LLM (All Pathways)

- LLM In Commercial Law and International Trade
- LLM In Human Rights Law
- LLM In International Law

During Induction week, make sure you follow your course induction schedule below, this must take priority over any other events. Most of these induction events will be on campus but there may be additional online events that you will need to attend or watch.

Next steps

Induction schedule

Please read the live version of your schedule below and make sure to check back here for any updates.

Tuesday 20 September

Time Event details Location
10:00am - 12:00pm

Welcome and LLM in Legal Practice Programme Information

With Chieh Huang, Subject Coordinator

G 5.29 Gibbs Building , Headington Campus

LLM in Legal Practice Programme Information Youtube Video

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Introduction to Legal Research

G 5.29 , Gibbs Building, Headington Campus

Wednesday 21 September

Time Event details Location
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Introduction to Library Services

With Charlie Brampton, Subject Librarian

JHB.B09,  Library Basement Training Room, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

Thursday 22 September

Time Event details Location
1:00pm - 5:00pm

Module Registration Helpdesk

Drop in if you need help adding on your optional modules for semester 2

G.110, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Meet your Academic Adviser

G 5.29, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus

4:00pm - 6:00pm

LLM Law Meet and Greet

G 5.29, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus

Friday 23 September

Time Event details Location
10:00am - 5:00pm

General Drop in Help Desk

Speak to one of the Student Support Coordinators with any issues or questions you might still have now that induction week is ending.

G.110, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus

12:00pm - 1:30pm

Introduction to Databases and Electronic Resources

G.126, Gibbs Building, Headington Campus

Key contacts

Job title Name Contact details
Student Support Coordinator  Kirsty Holliday k.holliday@brookes.ac.uk
Subject Coordinator Chieh Huang c.huang@brookes.ac.uk
Programme Lead  Shirley Shipman sshipman@brookes.ac.uk
Programme Administrator Ray Stimpson rstimpson@brookes.ac.uk
Academic Liaison Librarian  Charlie Brampton c.brampton@brookes.ac.uk

Reading lists

This is an indicative reading list of the core handbooks used for your course's compulsory modules. There is no expectation for you to purchase any of the books, they are all available in the university library.



Semester 1 Modules 

Recommended Core Text

LAW7001 Principles of International Law

Klabbers, International Law (3rd ed, Cambridge University Press)

LAW7004 International Human Rights Systems

Working with the UN Human Rights Programme - A Handbook for Civil Society. 

LAW7047 Theory of Human Rights

Dembour, Marie-Bénédicte, ‘What Are Human Rights? Four Schools of Thought’ (2010) 32 Human Rights Quarterly 1:1.

LAW7049 Advanced Legal Research Methods

Webley, Legal Writing (4th ed, Routledge)

Semester 2 Modules 

Recommended Core Text

LAW7017 International Human Rights: Law and Practice

Smith, International human rights law

LAW7013 International Economic Law

Herdegen, Principles of international economic law