Research Seminar - International Business Law

Dit vak wordt in het Engels aangeboden. Omschrijvingen kunnen daardoor mogelijk alleen in het Engels worden weergegeven.

Doel vak

Students attending this course will be able to:

Critically read and analyse law and scholarly legal writings
Differentiate between authoritative and non-authoritative sources
Develop critical and analytical skills
Identify a research area of interest, a research topic / problem in that
area and possible legal research question(s)
Explain the significance, background, objectives and rationale of a
research topic
Understand the field of comparative law and how to apply it as a
research method
Refine legal English and expand legal vocabulary
Present skilfully in front of an audience written academic work

Inhoud vak

The course is designed around the central objective of this course, i.e.
to prepare students for academic level of reading, research, writing and
oral presentations suitable for a master’s level. The final objective is
to research and write a master thesis. Another objective it to refine
the students’ academic skills with reference to (critical) reading (law
and scholarly work), writing (essays, problem questions and
dissertations) and oral presentation skills in preparation for the
master thesis. The classes are a combination of Legal English and
Comparative Law and academic skills.


Lectures and interactive group discussions


Short papers and written assignments


The reading materials will be provided via Canvas.


Students of International Business Law LLM Programme, Transactions and
Trade and Finance and Behavior Specializations

Toelichting Canvas

All information and materials will be posted on Canvas

Algemene informatie

Vakcode R_RSIBL
Studiepunten 6 EC
Periode P1
Vakniveau 500
Onderwijstaal Engels
Faculteit Faculteit der Rechtsgeleerdheid
Vakcoördinator I.C. Ciobanasu LLM
Examinator I.C. Ciobanasu LLM
Docenten I.C. Ciobanasu LLM
mr. dr. R. Mellenbergh
mr. F.M. Gilligan
dr. H.M.G. Denters
prof. dr. M.R.F. Senftleben

Praktische informatie

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