Pre-requisites are applicable to non-Law students, as well as to Law students. Those wishing to study this unit who do not meet the pre-requisites should contact the Manager Academic Administration - Law about a possible pre-requisite waiver.
This unit examines controversial and topical issues in contemporary public international law including --the role of international politics and international relations in the process of international law, the impact of the United Nations Organisation, current trends in regionalism, the development of developing States, International dispute resolution, and a focus on some emerging areas of importance in international law including outer space, terrorism and our uses of the polar regions.
|Unit name||Law of Nations|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Law
Dr Gail Lugten
Dr Gail Lugten and guest lecturers
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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|LAW204 OR LAW250 AND LAW252 AND LAW251 AND LAW255 AND LAW254 AND LAW253 AND LAW256 OR LAW226 AND LAW205 AND LAW221 AND LAW223 AND LAW222 AND LAW225 AND LAW224 OR LAW224 AND LAW253 AND LAW221 AND LAW351 AND LAW222 AND LAW223 AND LAW352|
This unit will be taught by blended learning. There will be 10 weeks of three-hour seminars.
One multiple choice test and geography test in Week 8 (20%), Take-home exam (papers distributed in Week 8, and submitted week 11) (80%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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