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On completion of the module, students should:
(i) have an enhanced appreciation and understanding of the constitution, powers and practice of a number of key inter-governmental organisations;
(ii) be able to identify and analyse the legal rules and problems applicable across such organisations;
(iii) be able to analyse and evaluate current and developing practices of various organisations;
(iv) be able to place the legal regimes governing organisations and produced by them within wider political and theoretical frameworks.
On completion of this module, students should also have enhanced the generally transferable
skills and specific skills already developed throughout their degree programmes:
- the ability to conduct legal research, especially using international legal materials and;
- the ability to present a coherent written legal argument.
|Student Effort Type||Hours|
|Autonomous Student Learning||
Basic understanding of public international law. Whilst LAW30730 Public International Law is not a formal pre-requisite, it is necessary that students have either completed this module or taken some introductory studies in public international law.Learning Recommendations:
Strong foundation in international law, for example, through completion of LAW 30730 Public International Law.
|Resit In||Terminal Exam|
|Summer||Yes - 1 Hour|
• Feedback individually to students, on an activity or draft prior to summative assessment
• Feedback individually to students, post-assessment
• Group/class feedback, post-assessment
Feedback will be offered through Office Consultation hours prior to the submission of the coursework essay and individualised feedback will be offered once this element has been assessed. Generalised feedback will be offered to all students on student performance in the examination.
|Professor Joseph McMahon||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|
|Lecture||Offering 1||Week(s) - 20, 21, 22, 23, 25, 30, 31, 33||Thurs 09:00 - 10:50|
|Lecture||Offering 1||Week(s) - 24, 29||Thurs 09:00 - 10:50|
|Lecture||Offering 1||Week(s) - 26, 32||Thurs 09:00 - 10:50|