Universität Wien

030141 KU History of international law (2024S)

3.00 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).

Details

max. 100 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 13.03. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal U21 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG2
Wednesday 20.03. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal U21 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG2
Wednesday 10.04. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal U21 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG2
Wednesday 17.04. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal U21 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG2
Wednesday 08.05. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal U21 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG2
Wednesday 15.05. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal U21 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG2
Wednesday 22.05. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal U21 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG2
Wednesday 29.05. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal U21 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG2
Wednesday 05.06. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal U21 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG2
Wednesday 12.06. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal U21 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG2
Wednesday 19.06. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal U21 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG2

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The course provides detailed insights in problems of international law respectively the history of international law. It covers all eras of global history from ancient times until the 21st century. Studying (legal) sources will be a key element during the course lessons.

ERASMUS-Students are always welcome at the course!

Assessment and permitted materials

Two written exams.

Alternatively, ERASMUS-Students can take an oral exam in English or German.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The grade is based on the two exams.

Alternatively, to the written exams ERASMUS-Students can take an oral exam in English or German.

Examination topics

The course is about the history of international law from its beginnings to the present and strives to take a global historical perspective. The essential epochs and institutes of both state practice and international law scholarship will be addressed. This is done first from a legal perspective, but also taking into account insights from general history, political science, philosophy, and sociology.

Reading list

Ziegler, Karl-Heinz, Völkerrechtsgeschichte: ein Studienbuch, 2. Auflage, München 2007, Verlag C. H. Beck.

The Oxford Handbook of the History of International Law, ed. by Bardo Fassbender and Anne Peters, Oxford University Press 2012.

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Last modified: Th 29.02.2024 16:25