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Global Crime, Justice and Security

Delivered by its expert authors, this Global Crime, Justice and Security LLM from LJMU extends your knowledge of these legal issues in an international legal context.

- Study on a course recognised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

- Opt for either an LLM or MSc award

- Develop critical analysis and assess legal frameworks from an international perspective

- Gain entry even if you are from a non-law background

All of your teaching on this course will be delivered by an academic team with internationally recognised research profiles and extensive practice-based experience. The course is designed to develop your advanced scholarship and research skills enabling you to progress, academically and intellectually, in a discreet area of international law.

Entry requirements

LLM: You will need:

a minimum 2:2 in a subject such as Law, Criminal Justice, Politics, Finance, Banking or Accounting

or

an equivalent professional qualification

or

equivalent and suitable previous work experience

Additional Information

IELTS 6.0 or equivalent (minimum 5.5 in each component)
Pearson 50-57
RPL is accepted on this programme
International students applying to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU should check if they require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate. Contact International Admissions Team for more details
International students entering on a Tier 4 visa cannot study part-time

If you have any specific queries, please contact apsadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

View country specific entry requirements:
www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/courses/international-entry-requirements

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team (internationaladmissions@ljmu.ac.uk) for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages:
www.ljmu.ac.uk/international

Course modules

Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning.

Core Modules

Contemporary Issues in Global Crime, Justice and Security (20 credits)

Optional Modules

Postgraduate Legal Research Methods (Socio-Legal) (20 credits)
Dissertation(Socio-Legal) (60 credits)
International Criminal Law (20 credits)
Conflict and Warfare in International Law (20 credits)
Global Crime and Security (20 credits)
The United Nations, International Security and Global Justice (20 credits)
EU Foreign Security and Justice Policy (20 credits)
Gendered Perspectives on International Law (20 credits)
Statehood, People and Statelessness (20 credits)
Democracy, Rule of Law and Human Rights (20 credits)

Assessment methods

To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic.

Assessment methods on this programme include: a 5000 word essay in each module and a final dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
LLM Full-time £ 5,700 (Academic year) Home/EU 1 Years
LLM Full-time £ 11,630 (Academic year) International 1 Years
LLM Part-time 2 Years
MSc Full-time £ 5,700 (Academic year) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc Full-time £ 11,630 (Academic year) International 1 Years
MSc Part-time Home/EU 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 13,950 (Year 1) International 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,600 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 13,950 (Year 1) International 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 37 (Credit) Home/EU 2 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 6,600 (Year 1) EU 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 6,600 (Year 1) Northern Ireland 1 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 36 (Credit) England 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 36 (Credit) England 2 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 36 (Credit) EU 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 36 (Credit) Scotland 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 36 (Credit) Wales 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,600 (Year 1) England 1 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 36 (Credit) Northern Ireland 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,600 (Year 1) Wales 1 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 6,600 (Year 1) England 1 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 36 (Credit) Scotland 2 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 6,600 (Year 1) Scotland 1 Years
LLM Part-time September 2019 36 (Credit) Wales 2 Years
LLM Full-time September 2019 6,600 (Year 1) Wales 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,600 (Year 1) Scotland 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,600 (Year 1) EU 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,600 (Year 1) Northern Ireland 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 36 (Credit) EU 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 36 (Credit) Northern Ireland 2 Years

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