Universität Wien FIND

380017 SE Seminar for graduate students: Current IT-Law Problems (2017W)

Continuous assessment of course work


max. 20 participants
Language: German, English



Vorbesprechung: Montag, 23.10.2017, 16.30 - 18.00
Weitere Termine: Freitag 26.01.2018 - Sonntag 28.01.2018
Ort: Veranstaltungsraum des Instituts für Strafrecht, Schenkenstraße 4


Aims, contents and method of the course

This seminar is directed at doctoral candidates which are writing their doctoral thesis in international law. Students should have the possibility to present their dissertation topics. In the following discussion, the doctoral projects will be dicussed and assessed.

Assessment and permitted materials

Evaluation of the doctoral project and participation in the classroom discussions. Written Outlines (3.000-5.000 words) need to be handed in until 3 November, 2017 (via E-Mail to martina.mittermayer@univie.ac.at).
Oral presentation of the doctoral project (20 minutes) and subsequent discussion. Acceptance of supervision depends on the quality of the presentations.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The research proposal should include the following elements:

1) title page with topic, name and academic degree of the author, home university;

2) table of contents;

3) a written outline (3,000-5,000 words) of the research project: It must in particular contain the research question, the methodology to be applied, and the current state of scientific research on the topic;

4) bibliography (at least 3 pages);

5) a copy of your Masters degree in law (or equivalent).

In view of the large number of applications only research projects which are particularly well elaborated and researched have the chance of a positive evaluation.

Examination topics

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Reading list

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Association in the course directory

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