Masters | Postgraduate Course - Energy Law and Policy LLM Course Details within University of Dundee

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Energy Law and Policy LLM

Study Details

LLM: 12 months full-time

For lawyers and non-lawyers: gain an understanding of the legal and regulatory environment and processes in the international energy and resources industries.

The world's long-term economic development depends on the existence of efficient, innovative and creative energy and resources industries. These in turn rely on individuals who possess a sound grasp of their legal, economic, technical and policy backgrounds.

The Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy at the University of Dundee is at the heart of these issues and provides the best in advanced education in its field, preparing its graduates to meet the challenges posed by the evolving global economy. Throughout its history, the centre has achieved continuous growth and has established international pre-eminence in its core activities: scholarly performance, high level academic research, strategic consultancy and top-quality executive education.

Module details

Core Modules

The following modules must be completed (40 Credits)
CP51002 - Downstream Energy Law and Policy
CP52007 - Legal Framework for International Project Finance

Core Specialist

A minimum of 40 credits from
CP51007 - International Law of Natural Resources and Energy
CP52063 - Renewable Energy: Technology, Economics and Policy
CP52064 - Transatlantic Negotiation Simulation Exercise
CP52066 - International Law: Transnational Legal Problems Facing Extractive Industries
LW51007 - Corporate Governance
LW52005 - Competition Law

Compulsory Choice Modules

40 credits from
CP50003 - Dissertation (for full-time and by distance learning)
CP51013 - Internship Report (for full-time and by distance learning)
Elective Modules

Sufficient modules from the academic timetable to bring the total number of credits to 180.

Entry Requirements

You should have the equivalent to a UK Honours degree, preferably at 2:1 level or above. Candidates with a 2:2 degree may also apply. Preferred degree disciplines are Law, Economics, Geology, Petroleum or Mining Engineering, Finance.