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030506 UE Exercise in Public International Law (2021S)

case discussion

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


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


max. 50 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Monday 08.03. 10:00 - 11:30 Digital
Monday 15.03. 10:00 - 11:30 Digital
Monday 22.03. 10:00 - 11:30 Digital
Monday 12.04. 10:00 - 11:30 Digital
Monday 19.04. 10:00 - 11:30 Digital
Monday 26.04. 10:00 - 11:30 Digital
Monday 03.05. 10:00 - 11:30 Digital
Monday 10.05. 10:00 - 11:30 Digital
Monday 17.05. 10:00 - 11:30 Digital
Monday 31.05. 10:00 - 11:30 Digital
Monday 07.06. 10:00 - 11:30 Digital
Monday 14.06. 10:00 - 11:30 Digital
Monday 21.06. 10:00 - 11:30 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

Main elements of international law (secondary and primary law), sources of international law, including the law of treaties in combination with relevant Austrian constitutional provisions, state succession, fundamental rights and duties of States, State responsibility.

Assessment and permitted materials

class participation (30%) written test in the form of a case discussion (70%)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Gaining of knowledge in the field of international law, its relationship to national law as well as its connection with international relations.

Examination topics

Elaboration of problems of international law through the discussion of cases. The conditions for a positive certificate will be agreed upon with the participants.

Reading list

Reinisch (Hrsg.), Österreichisches Handbuch des Völkerrechts, Band 1 und 2, 5. Auflage (Manz, Wien 2013); Beham/Fink/Janik, Völkerrecht verstehen (facultas, Wien 2015). Allfällige sonstige Unterlagen werden über die Lernplattform zur Verfügung gestellt.

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