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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

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, sschechter@law.berkeley.edu if you have any questions or want to learn more about this Away Field Placement Program.

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

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    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
    This is a credit only course
    Course Category: Field Placements
    This course is listed in the following sub-categories:
    International and Comparative Law

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