Universität Wien FIND

030516 KU International Organisations (F) (2014S)

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

Details

max. 60 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Thursday 13.03. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Thursday 20.03. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Thursday 27.03. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Thursday 03.04. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Thursday 08.05. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Thursday 15.05. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Thursday 22.05. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Thursday 05.06. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Thursday 12.06. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal U14 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This course will examine the principal legal issues concerning intergovernmental organizations. These include the legal status and powers of organizations, membership and participation, norm-creation, dispute settlement, enforcement of decisions, peace and security activities, human rights supervision, and finally the organizations' privileges and immunities as well as their legal status and powers under national law. It will be based on discussing reading assignments which have to be studied by the students in advance.

Assessment and permitted materials

Final written exam in mid-June plus class participation.
1. Written examination There will be one final exam which will be worth 70% of the final course mark.
2. Class participation This will include demonstrated preparation for class and participation in discussions and will be worth 30% of the final course mark.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Fostering the understanding of the functioning of international organizations.

Examination topics

It will be based on discussing reading assignments which have to be studied by the students in advance.

Reading list

Course materials may be purchased at the Department' s Secretariat, Ms. Sabine Neuwirth.
Detailed Syllabus will be available at the homepage of the Section for International Law and International Relations.
Student preparation before the first meeting is expected.

Association in the course directory

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