The Binnenhof at night

Academic Program - The Hague, Netherlands

The Hague program contains four separate one-credit-hour courses. Classes will meet during the mornings, Monday-Thursday, leaving afternoons and three-day weekends free for travel and other activities. All course instructions will be in English.

This summer study abroad program has been approved by the American Bar Association.

Interior of government building

The Hague program includes the following modules.

  • Indigenous Peoples in International Courts (Steven Foster, Oklahoma)
  • Freedom of Expression: Modern Challenges and Comparative Perspectives (Enrique Armijo, Elon)
  • Comparative and Transnational Criminal Procedure (Mark Dobson, Nova)
  • Violence Against Women: Armed Conflict, Exploitation and Subjugation (Luz Nagle, Stetson)

See Courses for a more complete description of the classes offered this summer.


Classes will be held at the Institute for Social Studies (ISS) in The Hague, Netherlands. The administrative office of the resident directors for the program is located nearby the classroom.