LAWPUBL 461 - Human Rights Theory and its Application

Credit points: 15 points
Offered: First Semester
Contact hours: Seminars - 3 hours per week
Course Coordinator: Maia Wikaira
Prerequisites: 30 points at Stage II in Global Politics and Human Rights or LAW 201 and LAW 211

Course description

The purpose of the course is to teach substantive domestic human rights law and associated legal skills, with a specific focus on Māori rights.

The course will be a combination of seminars, including guest presentations from practitioners, and experiential learning.

The most significant part of the course will involve client-facing and legal research work on real rights projects.  



Enrolment in this course requires completion of an application form available here.