3.00 credits

(4,0,0) hrs

15 wks

In addition to the fundamentals of public international law, students learn the procedure and principles in cases and decisions. With emphasis on the decisions of the International Court of Justice and related tribunals, cases are analyzed and discussed. Legal practice is highlighted with the Moot Court, an exercise involving legal research, the application of legal principles to fact-based cases, and the skills in argument and examination.

Prerequisites

45 credits at the 100-level or higher, including POL 100 and either POL 201 or POL 203

Course Notes

Students who receive credit for POL 305 cannot receive credit for POL 205.

Course Outlines