You’ll be taught by:

  • seminars
  • lectures
  • guest lecturers from experts
  • workshops


You will be assessed through a combination of: 

  • essays
  • group work
  • reports or other written coursework
  • written or oral exams

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Module code: LW50107 Credits: 50 Semester: Both Semester 1 and 2

This module will help you conduct work on a master’s dissertation. This covers choosing a topic, defining a title, and using research assistance tools. It will conclude in writing the dissertation.

Optional Modules

You need to choose one or more of these modules as part of your course.

Module code: LW11014 Credits: 20 Semester: Semester 1

Designed for students whose first language is not English, this module focuses on the level of academic writing needed to successfully complete a law degree.

Key concepts include the planning, structuring, and writing of legal academic assignments. As a skills-based course, classes involve extensive writing practice and feedback time.

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