Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject is not offered in 2012.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: One 2-hour seminar per week. |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours.
Legal Method and Reasoning; Principles of Public Law; Torts; Legal Theory; International Law or in each case their equivalents.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None.|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None.|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills, and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
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International disputes arise in the context of relations between states and a variety of different actors, including other states, intergovernmental organisations and private parties. This subject considers a number of international and ad hoc institutions created to adjudicate or arbitrate upon such disputes and places the proliferation of such institutions in theoretical context. The traditional forms of non-adversarial dispute settlement will be briefly considered, followed by a focus on the scope and operation of selected forums, which in any year will cover a number of the following:
Note: The essay in this subject is regarded as a substantial piece of legal writing.
On completion of this subject, students should be able to:
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On completion of the subject, students should have developed the following generic skills:
In addition, on completion of the subject, students should have developed the following skills specific to the discipline of law:
|Notes:||This subject has a quota of 25. Please contact the Law Student Centre for enrolment information.|
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