You will deepen and broaden your knowledge of law as an academic subject through acquiring a systematic understanding of legal processes, methods, and concepts of the social and political context in which legal processes take place and of appropriate theoretical conceptions of law.
By maximising your academic potential and refining your problem-solving skills in a transnational context through the acquisition of systematic and critical understanding of complex legal, economic, cultural, ethnic, religious, ethical and political issues informing international minority rights law you will enhance your professional development and horizons.
The research and writing skills you gain will be transferable to a variety of professional sectors, including the legal profession, policymaking, corporate sector, governmental bodies or academia.
A unique degree offering a complete overview of international law and practice in minority rights and indigenous peoples
Learn about the current mechanisms of minority rights and indigenous peoples rights, and the gap between UN international rights norms and their implementation on the ground
The programme engages closely with UN mechanisms and human rights bodies, due to previous and current involvement in UN procedures by our tutors
- There may also be internship opportunities in national and international organizations such as the United Nations or in the European Human Rights Advocacy Centre on campus.
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