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Advanced Course in Public International Law

  • 15 credits

The Advanced Course in Public International Law aims to provide advanced knowledge of core issues and fundamental principles of public international law and to familiarise students with recent trends.

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The course Advanced Course in Public International Law is given within the framework of the Master of Laws Programme in International Law at the Department of Law, Stockholm University.  

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In this course the foundations of public international law are studied initially, such as its subjects, sources of law, relationship between national and international law, state responsibility, along with jurisdiction and immunity. The course also includes an introduction to and indepth studies of some of the different specialised regulations/topics of public international law such as maritime law, prohibition on the use of force, humanitarian law, the foundations of human rights and peacekeeping operations. The language of instruction is English.  
 

  • Course structure


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    Syllabus - Advanced Course in Public International Law

     

    Teaching format


    Instruction consists of an introductory lecture, seminars and lessons. The language of instruction is English. Participation in the introduction and seminars is mandatory.
     

    Assessment


    The course's learning outcomes are assessed through the individual essay, participation at the seminars, as well as through a written examination.
     

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    Learning platform

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

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  • Contact

     

    International LL.M. Studies
    master@juridicum.su.se