Law - International Human Rights Law & Public Policy - LLM

University College Cork

 

Course Name Law - International Human Rights Law & Public Policy - LLM
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKL27 CKL28
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
Apply To PAC
Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters LLM
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

Application Date Weblink Web Page - Click Here
PAC Application Information

Expand+How Do I Apply

1. Choose Course

Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to three courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

2. Apply Online

Once you have chosen your co...

Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time

The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 2 years.

LLM classes are in a seminar format. This participative and interactive format of teaching is suitable for postgraduate level.

You will receive advance reading lists and/or materials for each seminar.

Seminars take place in two-hour blocks between 9:00 am and 6:00 pm, Monday to Friday. 10 credit modules run for 12 weeks and 5 credit modules run for 6 weeks.
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Entry Requirements

Expand+For entry to this course you must be approved by the Faculty of Law and must normally:
- hold a law degree with at least a 2H1
- or have such other relevant third-level educational qualifications and/or professional experience as, in the opinion of...

Course Content

Expand+This LLM engages students in the practice and policy context of human rights law internationally.

The course offers students a wide range of human rights law courses taught by leading experts in their field. It includes interdisciplinary teaching ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Modules: Students take 90 credits in total, including 55 credits of core modules and 35 credits of elective modules.

Core Modules (55 credits)
Students take core modules to the value of 55 credits.
LW6571 LLM (International Human Rights Law and ...

Assessment Method You will be examined by continuous assessment throughout the year and your dissertation must be submitted in September. Individual module assessments can be viewed in the Book of Modules.
Number of Credits Credits
Students complete 90 credits over 12 months full-time or 24 months part-time. Students take 55 credits of compulsory modules and choose 35 credits from the list of optional modules.
Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information

Graduates of this course have pursued careers with international organisations, in legal practice, in policy bodies and in aid and development.

Testimonials from UCC law students/graduates http://www.ucc.ie/en/law-postgrad/studentprofiles/careersinhumanrightslaw/
Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Postgraduate Administrator
lawpostgrad@ucc.ie
+ 353 21 490 3995
http://www.ucc.ie/en/law-postgrad

Dr. Dug Cubie
d.cubie@ucc.ie
353 (0)21 490 2223
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here