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283H sec. 001 - Int'l Human Rights Law Clinic Seminar (Spring 2024)

Instructor: Roxanna Marie Altholz  (view instructor's profile)
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Units: 2
Grading Designation: Credit Only
Mode of Instruction: In-Person

Meeting:

W 3:35 PM - 5:25 PM
Location: Law 10
From January 10, 2024
To April 17, 2024

Course Start: January 10, 2024
Course End: April 17, 2024

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 7
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 15
As of: 06/17 09:56 AM


This seminar functions as the companion course for the International Human Rights Law Clinic. It provides training on substantive human rights norms, exposes students to the various types of human rights work (monitoring, litigation, policy, legislation, research, etc.), encourages student to think critically about the goals and trade-offs of human rights methodologies in the context of strengths and limitations of the human rights movement, offers a structured context in which to reflect on the lawyering process, and provides students with the opportunity through student-led class sessions to present aspects of casework for group feedback and discussion (e.g. ethical problems, presentations, written advocacy, etc.).

Enrollment in the Clinic (4 units per semester) and Seminar (2 units) is by permission. Because of project demands, Clinic students may not enroll concurrently in another clinic or field placement.

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

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