Universität Wien FIND

030105 SE International Criminal Justice (2019S)

(for undergraduade and graduade students)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 3 - Rechtswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work

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Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 20 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Please pre-register for the seminar via U:SPACE and attend the preliminary meeting where the decision who can participate will be taken.

With field trip to The Hague: 20-22 May 2019, only limited spaces available. It is not obligatory to participate in the field trip in order to pass the seminar. Further information will be given in the preliminary meeting.

Thursday 14.03. 10:00 - 12:00 Seminarraum SEM41 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, 4.OG (Kickoff Class)
Thursday 02.05. 09:00 - 12:00 Seminarraum SEM51 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG
Thursday 06.06. 09:00 - 17:00 Seminarraum SEM64 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 6.OG
Friday 07.06. 09:00 - 17:00 Seminarraum SEM64 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 6.OG


Aims, contents and method of the course

This seminar covers different aspects of international criminal law.

Assessment and permitted materials

Students have to
- write a seminar paper (50.000 characters text including footnotes and blanks, in case of PhD students a shorter paper will be accepted) on a specific topic (makes 50% of the final grade),
- present their paper in an oral speech (max. 15 minutes) and take part in the discussions (50% of the final grade).
The seminar papers have to be handed in until 31 May via upload on Moodle.
Participation in the preliminary meeting, mid-term meeting and final session is obligatory.
Erasmus students may obtain altogether 8 ECTS when handing in a seminar paper of 50.000 characters text including footnotes and blanks.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Registration and prerequisites for participation in the seminar: Please pre-register for the seminar via U:SPACE and attend the preliminary meeting. The seminar is only open to students who have passed their final exam in criminal law and criminal procedure (of whatever country; in Austria: Modulprüfung). Assets are knowledge in international law and / or human rights. The final decision who can participate in the seminar will be taken in the preliminary meeting.

Examination topics

International criminal law

Reading list

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Fr 06.05.2022 00:15