Taught course

International Law and Global Justice (LLM)

Institution
University of Sheffield · School of Law
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

We require a minimum 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in law or a subject with a sufficient legal component. Other qualifications will be considered and relevant work experience will be taken into consideration alongside qualifications.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course has been designed primarily for lawyers and students who work in, or intend to pursue a career in, the public sector. This may include high-level government lawyers, leaders in non-governmental organisations, and academics. It offers the opportunity to gain a critical understanding of the role of international law in advancing justice both in times of peace and war.

Teaching is informed by the research of renowned academics from the Sheffield Centre for International and European Law.

Teaching
The course is delivered through weekly seminars in each subject area.

Assessment
Assessment is through essays and a dissertation.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

LLM

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
law-admissions@sheffield.ac.uk