Parasol Foundation International LL.M. Program

  • Master of laws (LL.M.)
  • Starting date: September
  • Tuition Fee: $21,000.00 USD
  • Language: English
  • Program type: Full-time
  • Duration: 10 months
  • Specialization: Business Law ; IT and communication ; Human Rights ; International Law ; General law

Program overview

 

Curriculum 

 

The rigorous academic curriculum is based on innovative approaches to legal theory, providing law students analytical tools and skills to engage in serious academic research and practical insights. Classes explore contemporary challenges to law that stem from the processes of globalization to specific courses on the Israeli legal and social systems, the complexities of the Middle East region and the legal aspects of the Start-up Nation.

The curriculum consists of courses, seminars and workshops. The selection of courses will allow students to pursue several disciplines, including: International Law and Human Rights; Law and Technology and Business Law. The program also enables participants to choose electives from the rich variety of English-language graduate programs.

 


Core

 

- Contemporary Issues in Israel
- Introduction to Israeli Law
- Introduction to Law and Economics
- Introduction to Law and Society
- Scholar's Workshop: Legal Theory – Prof. Avihay Dorfman

 

 

Workshops

 


- Law and Technology
- Private Law Theory
- International Law
- Economic Analysis of Law
- Legal History

 

Specializations: 

 

INTERNATIONAL LAW & HUMAN RIGHTS - click here

BUSINESS - click here

TECHNOLOGY - click here

 

Electives

 

- Law and the Poverty of Nations

- The Humanitarian Law of Armed Conflict

- Critical Race Theory: Perspectives from the United States

- Derivatives, Risk and Financial Crisis

- Start-Up Law

- European Private Law

- Digital Speech Under U.S. Law

- China's Intellectual Property Law and its Historical , Cultural and Traditional Aspects

- Introduction to Intellectual Property

- Technology and the Law

 

 

The LL.M. program covers 32 academic credits over the period of 3 academic semesters.

 

The 2019-2020 academic schedule:

 

  1. The LL.M. program covers 32 academic credits over the period of 3 academic semesters:

     

  2. The opening Core Semester (including Orientation Day) takes place from September 1, 2019 – October 6, 2019.
     
  3. The Fall Semester takes place October 27, 2019 – January 26, 2020 followed by an exam period January 27, 2020 – March 7, 2020.
     
  4. The Spring Semester takes place March 8, 2020 – June 26, 2020 followed by an exam period June 27, 2020 – July 18, 2020.

 

 

*ALL SEMESTERS ARE MANDATORY 

 

 

 

Application procedure

 

 

Applicants must have completed an undergraduate degree in law (LL.B. , JD, Bachelor of Laws) prior to starting the LL.M. degree. Students in their final year of undergraduate law degree studies may apply, and will be accepted on the condition they finish their first degree in good standing (above 80/100).

 

Application Procedures: Create a student profile on the application portal(https://portal.telavivuniv.org/createprofile.phpand upload the following documents:

 

·         Law degree transcript(s) & diploma(s)
Transcripts must show all courses and grades obtained, and should be submitted with the corresponding diploma. Transcripts may have to be officially translated at the applicant's expense to be reviewed by the Registrar's Office. 

 

·         Law school ranking
If available, please ask your law school to provide a letter indicating your individual law school ranking.

 

·         Completed online application form
Make sure to complete the program-related questions on the application portal.  

 

·         CV or resume

 

·         Personal Statement (essay)
Your personal statement should be no more than 500 words and should describe your background, your academic or professional interests and goals, and your motivation to study in the International LL.M. program. 

 

·         Two letters of recommendation
Letters should be written by law professors or legal employment supervisors – or a combination of both. 

 

·         TOEFL or IELTS score
An English-language proficiency exam must be taken before July 1, and official scores should be sent directly to the TAU International office by the testing agency. TAU International's ETS code is 7704. The minimum scores on the TOEFL test are written 582, computer-based 223, or internet-based 89. The minimum overall bandwidth score on the IELTS test is 7. Exemption may be granted – please inquire with the Admissions Director.

 

·         $100 application fee

 

There are a few changes that need to be made here: http://www.findyourllm.com/university-premium/tel-aviv-university/686#application

 

Requirements & Application procedures

Pursue your LL.M. degree at Tel Aviv University.

 

 

2019-2020 applications are OPEN!

 

 

Applicants must have completed an undergraduate degree in law (LL.B. , JD, Bachelor of Laws) prior to starting the LL.M. degree. Students in their final year of undergraduate law degree studies may apply, and will be accepted on the condition they finish their first degree in good standing (above 80/100).

 

Application Procedures: Create a student profile on the application portal (https://portal.telavivuniv.org/createprofile.phpand upload the following documents:

 

·         Law degree transcript(s) & diploma(s)
Transcripts must show all courses and grades obtained, and should be submitted with the corresponding diploma. Transcripts may have to be officially translated at the applicant's expense to be reviewed by the Registrar's Office. 

 

·         Law school ranking
If available, please ask your law school to provide a letter indicating your individual law school ranking.

 

·         Completed online application form
Make sure to complete the program-related questions on the application portal.  

 

·         CV or resume

 

·         Personal Statement (essay)
Your personal statement should be no more than 500 words and should describe your background, your academic or professional interests and goals, and your motivation to study in the International LL.M. program. 

 

·         Two letters of recommendation
Letters should be written by law professors or legal employment supervisors – or a combination of both. 

 

·         TOEFL or IELTS score
An English-language proficiency exam must be taken before July 1, and official scores should be sent directly to the TAU International office by the testing agency. TAU International's ETS code is 7704. The minimum scores on the TOEFL test are written 582, computer-based 223, or internet-based 89. The minimum overall bandwidth score on the IELTS test is 7. Exemption may be granted – please inquire with the Admissions Director.

 

·         $100 application fee

Admissions Office

·         Admissions Director: Pamela Waijman

 

·         Email studylaw@tau.ac.il