Taught course

International and European Human Rights Law

Institution
University of Leeds · School of Law
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in law or a relevant social science or non-UK equivalent. We accept a range of international equivalent qualifications. For more information contact the School of Law admissions team. IELTS 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in any component. For other English qualifications, read English language equivalent qualifications.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This advanced course in human rights taught by international experts offers a unique and distinctive focus on the theories and practice of rights, producing a vibrant environment for exploring this significant area of law and policy.

This programme will give you advanced knowledge, greater understanding and critical insights into current systems of human rights legal protection and human rights debates.

You’ll investigate the law relating to the protection of life and human dignity, freedom from torture and other ill treatment, freedom of expression, and human rights with regard to media organisations, terrorism, health care, the family and disabled people.

For information please contact the School of Law Admissions Team.

Fees and funding

UK students
£7,500
International students
£16,000

University scholarships available to UK /EU and International Students. Find out more at http://scholarships.leeds.ac.uk/

Qualification and course duration

LLM

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment70
Dissertation30

Course contact details

Name
School Admissions Team
Email
lawpgadm@leeds.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)113 343 7573
Fax
+44 (0) 113 343 2452