Basic knowledge of International Law
The course on Aerospace Law deals with multilateral and bilateral aviation agreements, airline liability, EU air law and criminal air law as well as space law, covering the legal aspects of various space activities, both private and public.
Objectives of the course:
To provide an introduction to public air law, private air law and space law. After this course students are familiar with the principle international legal instruments in these fields and are able to explain their applicability.
After this course students are familiar with the principle international legal instruments in these fields and are able to explain their applicability.
Mode of instruction
Number of (2 hour) lectures: One 2-hour class per week for 11 weeks
Names of lecturers: Prof. Dr. P.M.J. Mendes de Leon, Mrs. Drs. T.L. Masson-Zwaan, Dhr. Drs. W. M. Oude Alink.
Guest Lecturers: Mr. G. de Vos (AKD Prinsen van Wijnen N.V.); Mr. O. Rijsdijk (CAE Aviation Training BV); Dr. M. Mejia-Kaiser.
Required preparation by students: Basic knowledge of International Law, Reader Aerospace Law
- Open book exam.
Areas to be tested within the exam
The examination syllabus consists of the required reading (literature) for the course and the subjects taught in the lectures,
The seminars and all other instructions which are part of the course.
More information on this course is offered in Blackboard.
Reader Aerospace Law
Incidental additional handouts
Recommended course materials:
- To be announced
Students have to register for courses and exams through uSis.
Coordinator: Ms. Paula van der Wulp
Work address: KOG, room A.314
Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 7724
Institution: Public International Law
Division: Institute of Air & Space Law
Room number secretariat: KOG, room A3.14
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 9:00-17:00
Telephone number secretariat: +31 (0)71 527 7724
Graduated professionals may attend this course as a Study Abroad student and apply via the Admission Office.