Taught course

LLM Maritime Law

Institution
University of Southampton · School of Law
Qualifications
LLM

Entry requirements

Minimum upper second-class degree in law (or degree with a substantive legal component) from an approved University or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University; work experience also considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Maritime law explores the basic principles of contract, tort and property alongside the fundamentals of the shipping and commodity markets. Students on this prestigious programme are taught by internationally renowned experts working at the forefront of the development of maritime law in the UK and globally. Specialist seminars given by leading practitioners and academics are provided alongside the academic programme. The internationally acclaimed Institute of Maritime Law is an integral part of the School, and the Institute’s staff make a major contribution to teaching on this programme.

Optional modules: Admiralty Law; Carriage of Goods by Sea; Ship Finance (half option); The Law of Ship Sale and Purchase (half option); International Law of the Sea; International Trade Law; Marine Insurance; Law of the Marine Environment.

Information for international students

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/international.page

Fees and funding

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/fees-funding/pg-fees-funding.page

Qualification and course duration

LLM

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Business and Law
Email
pgapply.fbl@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 4393