This course is available as both a Standalone Short Course and Short Course for Credit.
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Develop a basic understanding of public international law and its relationship with international subjects within a security paradigm.
At a glance
- 12 Jun - 11 Sep 2023
Short Course for Credit fee - £860
Standalone Short Course fee - £1,490
What you will learn
On successful completion of this module you should be able to:
- Appraise the nature and primary sources of international law
- Examine the way in which international law relates and applies to its subjects
- Consider the legal underpinnings of the post-1945 system of international peace and security
- Analyse the circumstances in which the use of force by States and international organisations is permitted or prohibited by international law
The course will cover the following topics:
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After successful completion of this Short Course for Credit, 10 credit points can be put towards the Leadership and Security Pathway of the Defence and Security Programme (Leadership and Management) MSc
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