• International Law – 6071

    Spring 2017




  • Course Equivalency

    Students may NOT earn credit if LAW 6602 International Law or LAW 6011 International Law was previously completed.

    Subject Area
    • Human Rights *
    • Immigration Law *
    • International Law *
    Student Year
    Upper Division
    Grade Base
    A - F
    Course type

The course is an introduction to public international law.  It will examine the sources and history of the law of nations, and how international law is formed, interpreted and (sometimes) enforced.  It will also provide a brief introduction to the law of international organizations (specifically the United Nations), concepts of jurisdiction and conflicts of jurisdiction among nation states, international protection of human rights, the law of war, international criminal law, and the control of the use of force (including peacekeeping and related topics).

Contact Information

University of Minnesota Law School

Walter F. Mondale Hall | 229 19th Avenue South | Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-625-5000

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