15 Credits SPRING

Pre-requisites: LAW60038, LAW60047, LAW60051, LAW6032

Or a demonstrable knowledge of public international law acquired from prior study.

Aims/Description: The module provides a wide ranging review of current issues including measures to protect the ozone layer and to prevent global warming, and the regulation of marine pollution and hazardous waste. Also considerd is action relating to the conservation and sustainable use of living resources, including measures to preserve bio-diversity, arrangements to protect endangered species and the conservation of marine living resources.

Staff Contact: TBC
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

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