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295H sec. 001 - UN Human Rights Law and Practice: Advanced Away Field Placement Seminar (Spring 2020)

Instructor: Eric Richardson  
Instructor: Susan Schechter  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 1
Grading Designation: Credit Only

Due to COVID-19, law school classes were graded as credit/no pass in spring 2020.

Course Start: January 13, 2020
Course End: April 24, 2020

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 4
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 5
As of: 06/16 11:02 PM

UNHR Law and Practice: Advanced Away Field Placement Seminar is the required course component for all students doing the spring 2020 UNHR Away Field Placement in Geneva, Switzerland where they will each serve as a student legal advisor to a diplomatic mission. Seminar topics will include coverage of: Country Resolutions, especially those relevant to the March Human Rights Council Session; Thematic Resolutions: Civil and Political Rights and Economic and Social Rights and the Sustainable Development Goals; What Diplomats Can Be Like; Looking Ahead to the March HRC Meeting; Non-Discrimination and the Inclusion Agenda; and other topics. The Seminar will include lectures, negotiation activities, and presentations. Only students who have been accepted into this Program and attended the Fall offering of Law 295F: UN Human Rights Law and Practice: Away Field Placement Seminar are eligible to participate in this spring Away Field Placement Seminar. Please contact Sue Schechter, field placement director, if you have any questions or want to learn more about this Away Field Placement Program.

Law 295.7K UN Human Rights Law and Practice: Away Field Placement is a co-requisite. Law 295F is a pre-requisiste.

Requirements Satisfaction:

Units from this class count towards the J.D. Experiential Requirement.

Exam Notes: (None) Class requires a series of papers, assignments, or presentations throughout the semester
Course Category: Field Placements
This course is listed in the following sub-categories:
International and Comparative Law

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