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케이스 웨스턴 리저브 대학교의 Introduction to International Criminal Law 학습자 리뷰 및 피드백

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-- About the Course -- From the Nuremberg trial to the case against Saddam Hussein, from the prosecution of Al-Qaeda terrorists to the trial of Somali pirates – no area of law is as important to world peace and security as international criminal law. Taught by one of the world’s leading experts in the field, this course will educate students about the fundamentals of international criminal law and policy. We will explore the contours of international crimes such as genocide, war crimes, terrorism, and piracy. We will examine unique modes of international criminal liability and specialized defenses. And we will delve into the challenges of obtaining custody of the accused and maintaining control of the courtroom. -- Course Syllabus -- This course comprises eight units (or "modules"). Each will include an assigned reading, typically an article or book chapter, as well as a simulation designed to bring the readings to life. I will also offer video lectures on each of the topics, accompanied by slides. In addition, there will be online role-play exercises and debates, enabling the students to share their own insights. The order of class sessions will be: (1) History: From Nuremberg to The Hague (2) International Crimes Part 1: War Crimes, Genocide, Crimes against Humanity, and Torture (3) International Crimes Part 2: Terrorism and Piracy (4) Special modes of liability: command responsibility, co-perpetration, and incitement (5) Special defenses: insanity, obedience to orders, duress, and head of state immunity (6) Gaining custody of the accused: extradition, luring, abduction, and targeted killing (7) Pre-Trial Issues: plea bargaining, self-representation, and exclusion of torture evidence (8) Maintaining control of the courtroom -- Recommended Background -- You don’t have to be a lawyer and there are no prerequisites for this course. However, the course will be conducted at the level expected of advanced undergraduate students. Therefore, for all participants, reading and writing comfortably in English at the undergraduate college level is desirable. -- Suggested Readings -- Students should read the assigned online materials for each unit in advance of the class session. In addition, students are invited to subscribe to “War Crimes Prosecution Watch,” a free bi-weekly e-newsletter that summarizes the latest developments in the field of international criminal law. -- Course Format -- This course is made up of eight content units. Each unit is based on an online reading assignment, a video lecture of about one hour in length, and one or more role play exercises to stimulate on-line discussion. The course also offers in-video enrichment quizzes (ungraded) for each unit, a ten question multiple choice midterm diagnostics exam (ungraded), and a ten question True/False Final Exam. -- FAQ-- How will this course be graded? This course is graded on completion. In order to complete the course each student must: (1) finish each module (or “lesson”); (2) write at least one essay response of 200 words or more for at least one simulation throughout the course; and (3) get a score of 6 out of 10 or better on the Final Exam. What resources will I need for this course? For this course, all you need is an Internet connection, and the time to read and discuss the exciting materials available online. What is the coolest thing about this course? The topics we will be discussing are ripped from the headlines. The topics are often controversial and thought-provoking, and always exciting....

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2020년 9월 21일

learned so much from this course, absolutely loved it, and the way the professor taught the lessons showed his experience and his knowledge even for fist timers it would be a great course to opt for.


2020년 10월 24일

Extremely well-organized. Really glad to see how all previous examples and history records were referenced to every topic. Neatly explained topics. Every aspect was discussed and explained in detail.

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Introduction to International Criminal Law의 871개 리뷰 중 226~250

교육 기관: Natasha L M

2020년 9월 4일

Very Informative and the videos are really engaging and not boring. I liked that there are handouts which helped me to read offline

교육 기관: Marcos E G S

2020년 7월 10일

Was an excellent course thanks to Professor Michael Sharf for providing us with such valuable knowledge of international crime law.

교육 기관: Kerry S P

2021년 1월 28일

I found this course to be so informative and interesting. No ramblings just really necessary and interesting interactive learning.

교육 기관: Andrew S T

2020년 7월 16일

The course was absolutely interesting with appropriate precedents to show how the law has been applied to real cases from history.

교육 기관: Lizandro C S

2020년 7월 14일

El curso es muy completo, así mismo está a cargo de un excelente profesor con una gran experiencia y conocimiento frente al tema.

교육 기관: Sebastian S

2021년 2월 10일

Fantastic course with an excellent and engaging professor. I would recommend to anyone interested in international criminal law.

교육 기관: Asif-Uz-Zaman K S

2020년 8월 19일

Some lectures were seemingly one sided political but they were great to understand the Law. Thank you Professor Michael Scharf.

교육 기관: Aravind S

2020년 7월 9일

Really beautifully explained, especially to a beginner with no Law experience, having only participated in Model United Nations

교육 기관: Pemi R O

2017년 12월 26일

I 'm fully happy to be part of this course. Thanks the organizer and everyone that make the course possible for people like me.

교육 기관: Jacob D

2020년 2월 18일

it is a lot to take in, but i found that the videos made the subjects covered so much clearer in my head.

Great course overall.

교육 기관: Yury

2016년 6월 17일

Este curso é excelente demais , está me ajudando muito com a área de Direito Penal Internacional nos conhecimentos adquiridos.

교육 기관: My I

2015년 10월 13일

Excelente curso, los casos, ejemplos y leyes internacionales son muy buenas y actualizadas. Sigan con estos cursos de derecho.

교육 기관: Robin S

2021년 7월 19일

C​ourse was first class.

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교육 기관: Kateryna M

2020년 5월 20일

That is an amazing journey to International criminal law! It was very interesting and also practical course!

Highly recommend!

교육 기관: Ana E L A

2020년 1월 14일

Excelente curso! Muito interessante, principalmente devido aos acontecimentos recentes entre Estado Unidos e Irã. vale a pena

교육 기관: SATVIK T

2021년 7월 19일

Hi​ghly informative and interesting! Recommended for anyone interested in the confluence of international and criminal law.

교육 기관: María A H

2020년 6월 28일

Very usefull and well-organized course. I trully recommend this course for anyone interested in International criminal law.

교육 기관: Dr R K

2020년 5월 3일

wonderful programme and most important, wonderful instructor. I recommend this course for Law professors and Law students.

교육 기관: Alina A

2016년 10월 29일

This course can develop skills of legal analysis of the international trials and shows the foundations for legal opinions.

교육 기관: Aalok N C

2020년 9월 9일

Just a brilliant course to understand international law . I want to thank Mr. Micheal who presented this very beautifully

교육 기관: Andrés F R C

2020년 7월 15일

Maravilloso profesor. Muy claras las explicaciones y muy pertinente el uso de muchos casos para lograr mayor comprensión.

교육 기관: Rosalina d M P M

2020년 5월 4일

I found the course wonderful !!! The teacher is excellent, congratulations on the wisdom of teaching Michael. Thank you!

교육 기관: Aarti v

2020년 4월 1일

This course was very interesting and gave me detailed knowledge about international law with help of various case study.

교육 기관: jamesmalumo

2018년 5월 17일

This course was very good and it really helped me alot to understand what going around with international criminal law

교육 기관: Daniel H A M

2020년 6월 20일

I really have enjoyed this course a lot and learned many new concepts about Internation Criminal Law.

Thank you so much