School of Law

LLM and Diploma Modules

Click below to view the full list of modules for each of our London based LLM programmes.

Module availability

Not all of the modules listed will be available in any one year. Please check modules of interest for information on availability in the coming academic year. This will be updated as soon as it is confirmed by teaching staff.

Certain combinations of modules may be restricted or required – see the individual module description for more details. These are also subject to change but will be confirmed prior to module selection.

Modules 225-230 are only available on the LLM in Art, Business and Law programme and specific LLM specialisms. See module overviews for more information.

Commercial and Corporate Law LLM

Semester 1

Semester 2

Commercial and Corporate Law LLM >> 

Energy and Natural Resources Law LLM

Semester 1

Semester 2

Energy and Natural Resources Law LLM >>

Human Rights Law LLM

International Business Law LLM

Semester 1

Semester 2

International Business Law LLM >>

Law and Economics LLM

Pleas note that the modules shown here are subject to change.

Compulsory modules

Optional modules

A further 90 credits from the optional law and/or economic modules.

Please note: the availability of the modules listed in this section is subject to change.

See the full list of optional modules modules by semester:

Semester 1

Economics

Law

Semester 2

Economics

Law

Law and Economics LLM >>

Public International Law LLM

Semester 1

Semester 2

Public International Law LLM >>

Regulation and Compliance LLM

Compulsory Modules

SOLM926 Dissertation (5,000 word essay)

Semester 1

Semester 2

Elective modules

In addition to compulsory modules students will take electives from the following specialisations.

Financial Institutions specialisation

Data protection and IP

Business and Insurance Law

Energy

Distance Learning modules

  • CCDM008 Online Banking and Financial Services
  • CCDM014 Privacy and Data Protection Law
  • CCDM015 Advanced IP Issues: Digital Rights Management
  • CCDM018 Internet Content Regulation
  • CCDM019 Information Security and the Law
  • CCDM021 European Telecommunications Law
  • CCDM028 Online Media Regulation
  • CCDM031 Information and Communications Technology and Competition Law
  • CCDM039 Internet Governance
  • CCDM043 Cloud Computing

Information about our distance learning modules are available here.

Laws LLM

If you apply for the Laws LLM your final degree certificate will show Master of Laws. If you wish your degree to show expertise in a specific area of law then you should apply for one of our specialised LLM programmes.

On the Laws LLM you select 150 credits of taught modules from the majority of available LLM modules. Your compulsory dissertation can be in any legal field.

Note: Not all of the modules listed will be available in any one year and semesters listed can be subject to change. Any modules not available in the forthcoming academic session will be marked as soon as this information is confirmed by teaching academics. Modules 225-230 are only available on the Art, Business and Law and specific LLM programmes.

Certain combinations of modules may be restricted or required – see the individual module description for more details. These are also subject to change but will be confirmed prior to module selection.

Laws LLM >>