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The Role of Law in International Politics

The Role of Law in International Politics is given as an elective course within the framework of the Summer Programme at the Department of Law, Stockholm University.

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SULaw's Summer Programme

The course gives an overview of the role of law in international politics. The students will gain appreciation of the context-dependent nature of international law and its place among other instruments of cooperation in the international system.

  • Course structure

    Follow the link below to read more about the course details.

    Syllabus - The Role of Law in International Politics

    Teaching format

    Instruction is given in the form of seminars. The language of instruction is English.


    The course is examined on the basis of active participation in the compulsory elements of the course and a home examination.

  • Schedule

    The schedule will be available no later than one month before the start of the course. We do not recommend print-outs as changes can occur. At the start of the course, your department will advise where you can find your schedule during the course.
  • More information

    Learning platform

    During the course, registered students will receive additional course information on the Athena learning platform.

    The Departement

    Read more about education at the Department of Law at Stockholm University on our homepage.

    Education - Department of Law 

  • Contact

    Questions regarding our summer courses are answered by our Office of International Affairs.

    Summer Programme