Public International Law (624)


Course Description Credits Course Type Code
530 Property I Credits: 3 Crs Type: R
540 Torts I Credits: 3 Crs Type: R

Course Memo

A basic introductory course, designed to introduce students to the substance and nature of international law. Beginning with the creation and the development of international law and the use of custom and treaties, the course may cover the role of international law in U.S. courts, state responsibility, international criminal law; human rights; jurisdiction and immunities; act of state doctrine, the role of the United Nations and other international organizations; and decisions of the International Court of Justice and other international tribunals.

Course Section Description

Paper with Upper-level Writing option