Explore the application of law and legal research in society, alongside a very small cohort of high-calibre students. Develop advanced skills in legal research methods and analysis of law and legal issues, with an emphasis on doctrinal, theoretical and contextual law. This programme is ideal preparation for PhD study, and advances your self-understanding as a participant in the practice of legal scholarship. You can focus on research areas that interest you, such as jurisprudence, criminology or international human rights. For more information, please visit the programme page: https://www.reading.ac.uk/ready-to-study/study/Subject-area/law-pg/mres-law-and-society
Sample modules may include: Research Methods Legal Knowledge and Legal Writing Research in Jurisprudence Research in Criminology Legal Aspects of Corporate Rescue Check our website for more details about the course structure.
Research Methods Legal Knowledge and Legal Writing Research in Jurisprudence Research in Criminology Research in International Human Rights
IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent) Entry requirements: Normally a good undergraduate honours degree (2.1 or above), or equivalent from a university outside the UK. Our students come with a variety of relevant legal and non-legal experience and all applicants are considered on individual merit.
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9250||Whole course|
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Whole course|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Whole course|
Additional fee information
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Clearing contact details
0118 402 0900
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
0118 378 5289