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QLLM468 Human Rights of Women 2 (Sem 2)

Module description

The course will follow on from the material covered in Human Rights of Women (1) by covering the general international human rights legal framework before moving on to the gender specific international human rights framework. This will include assessing provisions such as CEDAW and the ECHR. The course will then move on to examine and assess international law and policy on a number of substantive areas such as violence against women, prostitution, trafficking, the veiling of women etc. In any given year the precise subjects to be studied will vary according to the provenance of the members of the class and other factors.

Prerequisites

Applicable Groupings

Mode of Assessment

2.15 hour written examination

Credits

22.5 credits

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