The United Nations and the Sustainable Development Goals
intermediate - advanced / 3rd - 4th year
This is a Themis course. It is also open to non-Themis students.
2 hours per week
5 (if course has been attended regularly and exam has been passed)
This course will be held at irregular intervals.
Time Schedule and Course Venue
please see our electronic course catalogue
please see the course outline
yes (that means that the number of participants is limited and that you might not get a place in this course)
Students from all faculties may apply for participation. Applications are to be sent via email to the course instructor Dr. Peggy Wittke by 17 April 2023.
More details on the application procedure can be found in the course outline.
It is not possible to sign up for this course via Campus Management. Once admitted, the course instructor is going to enroll you in Campus Management for this course.
De-Registration from this Course
via e-mail to the course instructor (contact details see below) and to the International Office at the Law Department
regular drop deadline: 5 May 2023
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
a 6-8 page summary (plus bibliography) on a subject and a presentation
The final grade will be determined by the summary paper (1/3), the presentation (1/3) and the students' active participation in the class discussions (1/3).
continuous assessment throughout the whole course
A schedule for the presentations is available in the course outline.
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 are automatically de-registered from the exam. Students who do not officially drop this course and do not take the exams, are going to finish this course with a non-passing grade (0 points).
Model United Nations / Model European Union
Phone: +49 030 838 547 05