3 Bolshoy Trekhsvyatitelskiy pereulok
Phone/Fax: (495) 916-88-49
Dean's office: (495) 772-95-90
(add. 22299 or 22298)
Academic office (bachelor):
(495) 772-95-90 (add. 22852; 23008; 22899; 23009)
Academic office (master):
Manager Anna Gorbunova
(495) 772-95-90 (add. 22275)
Manager Inna Fedchenko
(495) 772-95-90 (add. 22738)
fax: (495) 772-95-90 (add. 23005
The Faculty of Law was one of the first faculties created in the Higher School of Economics. Economic and legal disciplines, new innovative courses, fundamental law disciplines and narrowly specialized courses are all equally important for the Faculty of Law. The Faculty's strength is the curriculum's focus on the practical, which perpares its graduates to successfully meet the demands of the labour market.
Level of study: Bachelor
Main purpose of the course is to make students able to use norms of International Human Rights Law, make legal research and solve cases in this field.
Students must gain knowledge on: competence and working methods of international judicial and quasi-judicial human rights bodies at the universal level and the ECHR; sources of International Human Rights Law; the scope of application and content of the basic human rights.
Skills and abilities:
to use specific terms and sources of International Human Rights Law; practical abilities of research, analysis of judicial decisions and scientific works; skills to analyse and solve cases, building up of the legal position and composition of procedural documents on cases in the sphere of International Human Rights Law.
Human Rights in International Law (PDF, 420 Кб)
In-class hours 40
Total hours 228