Loyola University Chicago

School of Law

Courses I - L

678: International Children’s Rights (Online)

Credit Hours



In the last twenty years, the international community has made tremendous strides in agreeing on a set of basic human rights for children and implementing those rights through domestic, regional and international laws. This two-credit course serves as an introduction to international children's rights, and explores such thematic topics as corporal punishment, intercountry adoption, juvenile justice, child labor, and international child abduction.