International Law Concentration

International Law

Oregon Law's International Law concentration provides you with a critical legal analysis of a diverse number of legal systems, and raises important issues regarding human rights and immigration, international business law, and environmental law. The program provides a holistic view of global issues and challenges you to consider domestic law from a global perspective.


To complete the requirements of the concentration, you must satisfactorily complete the following courses:

  • Human Rights
  • International Law
  • International Business Transactions

* While not required, it is helpful to have taken the foundational courses (International Law and International Business Transactions) prior to taking elective courses. The elective courses assume a fundamental level of knowledge about international law.

You must also satisfactorily complete four (4) of the following courses:

  • Advanced Human Rights Seminar
  • Conflicts of Law
  • European Union Law
  • Human Rights and the Environment
  • Immigration Law
  • International Environmental Law
  • Law and Development


In addition to completing the curriculum referenced above, you must write a high quality professional academic research paper on a topic of international law. You must receive advance approval of your topic.

A full list of requirements and procedures is available to current students in MyLaw. The information contained on this page is only a summary of the academic requirements.

For specific course requirements for individual concentrations, please go to “Forms” under the Registrar’s tab in MyLaw.

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