MAS Transitional Justice, Human Rights and the Rule of Law 2018

Objectives

  • Provide high-level academic education and real-world practice in the field of transitional justice, human rights and the rule of law
  • Primary focus is placed on strengthening interdisciplinary knowledge and preparing students for future professional activities

Audience

Highly qualified and open-minded candidates Candidates must hold a degree in law or an equivalent degree in a field relevant to transitional justice Professional experience in a field related to the programme (professional experience, internship, summer school, participation in conferences, publications, etc.)

Programme

Full-time programme:

  • Compulsory courses divided in five modules that cover central theoretical and practical issues in the fields of transitional justice, human rights and the rule of law
  • A combination of clinical work, optional courses, internships with leading actors in the field of transitional justice, participation in a moot court and Transitional Justice Cafés
  • A Spring School
  • A study trip
  • A Master’s Paper

Director(s)

Prof. Frank HALDEMANN and Thomas UNGER, Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights, a joint Centre of the University of Geneva and the Graduate Institute of International Studies (IHEID), Geneva

Coordinator(s)

Dany DIOGO, Geneva Academy

Diploma delivered jointly with

University of Geneva, IHEID

Duration

September 2018 - August 2019
60 ECTS credits
264 Teaching hours

Language

Anglais

Format

Présentiel

Informations

Location

Genève

Registration

31 January 2018 (applications with scholarship request) / 6 May 2018 (applications without scholarship request). Late applicants might be considered

Fees

CHF 18'000.-

Number of participants

Le nombre de participants est adapté à la pédagogie choisie.