INTERNATIONAL PROTECTION OF HUMAN RIGHTS
(LAWG-4007) - 3 UNITS

This survey course provides an overview of what every
lawyer should know about international human rights law. The
course details the international and regional systems for
protecting human rights, focusing on the key players,
institutions and procedures. Students will learn the ins and
outs of human rights mechanisms: their structure, functions,
challenges and potential. Students will also gain a foundational
understanding of how to conduct human rights advocacy and
litigation.

This course is a prerequisite for the International Human Rights
Clinic.

Satisfies Writing Requirement  

Prerequisites:
None