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Cross-cutting Issues in Environmental Law

The course Cross-cutting Issues in Environmental Law covers, at an advanced level, four themes where environmental law is integrated with or challenged by other legal issues.

A farmer sprays a solution of copper sulfate on plants of potato bushes.
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The course Cross-cutting Issues in Environmental Law is given within the framework of the Master of Laws in Environmental Law at the Department of Law, Stockholm University.  

Read more about the Master of Laws in Environmental Law

The course covers following four themes:

  • Environmental Law, trade and corporate responsibility.
  • Environmental Law, climate and energy.
  • Environmental and Human Rights.
  • Law and social-ecological resilience.


  • Course structure

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

    Syllabus - Cross-cutting Issues in Environmental Law

    Course description (201 Kb)


    Teaching format

    Instruction consists of lectures, seminars and a procedural game. Participation in seminars and the procedural game is mandatory. The language of instruction is English.


    The course is examined through active attendance at the seminars, the writing and oral presentation of an essay, participation in the procedural game, and a final written examination.


    Jonas Ebbesson

  • 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 Department

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

    Education - Department of Law 


  • Contact

    Course contact: 

    Course coordinator: 
    Johanna Hale

    Course manager:
    Jonas Ebbesson