Course in the Law of the Sea

University Centre of the Westfjords

Program Description

Course in the Law of the Sea

University Centre of the Westfjords

The course provides introduction to the applicable legal framework of basic aspects of the law of the sea. It emphasizes introducing the framework of the 1982 Law of the Sea Convention (LOSC), especially considering delimitation of ocean areas, and on explaining the most important rights and duties of coastal states and other states in those areas.

Learning outcomes At the end of the course, students will:

  • be able to distinguish between true and false statements regarding how ocean- and ocean floor areas of different kinds are being delimited according to the law of the sea.
  • be able to identify the rights and duties of coastal states and other states in different ocean- and ocean floor areas.
  • be able to identify the basic aspects of 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (LOSC), especially its provisions on the utilization of marine resources, navigation and other relevant topics.
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated November 26, 2015
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Mar. 2017
Duration
Duration
1 week
Full time
Price
Price
20,000 ISK
Information
Deadline
Start date Mar. 2017
Place
Iceland Westfjords
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1 week
Price 20,000 ISK