New Human Rights
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Course code
AKJ7182.YK
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Uued inimõigused
Course title in English
New Human Rights
ECTS credits
6.0
Assessment form
Examination
lecturer of 2021/2022  Autumn semester
Mart Susi (language of instruction:English)
lecturer of 2021/2022  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
The goal of the course is to give to the students a general understanding of the meaning of the term new human rights, about the theoretical discussion related to the emergence of new human rights norms and principles and review the main so-called new human rights.
Brief description of the course
The course will cover the following areas: the meaning of new human rights; the link of new human rights to traditional human rights; acceptance of new human rights and main stakeholders; new human rights related to information technologies; new human rights related to identity and personality; new human rights related to the exercise of public authority; new human rights related to well-being.

Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- understands the meaning of new human rights;
- understands the mechanisms leading to the recognition of new human rights;
- knows the content of new human rights and their relation to traditional human rights.
Teacher
Mart Susi
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