The discipline looks into the system of rules and regulations that are usually enforced through a set of institutions and works as a major social mediator between people. The field of law encompasses a wide range of academic disciplines including constitutional law, international law, European law and criminal law.
Studying law equips students with advanced communication skills and keen problem-solving abilities. Students are expected to have superior language skills and self-discipline since considerable workload needs to be managed during the studies. A degree in law allows students to develop determination, commitment, intellect and stamina. It enables students to analyze both sides of complex problems and to come up with an effective and unbiased solution. The knowledge and skills gained from a law degree provide a solid foundation for an exciting and challenging career path as a solicitor or barrister. Graduates can also have a vast number of opportunities in almost every industry with their ability to examine, negotiate and communicate with diverse people.
This is a four-week program for undergraduate students in law, finance or marketing. It is a great way to give a real international dimension to your studies. You will join a group of students from all over the world who have come to the UCLy to enjoy and ideal mix of studies, culture and leisure. Professors of different nationalities will set out their business, law and cultural experience to the E.U.
During this course, a number of contemporary global challenges will be discussed in the light of the applicable legal framework, where the participants will become aware of the possibilities and gaps in the current field of public international law.
This course is made for students who are intrigued by international law or marvel at its day-to-day interactions with international politics and affairs and business.
Organiser: University of Helsinki. Research on biosciences and biotechnologies has evolved vastly during the past decades. Biosciences and their novel applications now have an enormous impact on society in shaping our understanding of life, death, sickness, health, and environmental sustainability.
An interdisciplinary course dealing with current issues in politics, international affairs and global governance.
This course is offered by the Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC), a Center of Excellence at Tilburg University renowned globally for its research on the governance of economic activity. It aims at providing a non-technical introduction to the main legal and economic issues encountered in today’s global business life.
This course deals with the effects of Financial and Securities Law on the global and European Economy, and vice versa. The Credit Crunch was caused by, amongst others, an inefficient regulation of securitization (of mortgage products) and poor governance of banks. The Eurocrisis showed the effects of the lack of rules and tools on the European economy. By way of lectures, participation in workshops and writing a paper, participants get insights in these issues while formulating solutions for a more sustainable financial system.
The course introduces participants to the linkages between business and human rights from a variety of (legal, regulatory, and policy) perspectives. The content and implementation of the 2011 UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights take a center stage. Participants become familiar with the main actors in business and human rights, and their respective duties and responsibilities.
Students who come to the University of Haifa International School for a semester or year will have an experience they will never forget! Our wide range of special track programs and courses fulfills any student's academic interest. Courses in the International School are taught in English by faculty from a variety of departments within the University of Haifa. All courses are academically accredited in accordance with the standards and criteria of North American and European Universities.
The EU Emission Trading System (EU ETS) represents the EU’s climate policy flagship, and will significantly influence future policy design. This unique summer course considers the EU ETS from the dual perspective of economics and law, and involves top specialists from both Tilburg Law School and Tilburg School of Economics and Management. This dual approach is opportune since the EU ETS is a heavily regulated market-based system.
Since its first edition in 2005, the International Summer University has gained increasing global recognition. We are proud to again be the host to students from all over the world this summer. Our courses, all of them taught in English, are designed to challenge and inspire participants in highly popular fields of intellectual property and biotechnology.
The U.S.-German Summer School in International and Comparative Law is the flagship of law programs in international high-quality teaching at the Law School.