MLM785 - International Law
|Year||2015 unit information|
Not offered in 2015
|Unit chair:||J Morss|
|Contact hours:||1 x 3 hour seminar per week|
Note:You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.
The aim of this unit is to examine the nature, principles, structure and institutions of public international law so that students acquire an understanding of past and current issues concerning international affairs from an international law perspective. Topics include: the history, nature and sources of international law; subjects of international law; jurisdictions and immunity; creation and recognition of states and governments; the United Nations and International Court of Justice; human rights; refugees and the use of force.
Written Assignment 4000 words 50%, Examination 2 hours 50%