030229 KU International Human Rights Regime (2016W)
- Registration is open from Th 01.09.2016 00:01 to Mo 03.10.2016 23:59
- Deregistration possible until Sa 08.10.2016 23:59
Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N
Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
1) Thorough preparation for each session,
2) active course participation and
3) positive midterm and final written exams.
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
The course is open to students from all faculties. Since the course will be taught in English, and active course participation is expected, good knowledge of English is required.
- M. Nowak/K. M. Januszewski/T. Hofstätter (eds.), All Human Rights for All, Vienna Manual on Human Rights, Intersentia/Neuer Wissenschaftlicher Verlag 2012
- P.R. Ghandhi, Blackstone’s International Human Rights Documents. Oxford: OUP, 2014 (9th ed)Additional:
- M. Nowak, Introduction to the International Human Rights Regime, 2003
- D. Gomien, Short guide to the European Convention on Human Rights, Third Edition, 2005 available at
- Inter-Parliamentary Union/Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Human Rights Handbook for Parliamentarians, available at