Law Postgraduate Modules 2019-20

The module details in this section are only applicable to students who will be studying them between September 2019 and August 2020.

If you wish to look at details of a module you studied in an earlier academic year please see postgraduate modules for other academic years.

If you intend to study one of these modules from September 2020 or later, you may refer to these descriptors as a guide, but please be aware that details they contain – including (but not limited to) reading lists, duration and assessments – may change for your academic year.

The next compiled module list for the September 2020 - August 2021 academic year will be published here in August 2020 (exact date to be confirmed).

Code Module Title Credits Term(s)
LAWM063 Human Dignity and Human Rights in the EU 15 1
LAWM067 Carriage of Goods by Sea 30 1
LAWM075 Copyright Law 30 1
LAWM080 International Banking Law 30 1
LAWM084 International Arbitration 30 1
LAWM087 Competition Law 30 1
LAWM089 Consumer Protection 30 2
LAWM094 Human Dignity and Human Rights in the EU 30 1
LAWM097 International Law of Armed Conflict 30 1
LAWM100 Mergers and Acquisitions 30 2
LAWM101 Patent and Design Law 30 2
LAWM105 Corporate Law and Governance 30 1
LAWM112 Financial Markets Law and Regulation 30 1
LAWM116 The International Law of Cyber Operations 30 2
LAWM127 Law of the Sea 30 1
LAWM129 Human Rights and Modern Technologies 30 2
LAWM130 International Commercial Law 30 2
LAWM131 Artificial Intelligence and the Law 30 2
LAWM132 WTO Law and Society 30 1
LAWM137H Law Research Paper 30 2
LAWM640 Dissertation 60 1 and 2
LAWM671 International Human Rights Law 30 1
LAWM683 International Criminal Law 30 2
LAWM686 Approaches to Research in Law (ESRC) 15 1
LAWM687 Socio-Legal Research Skills 30 1, 2 and 3
LAWM689 The Family, Law and Social Change 15 2
LAWM711 Environmental and Energy Law 30 2
LAWM714 Oil and Gas 30 2
LAWM715 International Migration and the Law 30 2