International Law (Advanced) module (LW41018)

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Module code


International Law


This module aims to:

  • introduce students to public international laws
  • familiarise students with the framework and mechanisms of the international legal system and provide them with knowledge of the core international law topics and a solid understanding of the theoretical and practical issues attached to these areas of law.
  • facilitate the development of transferable analytical, research and communication skills
  • promote a critical approach to this area of law

Examples of content

  • subjects of international law
  • sources of international law
  • peaceful settlement of disputes
  • the use of force in international law
  • state Responsibility
  • jurisdiction
  • acquisition of Territory

SCQF credits

30 credits


This module is available on following courses: