Taught course

Chinese Commercial Law

Institution
University of Hertfordshire · School of Law
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

A first degree in Law (or a subject in a related discipline, such as Business, Political Science or International Relations) at a minimum of 2:2. You must also satisfy the University’s English language requirement for the course, which is a GCSE grade C or above, or IELTS at 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each band.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Students study 2 compulsory modules (one each semester) as well as 2 options.

Compulsory modules for the LLM in Chinese Commercial Law are:

  1. Chinese Commercial Law;
  2. and Chinese Investment Law.

Additionally, students are required to complete two optional modules, one in Semester A and one in Semester B.

Semester A modules are:

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution;
  • Banking Law;
  • Company Law;
  • E-Commerce Law;
  • Intellectual Property Law;
  • Public International Law;
  • International Commercial Law.

Semester B modules are:

  • Commercial Law;
  • Privacy and Data Protection;
  • Conflicts of Laws;
  • International Financial Law;
  • Maritime Law;
  • Telecommunications Law and Legal Risk Management;
  • Governance and Compliance.

In addition to the taught modules, students also undertake an internship or complete a 15,000 word dissertation (counts as 2 modules) in Semester C. Assessment is carried out through an oral presentation, a reflective diary and a portfolio.

Information for international students

An overseas qualification which is equivalent to a UK Honours degree, minimum 2:2 classification. You must also satisfy the University’s English language requirement for the course, which is IGCSE grade C or above, or IELTS at 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each band.

Qualification and course duration

LLM

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
LLM Admissions Tutor
Email
lawadmissions@herts.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1707 286200
Fax
+44 (0)1707 286205