School of Law

SOLM136 Climate Change Law (Sem 2)

Module Description

Climate Change Law and Policy Application focuses on specific aspects of international, regional and national law in relation to climate change: Human Rights, international and national litigation, state responsibility, non-state actors and participation, capacity building and trade and climate change. There is also an overview of the core principles of the UNFCCC regime , including the Paris agreement and  principles of international environmental law applicable to climate change, both of which are examined in depth in Climate Change Law.

Applicable Groupings

  • LLM in Public International Law
  • LLM in Environmental Law
  • LLM in Energy and Natural Resources Law

Mode of Assessment

3,000-4,000 word essay

Credits

15 Credits