PG Dip International Trade and Commercial Law

University of Essex Online

Program Description

PG Dip International Trade and Commercial Law

University of Essex Online

Our PG Dip International Trade and Commercial Law course* offers an advanced qualification that is designed to build on your knowledge from the PG Cert programme modules and also introduce legal research skills and methods, international carriage of goods, private international law, intellectual property law and international commercial dispute resolution.

Law is a widely recognised and highly respected subject and the knowledge gained on our PG Dip International Trade and Commercial Law will open up many opportunities for you to develop your career a high-level career in an international law firm, multinational company or governmental organisation.

  • The start date of this course is still subject to University approval. In the event that approval is not granted by your course start date, an alternative date will be offered or a full refund given.

Course structure

The PG Dip International Trade and Commercial Law is made up of the following modules and, upon completion, is equal to a total of 120 credits.

Level 7modules:

  • Law of the World Trade Organisation(20 credits)
  • International Competition Law(20 credits)
  • International Sales of Goods(20 credits)
  • Legal Research Skills and Methods(20 credits)*

Optional modules**

  • International Carriage of Goods(20 credits)
  • Private International Law(20 credits)
  • Intellectual Property Law(20 credits)
  • International Commercial Dispute Resolution(20 credits)
  • These modules are core and must be passed in order to achieve the award.

** In addition to the core modules, students will take two optional modules.

Upon completion of your PG Dip International Trade and Commercial Law we offer the opportunity for you to progress to study for our LLM International Trade and Commercial Law (180 credits).

Teaching methods and style

As we are a 100% online university, we utilise a Virtual Learning Environment instead of a traditional campus. The system tracks and manages the learning process in real-time and provides you with immediate access to your learning materials.

This learning platform allows both students and tutors to actively take part in real-time conversations and you can listen to, and view, live lectures and seminars over the internet.

You are supported throughout your course by a dedicated Student Adviser and have the opportunity to regularly interact with fellow students and your tutor.

Assessment

We adopt an assignment-based approach to assessment instead of exams. Assessment for the PG Dip International Trade and Commercial Law will be based on a combination of written coursework.

You will always be aware of your current provisional grade right from the start of the programme, allowing you to evaluate the success of your current study methods and clearly identify areas to improve.

Career prospects

We are dedicated to improving employability amongst our graduates. Our online courses give you the opportunity to improve your career prospects and earning potential with a mix of key skills that are directly transferable to the workplace.

The legal knowledge gained from the PG Dip International Trade and Commercial Law could prepare you for a role in an international law firm, multinational company or governmental organisation.

Qualified solicitors or barristers will also be able to use the skills and knowledge gained from studying the course to meet their annual Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements.

Entry Requirements:

There are two entry routes available for this exciting course: Academic entry route and Open entry route.

21-day money back guarantee

If you enrol on our PG Dip International Trade and Commercial Law but decide that online learning isn’t for you, we will allow you to withdraw within 21 days of the start date stated on your offer letter. If you have paid an initial deposit up front, you will receive a full refund.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated July 4, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Online
Start Date
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Open Enrollment
Duration
Duration
16 months
Full time
Price
Price
6,000 GBP
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Place
United Kingdom Colchester, England
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Duration 16 months
Price 6,000 GBP
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