International Commercial Law

King's College London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    International Commercial Law

  • Host University

    King's College London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    International Business, International Economics, International Politics, Legal Studies, Political Science, Pre-Law

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

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    Hours & Credits

  • Contact Hours

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview

    Module description
    Acquire a deeper understanding of the structure and recent developments of international commercial law in this module.
    You?ll gain an insight in the concepts underlying the evolution of international commerce, during a time in which multinational corporations are increasingly moulding the legal and administrative practises in states participating in global affairs. Through elements of practical training, you will also enhance your communication skills and will become acquainted with formulating legal arguments.
    By the end of the module students will have acquired an insight into the historical and institutional evolvement of the legal regime governing transnational economic activities.
    Teaching pattern
    Seminars & Tutorials
    London walks and visits to key institutions and museums
    Private Study
    Module assessment
    One essay of 2500 words (60%)
    One essay of 1000 words (40%)

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