PSC380.4 Human Rights and Armed Conflicts (at the U. of Florence) (Fall)

Open only to students accepted to the special program Florence Center & University of Florence (courses taught in English).

Taught in English by the University of Florence and open to Syracuse University students. Fundamental principles in the field of international and national protection of human rights. Main instruments of human rights protection at universal and regional level. In-depth analysis of the following selected areas of protection: right to life and death penalty, prohibition of torture. Introduction to international humanitarian law of the armed conflicts and to international criminal justice.

Syracuse University Students: you may not earn credit for both this course and PSC 354

The University of Florence calendar may require students taking this course to stay beyond the regular SU Florence program end-date.

Department: Political Science

Locations: Florence, University of Florence

Semester: Fall

Credits: 3