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International Law and Human Rights

  • Number of credits 15 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2018

Admitted to the course

Here you will find everything you need to know before the course starts.

About the course

The aim of this course is to analyse the status of human rights in an international context. The protection of human rights through international conventions will be discussed, together with a critical analysis of the discourse of rights. One aspect will be the problematisation of the universality of human rights and the individuals interest contra certain group interests.

Application and eligibility

International Law and Human Rights, 15 hp

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Spring Term 2018 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 15 January 2018

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 19 March 2018

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Univ: A minimum of 90 university credits in one main field of social sciences, including an individual essay carrying at least 15 university credits, or 120 university credits from the Law Programme, or equivalent qualifications. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A/5 or the equivalent.

Selection

Academic credits

Application code

UMU-25153

Application

Application deadline was 16 October 2017. Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens. Submit a late application at Universityadmissions.se.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK22,500

Total fee

SEK22,500

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 15 January 2018

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 19 March 2018

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Univ: A minimum of 90 university credits in one main field of social sciences, including an individual essay carrying at least 15 university credits, or 120 university credits from the Law Programme, or equivalent qualifications. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A/5 or the equivalent.

Selection

Academic credits

Application code

UMU-F2512

Application

Application deadline was 15 August 2017. The application period is closed.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK22,500

Total fee

SEK22,500

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