This course will introduce students to international law and explore its basic principles and structures, including its historical development, subjects and sources of international law, international human rights, indigenous peoples, international trade and environmental law, law of the sea, and war and conflict, and global governance institutions.


LAW 101, LAW 110 and LAW 210, OR 45 credits of 100-level or higher coursework

Course Notes

LAW 460 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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