American University of Central Asia - AUCA - Major requirements
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To graduate with Human Rights Concentration on Liberal Arts and Science Major Students must complete following credit requirements:

  1. General Education Courses: 80 credits 
  2. Liberal Arts and Science required Courses: 42 credits 
  3. Human Rights Concentration Courses: 60 credits 
    • Required Courses: 18 credits 
    • Elective Courses: 42 credits 
  4. Electives outside Concentration: 58 credits 

Overall: 240 credits

Human Rights Concentration Courses: 

 

            Required Core Courses

level

credits

1.       Introduction to human rights (HR)

100

6

2.       Politics of Human Rights / Theory and Politics of Human Rights (ICP)

200

6

3.       International Human rights law (IBL)

300

6

Elective Courses  (7 courses, 42 credits )

 

 

1.    International Humanitarian Law (IBL)

200

6

2.    International Criminal law (IBL)

200

6

3.    Public International Law I (IBL)

200

6

4.    Visual Legal Advocacy: Human Rights in the Digital World(HR)

200

6

5.    Development Aid and Politics (ICP) / International Development: Donors, NGOs, Communities and Culture (ANT)

300

6

6.    Multicultural Societies: Religious and Social Conflicts in Europe (ES)

300

6

7.    European Law and Human Rights (ES)

300

6

8.    Ethnicity and Identity (ANT)

300

6

9.    Anthropology of Violence (ANT)

300

6

10. International and National Environmental Law and Governance (ENV)

300/400

6

11. Gender and Development (ENV)

300/400

6

12. World Trade Organization and Human Rights (HR/IBL)

300

6

13.Human Rights law and Criminal Justice (HR/IBL)

200

6

14.Refugees law (HR/IBL)

200

3

15.  Elections as an institution of democracy

And participation in politics (HR/IBL)

300

6

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