International Law and Security

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Credits

20

Module code

LW51123

International Law & Security

Aims

This module aims to give students advanced knowledge and understanding of key issues relating to International Law and Security and to inculcate a theoretical understanding of the concept of security in international law.

Examples of content

  • collective security
  • the United Nations Security Council
  • Security Council: economic sanctions
  • the prohibition on the use of force
  • the Security Council: use of force
  • the law of armed conflict
  • United Nations peacekeeping

SCQF credits

20

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