of international human rights law.

This course will provide you with an understanding of the social realities that inform the human rights discourse and affect the practical applicability of human rights law.

The course takes an interdisciplinary approach to the study of international human rights law that will introduce you to both the international and regional protection of human rights. This aims to provide you with an understanding of the social realities that inform the human rights discourse and affect the practical applicability of human rights law.

Benefitting from over 50 years’ experience of teaching Law and having the opportunity to participate in the Coventry University Global Leaders programme (subject to application and fees) and our CMI module , there are plenty of ways to develop your skills and stand out in the global graduate market. Please see the Accreditations and Professional Recognition section for further detail on our CMI module.

Information for international students

This course requires IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component lower than 5.5. Pre-sessional English is available if required.

Fees and funding

UK students
£10,600 (per year)
International students
£18,250 (per year)

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • LLM
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Faculty of Business and Law
Email
reception.fbl@coventry.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 24 7765 8410