Law of Armed Conflict 15 hp

This course will give you a comprehensive introduction to the law of armed conflict or international humanitarian law with a focus on applying it in the context of current world events.

The course begins with a survey of the history and sources of this body of law and then explores the general principles and rules that govern the conduct of hostilities, the protection of victims of armed conflict and its implementation and enforcement. The course also examines the relationship of international humanitarian law with other bodies of law such as human rights law and international criminal law.

Information

Omfattning

15 högskolepoäng

Anmälningskod

VT18: FHS-S2604.

Studieperiod

VT18: v. 3-12.

Studietakt

Helfart.

Behörighet

Kursen Folkrätt i kris och konflikt eller motsvarande.

Nivå

Grundnivå.

Studieort

Stockholm.

Undervisningsspråk

Engelska.

Ansvarig enhet

Institutionen för säkerhet, strategi och ledarskap

Kontakt

Harrison Dinniss, Heather