LLM International Commercial Law

Globalisation is here to stay and the number of active international industries continues to grow each year. The LLM in International Commercial Law is a specialist legal course which will develop your understanding of the nature of international commercial law and regulation. It is suitable for individuals already working in the legal sector, as well as those looking to increase their knowledge in this area.

You can study aspects of commercial law that have international relevance, and consider specific issues that arise in commercial and consumer law. You will also explore different aspects of globalisation and how the law influences and responds to these. Outside of term time you will have the opportunity to volunteer in the University’s Legal and Financial Advice Clinic 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

To achieve this specialist LLM course, you will study compulsory modules designed to provide you with a firm foundation from which to complete your studies. You will also be able to select a further two optional modules to complement your studies and legal interests.

Compulsory modules:

  • Rights, Obligations and Remedies
  • Private International Law
  • Commercial Law and Practice
  • Research Methods
  • Dissertation

Optional modules:

  • International and Comparative Media Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Commercial Law and Practice
  • International Trade
  • Computer Law
  • Intellectual Property Rights
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This course is taught at: Treforest Campus, Pontypridd


  • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2016
    • Part Time 2 - 3 Years Start Date: Sep 2016
      • Full Time 1 - 1 Years Start Date: Feb 2017
        • Part Time 2 - 3 Years Start Date: Feb 2017
          • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2017
            • Part Time 2 - 3 Years Start Date: Sep 2017