Taught course

International Business Law

University of Central Lancashire · Lancashire Law School

Entry requirements

A recognised UK honours degree to a good standard, or its equivalent. Applications from all candidates will be considered on their merits and in the light of the nature and scope of the programme or work proposed. Informal enquiries are welcomed and will normally be followed by an initial advisory interview.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Students from a non-law background take Foundations of Law. Core modules are in International Trade Law I, International Trade Law II, International Intellectual Property Law. Options are available in European Commercial Law and Transactions, or from a wide range of LLM modules covering Employment Law, EU as Legal Actor, Actor in International Relations, International Trade Law and Economic Development, Human Rights and Medical Law. There is training in advanced legal research and the culmination of the programme is a 15,000 word dissertation.

Subject Area:
International Trade Law I (C)
International Trade Law II (C)
International Intellectual Property Law (C)
Advanced Legal Research Methods (C)
Dissertation (C)

Subject Area:
EU Commercial Law and Transactions (O)
International Trade Law and Economic Development (O)
Human Rights in a European and International Context (O)
European Union as Legal Actor in International Relations (O)

(C) = Core
(O) = Optional

Information for international students

See www.uclan.ac.uk/international

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0)1772 892400