Human Rights: Law, Politics, History

Course Level

intermediate - advanced / 3rd - 4th year

Course Language


Course Type and Contact Hours

Lecture / 2 hrs per week


2,5 (if course has been attended regularly and exam has been passed)


The course will be given at irregular intervals. It will be available in the summer term 2019.

Time Schedule and Course Venue

An up-to-date electronic course catalogue will be available for the summer semester from late February to mid-August on the website Please select "Fachbereiche" - "Rechtswissenschaft" - "Staatsexamensstudiengang" and "Rechtswissenschaft (SPO 2015)" in order to access the Law courses.

Course Description

Please ask the professor for a course syllabus.

Restricted Enrollment

no (that means that everyone who signs up for this course in time can take part in this course)

Course Registration

via Campus Management

Please sign up for this course either under the module "Fakultatives Lehrangebot im Einführungsbereich" or under the module "Fakultatives Lehrangebot im SB 7". Please note that it is not possible to register for more than one course under each of those modules.

registration period: 1 - 26 April 2019

De-Registration from this Course

via Campus Management

regular drop period: 1 - 26 April 2019

After the regular drop period you can only drop this course with a valid cause until 14 days prior to the exam. Please contact the International Office at the Law Department if you have to use this option.

Type of Exam

Since regular degree-seeking students will not have an exam in this course, it is crucial that international exchange students contact the professor at the beginning of the lecture period and ask for an exam. The type of the exam will be determined by the professor. It is probably going to be a presentation or an oral exam.

Exam Period

The oral exam will probably take place in the last week of the lecture period. → Academic Calendar

Presentations will take place throughout the course during class sessions.

Registration for the Exam

Students will automatically be registered for the exam when they sign up for this course.

De-Registration from the Exam

Students who drop this course via Campus Management are automatically de-registered from the exam. Students who do not drop this course via Campus Management and do not take the exam, are going to finish this course with a non-passing grade (0 points).

Grade Release

It's not going to be possible for the course instructor to enter the grades for this module in Campus Management. Please ask him to write an e-mail with your grade from an institutional account (i.e. a university or research institute's account, no commercial account such as gmail or gmx) to the International Office at the Law Department

He may also provide you with a course certificate (in colloquial German: Schein) that you will have to submit at the International Office at the Law Department