International Law: Rights and Responsibilities (887M3)

30 credits, Level 7 (Masters)

Autumn teaching

You are introduced to, and develop your knowledge of, the nature and sources of international law.

A non-traditional approach to international law is adopted by focusing on rights and responsibilities, not only of states, but also in relation to individuals and other putative subjects of international law.


36%: Lecture
64%: Seminar


100%: Practical (Portfolio)

Contact hours and workload

This module is 300 hours of work. This breaks down into 28 hours of contact time and 272 hours of independent study.

This module is running in the academic year 2019/20. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.


This module is offered on the following courses: