Taught course

International Human Rights and Development

Institution
London South Bank University · Law
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

An LLB (Hons) Law degree at 2:2/Bachelor degree equivalent to UK Second Class Honours Lower Division. UK graduates with a non Law degree (2:2) and relevant knowledge and experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

With over 30 years of expertise, LSBU Law has shaped the professional futures of thousands of law students.

The LLM International Human Rights and Development offers a mixture of international human rights law, development studies and refugee studies modules. You'll explore contemporary debates in the context of specific countries and themes.

You'll gain knowledge of the protection of international human rights within the context of international development and refugee practice and the role of a rights-based approach to international development practice.

Events

The Law Department hosts annual events such as updates on Human Rights delivered by our Visiting Professors, Sir Geoffrey Bindman, Joel Bennthan QC and Imran Khan. We also host the Young Legal Aid Lawyers Question Time and occasional events such as our recent inter-professional conference, Responding to Rape, and meetings and seminars for Burmese human rights campaigners.

Information for international students

You must have an English language qualification before starting a programme of study at London South Bank University. Acceptable qualifications include IELTS Level 6.5 or TOEFL 580.

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

LLM

full time
13 months
part time
28 months

Course contact details

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Course Enquiries
Email
enquiry@lsbu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7815 7815