Level 7 Diploma in International Business Law leading to LLM

Level 7 Diploma in International Business Law leading to LLM

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The Level 7 Diploma in International Business Law aims to develop legal skills, analysis, logical thinking and knowledge that can usefully be applied in further study, the legal profession and public service. It provides students with an understanding of the law in the context of business to equip them with abilities needed to work with advance issues.

This programme covers a wide range of modern issues and develops the critical, analytical and technical skills needed by senior management staff. Moreover, Level 7 diploma offers and provides careers related guidance and support to postgraduate students which are

  • Positive, constructive and helpful
  • Practical
  • Realistic
  • Impartial and client centred
  • The Level 7 Diploma in International Business Law is a respected qualification and honoured as a valid pathway toward the LLM degree.


Learning Objectives

At the end of the course, a graduate is expected to be able to

  • Understand wide ranges of subjects in international business law.
  • Develop an understanding of the legal framework that governs international business transactions.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the commercial trust law, company law, international trade law, intellectual property law, and the law of financial crimes in the international business.
  • Develop research skills and ability to write on key areas in the international business law.
  • Critically analyse legal texts.

On successful completion of this course, learners will come to know how to deal with complex legal issues and make sound judgements in business activities. They will be able to demonstrate self-direction and originality in tackling advance legal problems and act autonomously in planning and implementing task at the professional level.


Qualification Accreditation, Recognition and the awarding body

Level 7 Diploma in International Business Law is accredited to UK Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) by Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator in England and awarded by Qualifi Ltd. Qualifi is an international recognised awarding body, founded to meet the developing education and training needs of learners and employers from the UK and around the globe serving the needs of in excess of 150,000 learners and employers in the UK and worldwide every year.

  • Accredited to Regulated Qualifications Framework - Level 7
  • Accredited to European Qualifications Framework - Level 7
  • Equivalent to Framework of Higher Education Qualifications in England (FHEQ - QAA) - Level 7 Postgraduate Diploma
  • Equivalent to Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) - Level 11

Qualification Accreditation Number is 603/4199/3



Level 7 Diploma in International Business Law is for those who wish to progress on to a higher level qualification, for example, the LLM. Moreover, Graduate of this qualification will be equipped to advise on the following matters;

  • International commercial law
  • Law of financial crimes
  • International trade law
  • Company law
  • Industrial and intellectual property law
  • Corporate Governance

Further education progressions include

  • the Level 8 Diploma Strategic Management and Leadership (160 credits), or
  • LLM with the associated partner Qualifi awarding organisation's University; or
  • directly into employment in an associated profession.



The overall structure of the course is based on the following modules that cover a number of topics relating to learning outcomes. Students are required to complete only six units to achieve 120 credits.

  1. International Trade Law (20 credits)
  2. Commercial Trust Law (20 credits)
  3. Industrial and Intellectual Property Law (20 credits)
  4. Law of Financial Crimes (20 credits)
  5. Company Law (20 credits)
  6. Legal Research and Research Methods (20 credits)
  7. Corporate Governance – Principles and Practices (20 credits)

At the end learners will achieve

  • Level 7 Diploma in International Business Law