Law of the Sea

Law of the Sea

Law of the Sea

A thorough analysis of the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea, focusing on legal and policy issues. It sets the historical development of the law of the sea; a framework for understanding the Law of the Sea Convention;

  • baselines under the Convention; maritime zones under the jurisdiction of the coastal state;
  • the high seas;
  • the deep seabed;
  • maritime boundary delimitation;
  • Australian maritime boundary issues;
  • protection of the marine environment under the Law of the Sea Convention;
  • the legal regime for managing marine resources in the exclusive economic zone and continental shelf;
  • the legal regime for managing marine living resources on the high seas;
  • practical aspects of the continental shelf;
  • emerging issues; and
  • dispute settlement under the Law of the Sea Convention. 

Administrative Details

Venue: University of Wollongong, Wollongong NSW. Full details will be sent to registrants.

Fees: The fee for each course is A$2,750.00 (including GST). 

Accommodation: Accommodation may be available on campus if sufficient prior notice is provided. Alternatively, accommodation is available at nearby hotels or motels.

To enquire about our courses or for assistance with accommodation, please contact us.

Available Courses

Dates Duration Registration

19 - 23 June 2017

5 days

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Last reviewed: 8 March, 2017