International Law

Maynooth University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    International Law

  • Host University

    Maynooth University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Government, Intelligence Studies, Legal Studies, Pre-Law

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    10
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    5
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    7
  • Overview

    This module provides students with a thorough grounding in international law. It undertakes an examination of the legal rules relating to public international law (the law governing relationships between states), private international law (sometimes referred to as conflict of laws), and examines the effects of globalisation on legal systems.

    Any aspect of this module may be changed in any given academic year, subject to the discretion of the module lecturer.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.