Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW3191: International Commercial Arbitration

This module descriptor refers to the 2020/1 academic year.


NQF Level 6
Credits 15 ECTS Value 7.5
Term(s) and duration

This module ran during term 2 (11 weeks)

Academic staff

Dr Kyriaki Nousia (Convenor)





Available via distance learning


International Commercial Arbitration is one of the most common alternative dispute resolution methods, with regards to international commercial disputes. The sector has grown vastly in the last decades and continues to do so. The module will provide an overview and examination of the main topics and aspects of international commercial arbitration. Disputes relating to international commercial transactions, investments, insurance and reinsurance, energy, maritime and construction are generally resolved by arbitration. The legal market is looking for graduates that have adequate knowledge in this field. Therefore, this module is essential for anyone interested in a career in commercial law. No prior knowledge, skills or expertise is required.

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