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Year 1 Academic year: 2024/25, Starting in: September

Please Note:

» Any course may only be taken once.

» All credits must be equally split across semesters 1 and 2.

» Space on courses outside of the programme core course collection may be limited.

» You should ensure that your Programme Director has approved your course selections. (This will happen once you arrive in Edinburgh as a final check - there is no need for you to contact your Programme Director before arrival).

» There are no changes to courses after the end of Teaching Week 1 in either semester, and change to any courses can only be actioned by contacting the Postgraduate Office within the School of Law.


Note for applicants for entry to the programme from 2024/25 onwards: a major change to the programme structure for this degree has been approved by the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. The new degree structure is outlined on the Law School website. The new Degree Programme Table showing the 2024/25 structure will be published in April 2024.

Compulsory courses

You must take these courses

Course options

Group A

Select exactly 80 credits in this group.

Commercial Law (LLM) - Programme Core Course Collection

Select between 20 and 60 credits of the following courses

Commercial Law (LLM) - Programme Optional Course Collection

Select between 20 and 40 credits of the following courses

Level 11 courses in the School of Law

Select between 0 and 20 credits from Level 11 courses in the School of Law
Please Note: LLM/MSc students CANNOT select any individual courses worth 5 credits, 15 credits or 60 credits.

On-campus students CANNOT select courses which show as course type 'Online Distance Learning'.

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