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MICLaw Structure of the Programme


The MICLaw Master Programme (120 ECTS) Degree Structure:

  • General studies 30 ECTS 
  • Specialization studies 30 ECTS
  • Elective studies 30 ECTS or Bridging studies in Law 30 ECTS for those who have not completed all of the required studies in Public International Law or Comparative Law
  • Development of Expertise 30 ECTS

 GENERAL STUDIES 30 ECTS
   –   autumn semester

To be agreed with the teacher tutor depending on specialization, 
for example:
  • European Law 6 ECTS
  • Public International Law 6 ECTS
  • Private International Law and Comparative Law 6 ECTS
  • Introduction to the Legal Informatics 6 ECTS
LAW courses in English

SPECIALIZATION STUDIES 30 ECTS
   –   spring semester

Module of 30 ECTS chosen from Arctic Law and Governance courses (selection changes yearly)

  • International Environmental Law in the Arctic 5 ECTS
  • rctic Law and Governance 5 ECTS
  • Environmental Rights of Indigenous Peoples in International Law 5 ECTS
  • Indigenous Peoples Land rights in Finland, Sweden and Norway 5 ECTS
  • Soft Law Forms of Co-operation in the Arctic 5 ECTS
  • External Actors” in Arctic Governance – Focus on the EU and China 5 ECTS


     Transcultural Business Law

  • Varying Constructions of Law - Coping with Legal Pluralism 10 ECTS
  • Global Commerce  10 ECTS
  • International Investment Law 10 ECTS

ELECTIVE STUDIES 30 ECTS

Choose freely

BRIDGING STUDIES 30 ECTS

For those who don't have enough law courses in their BA degree.
 

To be selected separately according to students personal study plan from
courses taught in English (not necessarily law courses).

www.ulapland.fi/studies

Training 5-15 ECTS

For those who have not completed all of the required studies in Public International Law or Comparative Law.

To be selected separately according to students personal study plan from the law courses taught in English.

 


DEVELOPMENT OF EXPERTISE 30 ECTS   –  
start already during first academic year


  • TUKO1111 Academic Writing 2 ECTS
  • YMEN1804 Scientific Information Retrieval 2 ECTS
  • Master Thesis 26 ECTS