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First Year

If you have any questions, please contact the secretariat at Volkenrecht@law.leidenuniv.nl.

Course EC Semester 1 Semester 2

Semester 1

Voor Nederlandse studenten:

ILS – Global law: legal reasoning in International, EU and national law 5

For international students:

International Relations 5

For all students:

Public International Law (master) 10
International Dispute Settlement 5
International Criminal Law 5

Scriptie/Thesis part I, 5 out of 10 EC, level 600

Semester 2

The Law & Practice of International Organizations - Practicum 10
Human Rights, Humanitarian Law and Terrorism 5
Contemporary Issues - Privatissimum 10

Alternatively, participation in one of the following, by selection only:

- International Criminal Court Trial Competition

- Kalshoven International Humanitarian Law Competition

- Philp C. Jessup International Law Moot Court

- Telders Moot Court Competition

- International Humanitarian Law Clinic

Thesis Master of Law 10

Career perspectives

Information will follow.