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Climate Change Law
Last Updated Date:   3 June 2023

5 Credits,  Semester 2

Course Description:
This course provides a comprehensive overview of international climate change law as well as examines the legal and regulatory responses of selected Asian jurisdictions to climate change. The first part of the course will examine the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change legal regime.The second part will focus on climate change litigation. In the final part, we examine how selected Asian jurisdictions, including Singapore, have adopted laws and regulatory frameworks for climate change mitigation and adaptation.

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Course Convenor: A/P Lin Shuwen Jolene

Co-teacher(s): NA

Module Codes: LL4158V / LL5158V / LL6158V / LLJ5158V

Contact Hours: 3-hrs weekly seminar

Workload: 3 hours

Mode of Assessment: Class participation 10%; Research Paper of 6,000 words, excluding footnotes - 90% [Due: Thu, 13 April 2023 (9am)]

Preclusions: LL4158/LL5158/LL6158 Climate Change Law; LL4221/LL5221/LL6221; LL4221V/LL5221V/LL6221V Climate Change Law & Policy

Prerequisites: NUS Compulsory Core Law Curriculum or equivalent.

Examination Date: Different Mode of Examination

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