Graduate Certificate in Air and Space Law (15 credits)

Offered by: Air and Space Law     Degree: Graduate Certificate in Air and Space Law

Program Requirements

The Graduate Certificate in Air and Space Law offered through the Institute of Air and Space Law is a course work program, appropriate for students with a strong professional orientation. The certificate is awarded after at least one term of residence in the Faculty and upon completion of a minimum of 15 academic credits of law courses. Students may take courses beyond the minimum of 15 credits, and these additional courses may be non-law courses. Students in the program often remain in residence for both terms and take all of the Air and Space Law courses. For more information, see our Website: http://www.mcgill.ca/law-gradprograms/programs/certificate/.

Required Courses (9 credits)

  • ASPL 633 Public International Air Law (3 credits)

    Offered by: Air and Space Law (Faculty of Law)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Air & Space Law : Sources of public international law relating to the air space and its aeronautical uses. International aviation organizations and their law-making functions. Legal responses to aviation terrorism.

    Terms: Fall 2009

    Instructors: Paul Stephen Dempsey (Fall)

  • ASPL 636 Private International Air Law (3 credits)

    Offered by: Air and Space Law (Faculty of Law)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Air & Space Law : Sources of private international air law. Conflicts of laws. Unification of law of liability. Liability for damage on the surface, liability of the ATC and CNS/ATM providers. Rights in aircraft and their international recognition.

    Terms: Fall 2009

    Instructors: Catherine Walsh (Fall)

  • ASPL 637 Space Law: General Principles (3 credits)

    Offered by: Air and Space Law (Faculty of Law)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Air & Space Law : Examination of the role of international law in the regulation of outer space activities.

    Terms: Fall 2009

    Instructors: Jiefang Huang (Fall)

Complementary Courses (6 credits)

6 additional credits of graduate courses.

Faculty of Law—2009-2010 (last updated Apr. 17, 2010) (disclaimer)