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International Arbitration Law

The summer course in International Arbitration Law provides an overview of international arbitration law with regard to the legal framework, principles and practice as well as methodology and theory.

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International Arbitration Law is given as an elective course within the framework of the summer programme at the Department of Law, Stockholm University. 


Read more about the Summer Programme at the Department of Law


The purpose of the course is to give students an overview of international arbitration law with regard to the legal framework, principles and practice as well as methodology and theory. It addresses all significant areas of international commercial arbitration law: the arbitration legal framework, party autonomy, procedural principles, arbitration agreement, jurisdiction, choice of law, arbitral proceedings, arbitral tribunal, arbitral award, and the setting and enforcement of arbitral awards.

Students are trained to use appropriate methods to interpret and apply the legal framework and legal principles which are found in the sources of law international commercial arbitration. Students will formulate and evaluate potential consequences of different legal solutions to complex arbitration problems. During the course, the students individually and in groups carry out legal studies of issues and topics within the scope of international commercial arbitration law, as well as related legal areas.

The language of instruction is English.

  • Course structure


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

    Syllabus - International Arbitration Law

     

    Teaching format


    Instruction comprises 2 weeks of full-time studies and consists of lectures and seminars. On the basis of the given course material, students will work in groups to answer questions during each seminar. Participation in 2/3 of seminars and lectures is compulsory.

    Assessment


    Examination is conducted through active participation in the compulsory elements of the course and a written 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.

    https://athena.itslearning.com/


    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@juridicum.su.se