Assessment of work progress during interim session, quality of the research paper and oral presentation, oral contributions in mini-groups and discussion during the final session.
On completion of the seminar, students should understand the function, scope, and operation of international courts and tribunals, the strengths and weaknesses of international dispute settlement processes, and the fundamental differences between international and domestic dispute settlement.
Legal research on a subject in the field of international dispute settlement, discussion of the subject in mini-groups, submission of a research paper at the end of the term, oral presentation and defense of the research paper during the final session.
The syllabus and the meeting times will be fixed after consultation with interested students. For this purpose, a planning session will be held on 8 March 2010.