Dissertation in Law


All students will have to complete a dissertation. You have the choice of undertaking 4 taught modules and a 60 credit dissertation (24,000 words) or 5 taught modules and a 30 credit dissertation (12,000 words).
  • Competence and skills necessary to complete and defend an appropriate research proposal;
  • Nuanced exploration of the research question and completion of a thorough literature review
  • Ability to analyse academic literature and to draw appropriate conclusions based on the evidence.
  • Competence to produce a coherent, erudite dissertation supported by strong evidence and a thorough analysis.