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295H sec. 001 - IN Human Rights Law and Practice: Advanced Away Field Placement Seminar (Spring 2024)

Instructor: Eric N Richardson  
Instructor: Sue Schechter  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 1
Grading Designation: Credit Only
Mode of Instruction: Remote Instruction


W 11:20 AM - 12:45 PM
Location: Off Campus
From January 10, 2024
To April 17, 2024

Course Start: January 10, 2024
Course End: April 17, 2024
Class Number: 32666

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 3
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 10
As of: 04/17 01:56 PM

INHR Law and Practice: Advanced Away Field Placement Seminar is the required course component for all students doing the Spring 2024 INHR Away Field Placement in Geneva, Switzerland where each student serves 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.

Students who have been accepted into this Program and attended the Fall offering of Law 295F: IN 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.

Attendance at the first class is mandatory for all currently enrolled and waitlisted students; any currently enrolled or waitlisted students who are not present on the first day of class (without prior permission of the instructor) will be dropped. The instructor will continue to take attendance throughout the add/drop period and anyone who moves off the waitlist into the class must continue to attend or have prior permission of the instructor in order not to be dropped.

Year-long course - both semesters required

Requirements Satisfaction:

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

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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
Social Justice and Public Interest

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