Universität Wien FIND

030286 KU International Protection of Cultural Property (2019S)

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

Details

max. 56 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 19.03. 12:00 - 13:30 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Wednesday 27.03. 12:00 - 13:30 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Tuesday 02.04. 12:00 - 13:30 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Tuesday 09.04. 12:00 - 13:30 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Tuesday 30.04. 12:00 - 13:30 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Tuesday 07.05. 12:00 - 13:30 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Tuesday 14.05. 12:00 - 13:30 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Tuesday 21.05. 12:00 - 13:30 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Tuesday 28.05. 12:00 - 13:30 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Tuesday 04.06. 12:00 - 13:30 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Wednesday 12.06. 12:00 - 14:00 Hörsaal U12 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Tuesday 18.06. 12:00 - 13:30 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The course will introduce students to the law and institutional framework of the international protection of cultural heritage. It will familiarize them with the relevant international conventions, the work of international and regional organisations and NGOs, as well as national implementing legislation and policies (with an emphasis on Austria).
Topics include tangible and intangible world heritage; the protection of world heritage in peacetime and during armed conflict; the world heritage list & its nomination process; UNESCO-ICOM-ICOMOS-Blue Shield; dispute settlement and international criminal law responses to violations of norms on the protection of cultural heritage.
The course will be taught interactively, using a combination of lectures, student presentations and class discussions.

Assessment and permitted materials

Preparation for each session and active participation in class; positive written exam.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Preparation and active participation in class (30 per cent); final written exam (70 per cent).

Examination topics

Topics addressed in class, as reflected in slides and in the required readings.

Reading list

Syllabus and a reader will be available on Moodle.

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Th 11.07.2019 08:07