LLM Comparative and European Private Law

Programme Structure and Courses

This programme can be studied either full-time over one year, or part-time over two years.* It offers a wide range of subjects that deal with various aspects of private law from a Comparative and European perspective, enabling you to tailor the LLM to meet your specific interests.

We are currently in the process of confirming courses for the 2018/19 academic year.

Courses listed below are provided for illustrative purposes.

The programme structure for 2017/18 consists of 180 credits, comprising taught courses worth 120 credits (60 credits per semester) and a 10,000 word dissertation worth 60 credits.

The 120 credits of taught courses should be made up from the following course options.

Full year courses (40 credits)

20 credit courses (which run either in Semester 1 or 2)

Option courses (0 – 40 credits)

You may also select up to a maximum of 40 credits from any course offered by the Law School, depending on availability and with the express permission of the Programme Director.

View the option courses that are available in the 2017/18 academic year

Please note that due to unforeseen circumstances or lack of demand for particular courses, we may not be able to run all courses as advertised come the start of the academic year.

*Due to current UKBA regulations, the part-time programme is only available to UK or EU students.