PBL3001F INTERNATIONAL LAW
Intermediate Level, half course, first semester
18 NQF credits at HEQSF level 7
Course convenor: Dr Hannah Woolaver
Course entry requirements: All Preliminary Level courses to have been completed.
The course addresses the following aspects of international law: introduction and sources; sovereignty; subjects and objects of international law; the relationship between international and municipal law; limitations upon the exercise of sovereignty; state responsibility; state succession; peaceful settlement of disputes; the use of force; the United Nations and international integration; the African Union and regional integration; prescriptive and enforcement jurisdiction in criminal matters; and international criminal law.
DP requirements: Please refer to the course handout and/or the intermediate year schedule.
Assessment: Optional essay/moot/opinion 20%; June test 20%; Compulsory assignment 10%;
November examination (2 hours): 50% (if essay/moot/opinion), 70% (if no essay/moot/opinion)