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23%

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Approx. 17 hours to complete
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Welcome to this course

2 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 6 min), 5 readings
2 videos
How to succeed in your online class?2m
5 readings
Meet the instructor & his team10m
Welcome to Leiden University5m
Leiden University: Facts & Figures10m
Community Guidelines 5m
What is your learning path?5m
3 hours to complete

The International Criminal Justice System: Core Concepts and Foundations

3 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 66 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
8 videos
An Introduction to International Crimes7m
Core Crimes - Genocide10m
The Core Crimes - Crimes Against Humanity9m
Core Crimes - War Crimes9m
Individual Criminal Responsibility6m
Modes of Liability7m
Illustrating the Lubanga Case7m
1 reading
Required Reading30m
1 practice exercise
Week 130m
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

The International Criminal Justice System: Justice Institutions and Procedures

4 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 98 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
7 videos
An Introduction to Justice Institutions9m
An Introduction to the Main Actors9m
Hard Choices11m
How Cases Emerge11m
An Introduction to the Justice Process11m
Interview with Chief Prosecutor of the ICTY: Serge Brammertz34m
1 reading
Required Reading1h
1 practice exercise
Week 230m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Trying Perpetrators

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 104 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
7 videos
The Role of the Judge11m
Defending Suspects and Accused (Part I)7m
Defending Suspects and Accused (Part II)8m
The Role of Victims11m
The Child Soldier Dilemma10m
Interview with Defense Counsel: Karim Khan QC42m
1 reading
Required Reading30m
1 practice exercise
Week 330m
Week
4

Week 4

6 hours to complete

Remedying Wrong and Look to the Future

6 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 106 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
7 videos
Judgment (Part II)10m
Punishment12m
Repairing Harm13m
Enhancing Effectiveness13m
Interview with ICC president: Silvia Fernández de Gurmendi35m
Concluding Video11m
2 readings
Required Reading20m
Recommended Reading20m
2 practice exercises
Week 430m
Final Exam30m

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