The principles of the law of nations in peace, war and neutrality. An introduction to the law of international organisation.
This paper offers an introduction to public international law. It covers broad topics: the nature and sources of international law; international actors; jurisdiction and immunities; state responsibility; the use of force.
|Paper title||International Law|
|Teaching period||Semester 2 (On campus)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$679.70|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$3,212.40|
- 96 LAWS points
- Pre or Corequisite
- Any 200-level LAWS paper not already passed
- Limited to
- LLB, LLB(Hons)
- Not all optional papers will be available in any given year.
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- Teaching staff
- Course materials for this paper are provided by the Faculty.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship,
Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy,
Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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- Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this paper will gain
- An active understanding of the basic principles and processes of international law
- The ability to analyse international law problems