LLM (Master of Laws)

The University of South Wales’s LLM course offers you a flexible approach to postgraduate study, where you can tailor your Masters programme to suit your specific needs and career aspirations. You can explore a broad range of legal subjects, including commercial law, international trade law, competition law, employment law and intellectual property law.

The LLM (Master of Laws) is suitable for individuals already working in the legal sector, as well as those looking to increase their knowledge in this area. Outside of term time you will have the opportunity to volunteer in the University’s Legal and Financial Advice Clinic located in Cardiff. There you will have the chance to put the knowledge and skills you have gained on the course into practice. The Clinic will allow you to engage directly with the legal profession, and work with a number of reputable law firms.

What you will study

You will study a compulsory module, Research Methods, to develop your postgraduate-level research skills. Other core modules include Rights, Obligations and Remedies, designed to allow you to develop a detailed understanding and appreciation of the role of the civil law. You will also undertake a dissertation concerning law or law-related issues.

You will have a choice of four optional modules, covering a range of specialist areas, to complement your core studies and allow you to design a coherent programme of study. This high level of flexibility is of particular benefit if you want to gain...

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Location

This course is taught at: Treforest Campus, Pontypridd

Dates

  • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Feb 2017
    • Part Time 2 Years Start Date: Feb 2017
      • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2017
        • Part Time 2 Years Start Date: Sep 2017
          • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Feb 2018
            • Part Time 2 Years Start Date: Feb 2018
              • Part Time 2 Years Start Date: Sep 2018
                • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2018