The Essex Human Rights Summer School will resume in 2022, covering a range of research methods and skills necessary for successful human rights practice and professional development. In addition to modules covering a diverse range of research methods, the curriculum includes sessions on advocacy, organisational management, coping strategies and practitioner case studies.
The programme includes sessions that address growing challenges faced by human rights professionals and highlights opportunities to overcome them. The Summer School curriculum is designed to build the capacity of both mid-career human rights professionals and postgraduate students to be successful human rights defenders and researchers.
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Maximising Impact: Working with International Monitors
Working with HR Defenders
Building Resilience for Human Rights Work
Working in Repressive States
Psychoanalysis of Groups and Organisations
Governance of Human Rights NGOs
Campaigning and Theory of Change
Strategic Communications and Framing
International Advocacy: Multilateral and Transnational
Experiments in Social Science Research
Quantitative Methods: Databases, Survey-based and Standards-based Indicators
Quantitative Methods: Statistics, Indicators and Human Rights
Use of Qualitative Data Methods
Research Design: Legal and Qualitative Single Case Study
Round Table on Professional Challenges: Participant Perspectives
Operational Challenges and Opportunities: A Field Perspective
Key Debates and Challenges in Human Rights Promotion
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- 10 days
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DisciplinesSociology Public Law View 26 other Short Courses in Public Law in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
It is an ideal course for postgraduate students, academics, lawyers and human rights professionals working in NGOs, government and international organisations.
We will conduct sessions via the video conferencing software Zoom. Participants must have access to appropriate computing facilities as well as a reliable internet connection to enable full participation in the online sessions.
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International600 GBP/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 600 GBP for the full programme during 10 days.
EU/EEA600 GBP/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 600 GBP for the full programme during 10 days.
- This fee is the Early Bird Registration rate for Non-Essex Students (Until 31/05/2022)
- Standard Registration (01/06/2022-20/06/2022) for Non-Essex Students: £720
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.