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Module Detailed Information for [LL4133V]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 2
Correct as at 17 Jan 2018 05:00

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Module Code :
LL4133V IVLE
Module Title : Human Rights in Asia
Module Description : Firstly, to impart a solid grounding in the history, principles, norms, controversies and institutions of international human rights law. Secondly, to undertake a contextualized socio-legal study of human rights issues within Asian societies, through examining case law, international instruments, policy and state interactions with UN human rights bodies. 'Asia' alone has no regional human rights system; considering the universality and indivisibility of human rights, we consider how regional particularities affect or thwart human rights.

Subjects include: justiciability of socio-economic rights, right to development and self-determination, political freedoms, religious liberties, indigenous rights, national institutions, women's rights; MNC accountability for rights violations.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : No Exam Date.
Modular Credits : 5
Pre-requisite : NUS Compulsory Core Law Curriculum or equivalent.
Preclusion : Students who are taking or have taken LL4133.
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 3-0-0-0-10
Remarks : Nil
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B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week


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