Public International Law
2nd Cycle Studies - Mestrado
In addition to Portuguese and foreign languages, also consolidated learning on 1st cycle law studies subjects, especially public law-related ones.
Seminar-like classes. After a few sessions in which the main guidelines of the course topics will be introduced, students are expected to develop their written work. The latter will be subsequently presented and discussed in class. Evaluation will be based on the written work and the oral participation in class.
The objective of this 2nd cycle course is to prepare students for their Master's dissertation by helping them to develop autonomous research skills and critical reflection.
International treaties; State and international organizations responsibility; succession of States; law of the sea; self-determination of peoples; international criminal law; international environmental law; ban on the use of force, and exceptions; regime governing international spaces.
Francisco António Macedo Lucas Ferreira Almeida
Research work: 100.0%
Francisco Ferreira de Almeida, Direito Internacional Público, 2ª edição, Coimbra Editora, 2003, e Codificação e desenvolvimento progressivo do direito internacional, Boletim da Faculdade de Direito, Vol. LXXXVIII, Tomo II, 2012; Quoc Dinh, Daillier, Pellet, Droit International Public, LGDJ, Paris, 2002; Shaw, Malcom N., International Law, 4ªed., Cambridge, 1995; Trindade, José Augusto, A Humanização do Direito Internacional, Del Rey, Belo Horizonte, 2006.