Human rights and international law

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Overview

This course combines the principles of public international law with an understanding of the Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities. Topics include jurisdictions and immunity right through to refugees and the use of force. If you have a strong sense of global social justice, study in human rights and international law could be for you.

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Our teaching staff have a wealth of human rights and international law experience between them –  meaning that you'll be learning from the very best in the sector.

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Career opportunities

Opportunities exist in the legal profession, business and management roles across a wide range of organisations, government services, and industrial relations.

You may forge a career here in Australia or further abroad in:

  • diplomatic service 
  • legal aid 
  • law reform 
  • the media
  • public administration 
  • research 
  • teaching either in schools or universities.

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