Levin College of Law

International and Comparative Law: Human Rights

Core Courses

International Law

LAW 6260 | 3 Credits

Comparative Family Law

LAW 6930 | 3 Credits

International Business Transactions

LAW 6261 | 2-3 Credits

Elective Courses

International Human Rights Law

LAW 6263 | 3 Credits

International Organizations

LAW 6930 | Credits

Trade and Human Rights

LAW 6936 | 2 Credits

Highly Supportive

Immigration And Nationality Law

LAW 6264 | 2-3 Credits

Conflict of Laws

LAW 6340 | 3 Credits

Administrative Law

LAW 6520 | 3 Credits

Federal Jurisdiction

LAW 6306 | 3 Credits

Federal Courts

LAW 6302 | 3 Credits

Skills Courses

Cross Cultural Legal Counseling

LAW 6386 | 2 Credits

Spanish for Lawyers

LAW 6930 | Credits

Key Faculty

Summer Experiences

Externships (up to 6 credits): There are a number of Immigration Law focused externships with the U.S. Department of Justice and the Department of Homeland Security as well as with Americans for Immigrant Justice. In addition, human rights-focused externships include the Innocence Project of Florida and the Inter-American Institute of Human Rights in San Jose, Costa Rica. Numerous other externships opportunities focus on public interest and civil rights law.

Fellowships: Students pursuing summer externships or unpaid placements focused on human rights may also wish to apply for Bill McBride Public Interest Fellowships or Association of Public Interest Law Fellowships. Information about externships and fellowships is available in the Center for Career Development.

Summer Study Abroad: The Environmental Law Summer Study Abroad in Costa Rica provides students an opportunity to study conservation in a program with an interdisciplinary skills emphasis and field-based approach. The Summer Study Abroad Program in Montpellier, France allows students to study French business law and comparative business related topics in France with field trips to meet with jurists and business professionals. For more information visit the Summer Study Abroad program website.