Unit

School Of Law

Principles of International LawWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 200964.1

Discipline: INTERNATIONAL LAW

Student Contribution Band: 4

Level: 7

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Steven Freeland


Assumed Knowledge
Bachelor of Laws or equivalent qualification


Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be enrolled in courses 8083 Bachelor of Research Studies/Master of Research, 8084/8085 Master of Research, 2824 Master of Laws, 2784 or 2810 Master of Laws (International Governance).


Teaching Periods
Nothing on offer.

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About this Unit
This unit explores the nature, role and characteristics of international law; the concepts of statehood; sovereignty and jurisdiction; the relationships between domestic and international law; the role of law and treaties; and the role of international organisations such as the United Nations and International Court of Justice. The unit also examines contemporaneous and contentious issues of international law.


Courses
2824.1Master of LawsCURRENT
2826.1Juris DoctorCURRENT
8083.2Bachelor of Research StudiesCURRENT


Specialisations

A2015.1Master of Laws (Law Graduate) - 80cp pathwayCURRENT
A2016.1Master of Laws (Law Graduate) - 120cp pathwayCURRENT
A2017.1Master of Laws (Non Law Graduate) - 80cp pathwayCURRENT
A2018.1Master of Laws (Non Law Graduate) - 120cp pathwayCURRENT
A2019.1Master of Laws (Law & Non Law Graduates) - 160cp pathwayCURRENT




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