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Online Course

Introduction to Human Rights

Universidad Diego Portales via Udemy

Overview

This course is meant to be a general introduction to international human rights, as well as an overview of some specific topics in this field.

The first half of the course consists in: An introduction to basic notions of public ethics, the history of Human Rights, international instruments, categories of rights, Human Rights violations, protection and responsibility thereof.

The second part of the course deals with current issues in the human rights agenda such as: Rights of women, rights of the child, rights of indigenous peoples, armed conflicts and terrorism, the environment, transitional justice, sexual minorities.

The course consists of 33 lessons, each one lasting about 10 minutes. There's no time limit to complete it. We estimate that completing the course (watch all classes and answer all quizzes) takes about 7 hours in total.

We have experts from all around the world as visiting professors for some classes.

Taught by

Jose Zalaquett and Juan Francisco Lobo

Reviews

4.0 rating, based on 3 reviews

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  • Vincent S.

    Vincent is taking this course right now, spending 5 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be medium.

    I would like to take this course related to human right but, what will happen at the end, after having finished these courses? wil I get a certificate at the end? And how can we have syllabus for learning here is my question
  • Tetiana V.

    Tetiana completed this course, spending 1 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.

    I've taken this course a couple of years ago, but I still use the knowledge gained from this course. It is very well structured and convenient. As someone who has interest in the topic of Human Rights, but had no knowledge basis, I found this course to be a great foundation for further learning.
  • Marco G.

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