Case Western Reserve University
Free (certificate fee: USD$ 29, optional)
This course explains the basic principles of international diplomacy, peace and legal processes involved in the study of international criminal law. It can be accessed through Coursera, an online education platform.
The course discusses international crimes such as terrorism, genocide and piracy through real life situations, such as the case against Saddam Hussein, the prosecution of Al-Qaeda terrorists, or the trial of Somali pirates. The participants will be introduced to the unique features of liability and defence in international law through simulations. The course also includes lessons on pre-trial issues discussed at the international courts.
Some of the course contents are: