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380034 SE Seminar in International Law (2019W)

Continuous assessment of course work

Anmeldung bis 31.10.2019 per E-Mail an: martina.mittermayer@univie.ac.at (inkl. Kopie des Magisterbescheids in PDF)

Details

max. 25 participants
Language: German, English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Attendance is required for the entire duration of the seminar (and not only for one's own presentation). It is only possible to be absent from parts of the seminar upon prior consultation.

Wednesday 09.10. 13:00 - 15:00 Seminarraum SEM51 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG (Kickoff Class)
Friday 06.12. 10:00 - 18:00 Seminarraum SEM44 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 4.OG

Information

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 10 November 2019 (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

Reading list


Association in the course directory

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