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Top 4 Certificates in International Law 2019

A certificate is an academic award given after students complete a program that focuses on a narrow subject. Participants may be able to take undergraduate, graduate and advanced certificate courses. The duration of this program can vary from one semester to two years.

What is a certificate in international law? It is a program designed to help students develop a broad background in law while getting advanced training in principles and decisions that affect international law. Many universities have a strict learning path designed for this certificate, but each school’s may be a little different. The required courses could be similar to foundations in international law, transitional justice, transnational intellectual property law and international commercial arbitration.

Not only does this education make graduates a better fit for a legal career, but the skills and knowledge gained can even improve personal relationships. Many students improve their communication, reasoning and organization skills throughout this type of learning.

The cost of a certificate may be affected by a school’s location, a program’s focus and a program’s duration. Because there are so many factors, applicants may need to contact a university directly for an accurate estimate.

People who graduate with a certificate in international law may be prepared for a wide variety of careers. For example, many graduates go on to become international lawyers or legal advisors for international businesses. However, not all students enter these fields. Others may go on to become journalists, researchers, professors, judges, peacemakers or consultants. Career opportunities after graduation may be affected by the scholars’ previous work and education experience.

Universities all over the world offer certificates. You may even be able to enroll in an online program. Before you apply, you need to find a certificate program that meets your needs. To learn more, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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4 Results in International Law

E-Learning University of Athens

The Sports Law studies the concepts of sport, sports activities, and sporting life. It examines the problems that arise within the sports scene and determines their legal ... [+]

Since ancient times the value of sport, racing and sporting ethics, was qualified including those promoted through human values that contribute to the creation of a coherent personality. In this context, it became necessary to develop norms and create a regulatory framework to preserve and promote the values and ideals of sport. Besides both sport and physical education are fundamental rights for every human being.

Nowadays sport has become a global phenomenon and people participate in various aspects of it by watching video sporting events either by actively participating in the administration or management of these events and while the number of professional athletes and coaches geometrically increases, a multitude of relationships that require legislation is created.... [-]

Greece Athens
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19 weeks
Online
European University Viadrina in Frankfurt (ODER) - Faculty of Law

The demands of professional life may allow only shorter periods of study for obtaining a postgraduate qualification. Our postgraduate program also includes the possibilit ... [+]

Certificate in International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law

Full-time or Part-time Study

In some professional situations, the opportunity or the need to undertake postgraduate study may be limited to obtain LL.M degree. For some participants, the need to engage in a postgraduate study may be restricted either to obtaining a broad understanding of the field or to focusing on the very specific subject matter. In still other cases, the demands of professional life may allow only shorter periods of study for obtaining a postgraduate qualification. For all these reasons, our postgraduate program also includes the possibility of the award of either a Diploma or Certificate in International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law based on shorter periods of coursework study.... [-]

Germany Frankfurt an der Oder
April 2020
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 semesters
Campus
European University Viadrina in Frankfurt (ODER) - Faculty of Law

In some professional situations, the opportunity or the need to undertake postgraduate study may be limited to obtain LL.M degree. For some participants, the need to enga ... [+]

Certificates in International Law. Diploma in International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law Full-time or Part-time Study

In some professional situations, the opportunity or the need to undertake postgraduate study may be limited to obtain LL.M degree. For some participants, the need to engage in a postgraduate study may be restricted either to obtaining a broad understanding of the field or to focusing on the very specific subject matter. In still other cases, the demands of professional life may allow only shorter periods of study for obtaining a postgraduate qualification. For all these reasons, our postgraduate program also includes the possibility of the award of either a Diploma or Certificate in International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law based on shorter periods of coursework study.... [-]

Germany Frankfurt an der Oder
April 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 4 semesters
Campus
University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, William S. Richardson School of Law

If you are a mid-career professional who has a law degree from outside the United States and would like to further your law study on a non-credit, non-degree basis, we in ... [+]

The Hawaiʻi Visiting International Professionals (VIP) Program provides foreign legal and business professionals the opportunity to study American and international law through a program of courses given on a non-credit, non-degree basis. The VIP program is ideal for mid-career professionals who wish to pursue specialized law study but are not seeking a degree. We also welcome LLM graduates who wish to gain additional training in American law or are preparing to take a U.S. bar exam by focusing on bar-related courses.

The full VIP program begins each year in August and ends in May, but applicants who are unable to spend the full academic year at the Law School may apply to participate in the VIP program for one semester only. VIP participants may enroll in up to 17 credit hours per semester of classes as auditors. Although VIP participants are free to take most Law School courses, enrolment is subject to space availability and approval by the course instructor.... [-]

USA Honolulu
September 2019
Full-time
Campus