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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.


Applicable Groupings

  • LLM in Human Rights Law
  • LLM in Legal Theory
  • Laws (General)
  • LLM Flexible Study.

Mode of Assessment

5,000 word course essay


22.5 credits

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