15 Credits AUTUMN



Aims/Description: This module is designed to develop students understanding of the role of international organisations in the contemporary world order. In particular, this module will examine whether a common law of international organisations has emerged and, if so, whether and how this international legal framework can be enforced and implemented. Topics to be covered include: legal rules relating to membership of international organisations; powers of international organisations; accountability and responsibility of international organisations; democracy promotion and international organisations.

Staff Contact: Dr Russell Buchan
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

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