International Humanitarian Law (20677). 1 unit, credit/fail. This course will center around an intensive two-day workshop on a Friday and Saturday on September 30 and October 1 on international humanitarian law, led by the International Committee for the Red Cross (ICRC), together with Professor Oona Hathaway. The workshop will offer a crash course in international humanitarian law, led by leading experts from the ICRC. The course is intended to offer students an opportunity to learn the basics of the law of armed conflict. Students are expected to attend the workshop, one pre-workshop class meeting, and one post-workshop meeting. In addition to attending all course meetings and reading assigned course materials, students will be expected to write one 1200-1500 word paper. Paper required. O. Hathaway.
Note: The pre-workshop class meeting will be on Friday, September 23, 2:10-4 p.m. The post-workshop class meeting will be on Friday, October 14, 2:10-4 p.m. Students are required to attend the Workshop from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. and from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. on Friday, September 30 and from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. on Saturday, October 1.