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LLM International Human Rights Law (distance learning)

De Montfort University

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  • Qualification

    LLM - Master of Laws

  • Location

    De Montfort University

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    27 months

Course summary

Overview

This course is suitable for: solicitors and barristers in private practice and in-house; activists; campaigners and researchers involved in human rights issues; those working in organisations with public functions and who need to comply with human rights obligations; as well as human rights professionals in the UN and other international organisations and NGOs and those with an interest in Human Rights Law.

Develop your own personal pathway

  • This course combines one core module with a diverse range of optional modules

Study at your own pace

  • Enjoy flexible distance learning, with the option to exit at one of several points with a postgraduate award

Differentiate yourself in the job market

  • Gain a competitive edge by increasing your knowledge of human rights law

Boost your employability

  • Improve your career and employability options in a globalised job market

Teaching and assessment

The LLM is studied by distance learning and is fully assessed by coursework and a dissertation. The distance learning mode involves optional attendance at Leicester De Montfort Law School, for a maximum of ten Saturday study days during the period of study. The course is structured in a way that allows you to exit at one of several points, if desired, each with a postgraduate award.

Graduate careers

This course equips you to enter legal and other work relating to international human rights issues.

Tuition fees

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University information

De Montfort University

  • University League Table

    101st

  • Campus address

    De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 9BH, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    68th out of 105 27

    85th out of 104 26

  • Entry standards

    / Max 220
    94 42%

    91st

    7
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    55.0 55%

    57th

    49
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.04 81%

    68th

    23
  • Entry standards

    / Max 231
    93 42%

    94th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    64.0 64%

    76th

    29
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.94 79%

    60th

    25

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