The Institute for International and Comparative Law in Africa in the Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria in collaboration with the Department of Public Law is hosting a short course that offers an opportunity to learn about key areas in the area of public international law.
The short course will be directed by Martha Bradley (University of Pretoria); Erika de Wet (University of Pretoria); Annelize Nienaber (University of Pretoria) and Dire Tladi (United Nations International Law Commission/ University of Pretoria).
The following topics will be covered in the training:
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
The course is aimed at law graduates, senior-level governmental and intergovernmental officials, leaders of civil society, staff and managers of NGO’s and academics.
A law degree is a requirement for admission. Participants will be required to read material from the textbook by John Dugard, International Law, A South African Perspective (Juta, 4th rev. ed, 2011). In addition, primary materials will be made available on the internet in advance. Participants who have attended all lectures will receive a certificate of attendance on completion of the course.
Participants must submit a copy of their law degree with their application preferably by 15 December 2014.
The course fee is R6 500.00 (including VAT) and includes all course material and a light lunch. University of Pretoria students can apply for a reduced course fee of R3 300.00 (including VAT) - proof of 2015 registration is required. Participants are responsible for their own accommodation and travel arrangements.
REGISTRATION & ENQUIRIES
For more information about the course, please contact:
Course co-ordinator: Chanine Pienaar
Telephone: +27 (0)12 434 2571
Fax: +27 (0)86 433 1910
Cell: +27 (0)83 704 4413
General enquiries and registration details:
Client Information Centre
Telephone: +27 (0)12 434 2500
Fax: +27 (0)12 434 2505