Human rights are commonly understood as, those rights which are inherent to the human being. The concept of human rights acknowledges that every single human being is entitled to enjoy his or her human rights without distinction as to race, color, sex, language, religion, political or other opinions, national or social origin, property, birth or another status. These rights are legally guaranteed by Human Rights Law, protecting individuals and groups against actions which interfere with fundamental freedoms and human dignity.
OBJECTIVES OF THIS COURSE
Upon the completion of this course, you will understand the key historical, political, legal and moral influences that have shaped the idea of “human rights” and be able to explain the concept of a right and to analyze the contemporary challenges and trends in human rights theory and practice. You will be able to identify the major international declarations, treaties, and covenants governing human rights, and also the mechanisms for monitoring and enforcing human rights standards. You will also have a strong working knowledge of the major human rights conventions, processes, and techniques. This course will also assist you to understand the application of rights in international, regional, constitutional and domestic contexts.
|Introduction to Human Rights||00:00:00|
|Theories of Human Rights||00:00:00|
|International Human Rights Instruments and Bodies||00:00:00|
|Human Rights and Indian Constitution||00:00:00|
|Human Rights Violations and Case Studies||00:00:00|
|Human Rights Law Online Test||01:00:00|