Basic Human Rights Course for Students of Other Faculties



Presented by
University of Latvia
Faculty of Law
Institute on Human Rights


October 1998 - February 1999



CURRICULUM


1. Introduction: International Public Law and Human Rights Law
M.Mits

2. International Treaties
M.Mits

3. UN Statutes: Adoption, Principles, Institutional System
I.Ziemele

4. UN Statutes: Adoption, Principles, Institutional System
I.Ziemele

5. UN Mechanism for the Protection of Human Rights
I.Ziemele

6. EU and Human Rights
I.Ziemele

7. Council of Europe and Human Rights
E.Levits

8. European Institutions for the Protection of Human Rights
M.Mits

9. OSCE: Instruments and Institutions
M.Mits

10. Seminar
M.Mits

11. Development of Human Rights Idea
M.Mits

12. Human Rights and Democracy
I.Ziemele

13. Constitutional Protection of Human Rights: Swedish Experience
K.Taube

14. Civil and Political Rights
M.Mits

15. Civil and Political Rights
M.Mits

16. Political Rights
M.Mits

17. Seminar
M.Mits

18. Economic and Social Rights
M.Mits

19. Economic and Social Rights
I.Tare

20. International Labour Organisation
I.Tare

21. Cultural Rights
M.Mits

22. Solidarity Rights
I.Ziemele

23. Administrative Procedure and Human Rights
J.Briede

26. Seminar
M.Mits

27. Minority Rights
N.Muiznieks

28. Rights of Children
M.Mits

29. Rights of Women
D.Abolina

30. Refugee Law
U.Zummente

31. Human Rights in Latvia
I.Ziemele

32. Pre-exam Discussion
M.Mits